"Voice of Shaanxi ,Via Which We Communicatie With The World" interview team visited Shaanxi Province Railway Group
Description： Railway Group is mainly responsible for the planning of Shaanxirailway network, acceleration of construction of high-speed railway, inter-cityrailway and general railway.
On June 26, "Shine in the new era, Navigate in the new Silk Road——Voice of Shaanxi ,Via Which We Communicatie With The World" and "Take thestate-owned enterprise responsibility and forge ahead" themed interviewgroup visited Shaanxi Province Railway Group Co., Ltd. to detailedly understandthe planning and construction of Shaanxi railway.
Railway Group is a large provincial state-owned enterprise organized andestablished by Shaanxi Provincial Party Committee and the provincial governmenton October 17, 2016 in order to speed up the set-up of provincial comprehensivetransportation system and to realize the railway construction goal of "High-speedtrain for each city, inter-city train for the central Shaanxi plain and speedtrain to the nation" based on the original railway investment andfinancial body. Railway Group is mainly responsible for the planning of Shaanxirailway network, acceleration of construction of high-speed railway, inter-cityrailway and general railway, operational management of local railway,development and use of resources along the railway area, railway constructionfinancing and railway fund management, and the railway-related capitaloperation.
As is known, during the "13th Five-Year Plan", Railway Group willimplement or plan to implement 7 high-speed train projects, 9 inter-cityrailway projects and 4 general railway projects, with construction investmentof over 300 billion Yuan. By the end of the "13th Five-Year Plan",Shaanxi operation length of railway will exceed 6500 kilometers. In 2017,Railway Group modified and compiled the inter-city railway network plan for thecities in the central Shaanxi plain. After the modification and compile, Shaanxiinter-city railway plans to cover total construction length of 2891 kilometers.By then, Shaanxi inter-city railway will cover all the counties, 5A scenicareas and 90% of 4A scenic areas in the central Shaanxi plain and accommodate45% of the tourists, forming a transportation loop of 0.5-hour to Xi'an and1.5-hour between Xi'an and other cities in the central Shaanxi plain.
Railway Group will speed up the implementation of "X" plus"+" high-speed railway network plan and the "One core, twoloops, six directions" inter-city railway network plan in the centralShaanxi and strive to reach a total Shaanxi railway length of 2400 kilometersin 2020, to consolidate the status of being a high-speed railway pivotprovince, to form a basic framework for inter-city railway network in centralShaanxi and to constantly enhance the transportation of both travelers andgoods.