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Construction of 3-storey railway station in the depths of the Great Wall of China completed

Saturday, February 5, 2022

A railway station has been built in the depths of the Great Wall of China, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, from where trains will travel fast.

The project took 3 years to complete. The project started in 2016. There were many difficulties in the construction of the railway station and the tunnel.


The speed of this train from the capital Beijing to the Great Wall of China has been reduced from one and a half hours to 27 minutes.

The depth of this railway station is 102 meters while it covers an area of ​​36,000 square meters. This railway station is the largest railway station in the world.

Several meters deep excavations were carried out to lay the station and railway line in order to protect the ancient valuable heritage from any possible damage due to the construction.

The construction of a complex station building, including a 12 km long tunnel, under UNESCO World Heritage Site was no less of a challenge.

According to the media, this was a very difficult task.

 'in which explosives were used to ground in such a way that the vibration generated by each explosion did not exceed 0.2 centimeters per second.

The train will also be useful for athletes at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics who will have to travel between the two cities of Beijing and Chung Jia Koh.

In addition, it travels at a speed of 350 kilometers per hour, reducing the three-hour journey between the two Olympic host cities, Beijing and Chung Jia Koh, to 56 minutes.

A driver is constantly on the train to monitor the automatic train. This train has the ability to run and stop on its own and also adjusts its speed between stations.


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OTG Newz