Construction on subway line 2 makes progress
A train that will operate on subway line 2 in Shaoxing, East China's Zhejiang province undergoes a debugging test on Nov 30. [Photo/zj.zjol.com.cn]
The first phase of subway line 2 in Shaoxing, East China's Zhejiang province entered the train debugging stage on Nov 30, according to local media.
Debugging, which consists of a series of tests on related systems, is a significant step in ensuring the safe and efficient operation of subway trains.
The subway, which is scheduled to open to traffic in 2023, will be the first fully automated subway line in Shaoxing.
The 10.55-km track, which consists of nine stations, starts from Jinghu Hospital and ends at Tandu village. The line will have a maximum speed of 100 km/h.