Track Laying Work for Menghua Railway Hunan Section
The photo, taken on February 20, 2019, shows China Railway 19 Bureau Group construction workers lay the tracks for 28th section of Menghua Railway Line, or the Inner Mongolia-Jiangxi Railway Line, at Yongxing Village, Shegang Town, Liuyang City. (Photo/Tong Di, Hunan Daily)
Track laying started at the end of 2018 for Menghua Railway Hunan section, which is 304 km in length. The work is expected to be finished by the end of this March.
The 1,837-km railway is an important coal transport route linking north China's coal-rich Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with central and south China. It is scheduled to open to traffic on October 1, 2019.