Will China's subway enter the United States? You heard me! With a loud siren, the American subway made in China was officially unveiled. In October 16th, Changchun Zhongche railway car Limited by Share Ltd developed one of the first American Boston Orange Line subway cars off the assembly line, is expected to arrive in the US in December, becoming the first U.S. market of domestic rail transportation equipment.
This batch of metro vehicles with stainless steel body structure strength, safety, quality control, management system and other aspects of the American Standard, is the first domestic vehicle systems are American standard product design, implementation of the United States standard total up to more than 120.
The appearance of the car takes a special process, looks very flat, and car glass almost seamless.
A button specially designed for the disabled is set up outside the carriage. Once the disabled person presses the button, the subway stops about half a meter of pedals and seamlessly connects with the platform to facilitate the disabled to get on the train. There are at least 3-4 disabled persons in each compartment.
The camera in the car provides real-time monitoring screen to the local management department and the national security department, which greatly guarantees the safety of passengers. In addition, the vehicle also adds a new anti accident management system, real-time control and communication system, automatic number of passengers computing system, as well as real-time monitoring and video recording functions. Among them, the implementation of automatic passenger number calculation system relies on the infrared detector set on the upper part of the carriage, which can monitor the passenger volume of the carriage, with an accuracy rate of 99%.
Boston Metro was opened to traffic in 1897. It was the earliest subway in the United states. At present, the Boston metro Orange Line and red line train with six or four carriages organized operations, has been serving for more than 40 years. Compared with Boston's decades old "classic cars", these metro vehicles will greatly improve the travel experience of American passengers. The Massachusetts traffic department has been drying out subway cars in its Twitter account, which has been praised by a large number of netizens, and hopes that Boston metro cars will be updated as soon as possible.
In 2014, Massachusetts State Transportation Bureau invited global bidding for Boston Metro vehicles. Due to the limitations of the existing line conditions, the vehicle weight can not exceed 34 tons, this one of the most important technical parameters, the number of internationally renowned manufacturers to shut out. Through the layers of screening, the Massachusetts Department of transportation and vehicle CNR company signed 284 metro vehicle supply contracts.
At that time, Bloomberg published an article entitled "the Chinese made train is coming to Boston subway, coming to you". The article said that China and Boston Traffic Management Bureau signed a $567 million order, is responsible for providing metro vehicles throughout the city. It's also the first train order from Chinese companies in the United states.
In October 16th, metro vehicle was successfully launched, Boston local media have more focus on the "fully equipped for" orange speed. "Boston globe" published the report entitled "the new orange train is coming". "Boston Herald" published entitled "Massachusetts Bay Traffic Bureau launched a new version of orange train". It seems that the people of Boston are expecting the arrival of the Chinese subway!
Rail transportation equipment can be called a "Chinese business card"". The "made in China" subway with low cost, high efficiency and high technology has become a good choice in the United states. Since 2014 the first landed in the United States, "China manufacturing" has entered Boston, Chicago, Losangeles, Philadelphia four big city in just three years, the subway and commuter bus orders up to 1359 vehicles. Within half a year, 184 subway orders have been obtained in Boston and Losangeles, and 45 commuter bus orders have been obtained in Philadelphia.
In the near future, "China manufacturing" will stop at the prestigious Boston Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in the United States through the second and third largest city of Losangeles and Chicago, and the United States through the "Declaration of independence" published in Philadelphia...... With China as the representative of the China manufacturing is the American market, deeply embedded in American life and culture.
Great, made in china! Great, my china!
Article source: People's network