GE introduced with its partner, TÜLOMSAŞ at Innotrans 2012 in Berlin, the first GE PowerHaul Locomotive to be manufactured in Turkey. GE’s strategic relationship with TÜLOMSAŞ, a regional leader in locomotives manufacturing and maintenance, is for producing locomotives under GE license for the European, Middle East and North African markets. GE is providing leading technology and components while TÜLOMSAŞ provides manufacturing and assembly in Turkey for PowerHaul, GE’s most technologically advanced, fuel efficient and low emissions diesel electric freight locomotive to date.
“GE is committed to technical leadership, deep enduring relationships and global competitiveness,” said Lorenzo Simonelli, President and CEO of GE Transportation. “We are honored to partner with TÜLOMSAŞ who bring advanced technology and manufacturing skills and is a strategic partner for strengthening GE’s regional capabilities.”
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