Baku. Vusal Nabiyev - APA-Economics. Today, the 14th International Transport, Transit and Logistics Exhibition (TransCaspian 2015), and Caspian International Road Infrastructure and Public Transport Exhibition (Road and Traffic 2015) kicked off at the Baku Expo Center.
According to APA-Economics, both exhibitions are supported by the Ministry of Transport. AZPROMO also provide official support to the exhibitions. At the same time, TansCaspian exhibition is in close cooperation with TRASECA.
As the leading event of the transport sector in the Caucasus region, the TransCaspian exhibition contributes to the development of transport infrastructure in Azerbaijan, it demonstrates the potential of attracting cargo for transit through Azerbaijan and helps find the best transportation options for cargo owners.
TransCaspian 2015 presents companies from Azerbaijan, Austria, Belarus, France, Georgia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, and Switzerland. The range of exhibitors includes Access Trans, Alstom Transport, Auto Lift Gmbh, Liebherr, Stadler Rail Management AG, TransCaucas Terminals, Gomel Wagon Works, Pervaya Lokomotivnaya Kompaniya (First Locomotive Company), Uralvagonzavod Plant, MTZ Transmash and many others. Along with commercial companies, the Azerbaijan’s public transport structures - Azerbaijan Railways, Azerbaijan State Caspian Shipping Company and the State Automobile Transport Service are participating in the exhibition. The exhibition also presents sectors such as maritime and land transport, ports and port facilities, rail transport, information systems and commercial vehicles. The TransCaspian exhibition is sponsored by the Swiss Stadler Rail Management AG company, who manufacture railroad passenger cars, specialized rail cars and trams.
The 5th Caspian International Road Infrastructure and Public Transport Exhibition, Road and Traffic 2015, is the leading trade event in the region and creates a platform for professionals involved in road and tunnel design and construction, road safety, ITS and public transport. The Road and Traffic 2015 exhibition is organized by Iteca Caspian LLC and its partner ITE Group Plc.
The anniversary exhibition will be attended by companies from Azerbaijan, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Russia, Turkey, the USA, among other countries. Participants at the exhibition include Azvirt, AzerInshaat Servis, Azer-Turk AS, Azeryolservis, AZD Praha, Carlson Software, E-Mak, Ekomobil, KentKart Ege Elektronik, Hofmann Gmbh, Holcim Azerbaijan, Jenoptik Traffic Solutions, Kolin Inshaat, Tarsa Kompozit Boya Makina, TENSAR, Car Transport Service of Azerbaijan, Dorojnie Systemi, Zitron, Complex Technical Centre Metallokonstruktsiya JSC, and Intelligent Transport Management Centre in Baku.
These companies will present services related to the design and construction of roads, bridges and tunnels, as well as road-building equipment and materials, road safety devices, road marking equipment, ventilation systems for the underground, car and traffic monitors, software for the design of urban infrastructure, Intellectual Transport Management Systems, buses and more. Visitors can expect to see many new pavement and road construction products. This year, the test driving of electric cars (battery-driven vehicles), presented by Ekomobil, will be held in the Baku Expo Centre’s outside area.
On May 13, Stadler Rail Group and Azerbaijan Railways CJSC will sign a contract.
The exhibitions will last till May 14.