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Xiamen to use Air Atomizing Dust Suppression System for metro construction

The Air Atomizing Dust Suppression System is a facility that is able to suppress 80% of the dust pollution created by construction sites.     The Xiamen government is going to promote the application of the Air Atomizing Dust Suppression System to improve the city’s air quality. By the end of October, 7 metro stations which are under construction in Siming district are expected to be equipped with the Air Atomizing Dust Suppression System. As experimental sites, the Wanke Mid-Lake Island and the International Center have already been equipped with Atomizing

Xiamen invites public to name tunnel boring machine for Metro Line 1

A tunnel boring machine made by China Railway Tunneling Equipment Co.,Ltd   Construction on the hotly anticipated Metro Line 1 is now in full swing in the city. As the excavation of the tunnels on the line will start soon, the city recently unveiled the tunnel boring machines (TBM) which will tunnel beneath the downtown area. Xiamen metro construction will use the CTE-6450 tunnel boring machine made by China Railway Tunneling Equipment Co.,Ltd.   A tunnel boring machine (TBM) is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil

Construction of SM City Plaza station of Xiamen Metro Line 1 to start

  Construction on the hotly anticipated Metro Line 1 is now in full swing in the city. The SM City Plaza Stop will be fenced up for construction from 19th January to 18th May, sina.com.cn reports. The SM City Plaza Station is located at the intersection of Jiahe Road and Xianyue Road. During construction, the fence will occupy 8 main lanes on Jiahe Road. A temporary sidewalk will be set up, according to reports. After the fence is put up, four “No Left Turn” signs will be set up at the crossroads. By then, Xipu Road (西浦路) and Yupu Road (屿浦路) will be

Xiamen expected to start construction on metro line 2 this year

  Xiamen is expected to start construction on metro line 2 this year as the construction for metro line 1 is currently underway, reports Haixi Morning News. Xiamen party secretary Wang Menghui said the city will continue to improve its investment structure and focus on improving the industrial quality and the bearing capacity and livability of the city this year. The city will focus on 238 key projects this year, which boast a total investment of 604.8 billion yuan. An annual investment of about 80 billion yuan will be poured into these projects. Wang revealed the

14 bus lines in Xiamen to be adjusted as metro stations start construction

    The construction on Xiamen’s highly anticipated Metro Line 1 has recently begun. Therefore, changes have been made to the location of some bus stops in the city, Xiamen Daily reports. The location of the 12 changed bus stations, including East Hudong Road stops, Lianhua Lukou East stops, North Lvcuo Stops and Gaoqi Railway Station Stops, together with West Hudong Road stop (one side) and Malong stop (direction towards off-lying islands), have made some necessary adjustments following the kick-off of construction on the Metro Line 1. According to

Heavy traffic expected on Jiahe Road as metro stations start construction

    Xiamen police warned of heavy traffic on Jiahe Road on Monday as the construction for 4 stations of Metro Line 1 has started on the north-south artery road on Xiamen Island. The construction for the 4 metro stations, SM City Plaza station, Tangbian station, Lianhua Lukou station and Gaoqi station, will greatly reduce the traffic capacity on Jiahe Road, the traffic police said.  258 policemen have been dispatched to guard the sites and guide traffic flows to help alleviate the traffic pressure. The police reminded motorists to bypass the
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