BEIJING, March 31 (ChinaMil) — The Jintai Railway, the first independently built and operated electrified railway in Zhejiang Province, was completed on Monday, laying a solid foundation for its operation, China Railway 22nd Bureau Group Co., Ltd said on Monday.
According to the bureau of China railway 22 group four jin tai railway project manager Song Hongji introduction, national key project, some 231.968 km railway is China’s zhejiang province of the August plan “planning for the construction of major rail projects, zhejiang railway network” two longitudinal and five horizontal and two radiation “, one of the “five horizontal” in zhejiang province is the first independent construction, independent operation of electrified railway. It is designed to run at a speed of 160 kilometers per hour and will take about one and a half hours to travel from Jinhua to Taizhou after its opening.
As passenger and cargo and ship the electrified railway, jin tai railway opened to traffic, not only to further improve the layout of railway network in Yangtze river delta and regional comprehensive transportation system, plays a significant role to promote economic development along the line, at the same time, it will connect directly to the Chinese port of taizhou port of the core area of door head and logistics hub of middle of zhejiang jinhua, yiwu, “international procurement center” for zhejiang coastal ports group of rear ShuYun add a port logistics channels, further improve the rail and port cooperation channel capacity, such as convenience goods circulation, central European trains power which has been opened and development of the Marine silk road, It is of great significance to the rapid recovery and development of China’s economy after the COVID-19 epidemic.
It is reported that the Jintai railway is expected to open in June this year. (after)