APAYDIN VISITED THE ITALIAN RAILLINES

APAYDIN VISITED THE ITALIAN RAILLINES

GENERAL DIRECTOR OF TCDD İSA APAYDIN HAD ACTUALIZED IMPORTANT MEETINGS DURING HIS VISIT TO THE ITALIAN RAILLINES AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES.

General Director of TCDD İsa Apaydın visited the Italian Raillines (FS) and its subsidiaries between May 23 and 26, 2017.

Within the scope of his visit, ‘Memorandum of Understanding for Improving Cooperation in the Railway Area between TCDD and FS’, which was expired, was extended by the signatures of General Director of TCDD and Vice President of UIC İsa Apaydın and General Director of FS and President of UIC Renato Mazzoncini.

During the bilateral discussion that was realized during the Apaydın’s visit to Italy, issues such as the development of the international railway sector, UIC General Board meeting that will take place in Istanbul in July and will be hosted by TCDD, UIC World High-Speed Congress that will be held in Ankara on May 8-11, 2018 were addressed.

Within the scope of the visit, where a series of meetings were actualized with Italferr and Italcertifer, subsidiaries of the Italian Raillines operator FS, observations were carried out at the mentioned establishments’ technical facilities.

Apaydın received information from the authorized persons on the Rome Termini Station that provides intermodal transportation to Frecciarossa 1000 high-speed train with a 400 km/h design and 360 km/h operational speed, and the tractive and trailing stock lab within the YHT Control Center Italcertifer.