Company: Italcertifer

Country: Turkey

Geographic area: Middle East North Africa

Commissioned by: Turkish national railway company (TCDD)

Year: 2014 (in progress)

The project

The project includes an independent assessment of the security of the Ankara-Konya upgrade to an increased maximum speed of 300km/h.

In order to reduce travel time and increase safety standards, the verification involves the following structural subsystems: Infrastructure, Energy, Signalling (ERTMS level 2).

Technology and know how

As part of the project, Italcertifer has exported its deep knowledge of European safety standards, technical specifications for interoperability, and ERTMS level 2 technology.

Graphic: Italcertifer project in Turkey