Box girder erection of the entire Changde-Yiyang-Changsha railway in Central China's Hunan Province has been completed, a key step in the project and a foundation for on-schedule operation of the line.
Workers of China Railway No.5 Engineering Group. Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Railway Group Limited, erect the last box girder of the Changde-Yiyang-Changsha railway in Hunan Province. [Photo/sasac.gov.cn]
The railway is about 157 kilometers long and has a designed speed of 350 kilometers per hour. It is a key part of China's "eight vertical and eight horizontal" trunk railway lines of the national high-speed railway network.
A worker of China Railway No.5 Engineering Group. Co., Ltd. prepares for box girder erection. [Photo/sasac.gov.cn]
A worker of China Railway No.5 Engineering Group. Co., Ltd. inspects engineering equipment at the construction site of the Changde-Yiyang-Changsha railway. [Photo/sasac.gov.cn]
(Executive editor: Niu Yilin)