Major metro train rail yard speeds up construction
Updated : 2020-06-12
By ( e.my399.com )
The rail yard will be located in the Xiangfang district of Harbin city, in China’s northeastern Heilongjiang province.
The rolling stock facility is 451 meters wide from north to south and 1,295 meters long from east to west, covering a total area of 437,100 square meters, equivalent to 60 football fields.
A Harbin metro spokesman said that the rail yard will be able to accommodate 72 metro trains when put into use.
It will be the largest metro train parking place in the cold region of China, which has a long and severe winter.
Currently, a total of 870 workers from 11 construction units are working on site. The main structure is expected to complete construction in June, 2021.
Heilongjiang Provincial Hospital launched a service offering nucleic acid tests for COVID-19.
Harbin launched 11 measures to increase subsidies, support stable employment and strengthen guaranteed services.
The government of Harbin recently released new guidelines for curbing a COVID-19 outbreak.
The business environment in Harbin has seen significant improvements since the launch of measures in recent years that targeted simplifying business license applications.