11-12 April, 2018

Istanbul Rail Tech Conference and Exhibition

Istanbul Congress Center ( İCC )
Istanbul, Turkey

  • 06 December 2017

    Eurasian rail investments in 2018 and beyond

    When it comes to investment in its railways, Turkey is not messing around. From now until 2023, up to $45 billion will have been spent on everything from station equipment upgrades to an entire new high-speed rail network.

  • 16 November 2017

    The Turkish rail sector’s top trends

    Sitting at the heart of a $500 billion region-wide investment programme is Turkey’s rail sector. From now until 2023, Turkish authorities are planning on pumping $45 billion into the sector, in the form of new track, updated rolling stock, and buying of the necessary rail technology.

  • 07 November 2017

    Introducing Istanbul Rail Tech

    With $45 billion being pumped into Turkish railways until at least 2023, Istanbul Rail Tech is here to help you capture this massive spending.

  • 03 November 2017

    First train of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway took off

    On the first service of “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) Railway”, which will revive the Historical Silk Road, the grain brought from Kazakhstan is being transported to Mersin Port. The railway built within the scope of the joint project by Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan passes 76 km through Turkey, 259 km through Georgia and 503 km through Azerbaijan.

  • 15 May 2017

    Foreign railway technology suppliers winning big in Turkey

    US$45 billion is being poured into the Turkish Railways until at least 2023. As a result the nation's key rail tech buyers are finding their pockets deepening. The result? Companies noticing gaps in the market and filling them as Turkey looks for the very best in railway related solutions. Find out who the international companies are.

  • 24 April 2017

    5 big trends shaping rail technology worldwide

    Technology is constantly innovating and the rail sector like any other needs to keep up. But what are the 5 biggest trends that are shaping the rail technology landscape at the moment?

  • 19 April 2017

    Turkey hurls money into upgrading rolling stock

    Turkey's railways are undergoing a revolution, with new lines being created and existing ones upgraded. Without fresh rolling stock all of this development is pointless, but Turkey is investing heavily in new train sets going forward. Find out more

  • 13 March 2017

    On track: A look at railway development in Turkey

    Turkey holds a crucial geographical placement at a crossroads of continents. Despite this the railway infrastructure has remained underdeveloped, that is until US$40 billion of investment was announced.