Seizing the Golden Opportunity

The article describes plans in China directed at further development of the national rail network. It gives an overview of medium and long-term plans taken on by Chinese Railways (CR). The article describes the core framework of the national high speed network including high-technology mixed traffic routes, passenger-dedicated lines, and inter-regional trunk lines. Also discussed is the progress that has been made in adopting a modern communications technology, reconstruction of stations, and deployment of the EMU fleet. Included is a table showing passenger-dedicated lines and high speed inter-city lines in China, including those in operation, under construction, and planned.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01141281
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: BTRIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 22 2009 1:05PM