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Smart railway gets powered up






High-tech: A Fuxing bullet train designed to run on the Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed 
railway being exhibited in Beijing. — China Daily/Asia News Network

High-tech: A Fuxing bullet train designed to run on the Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed railway being exhibited in Beijing. — China Daily/Asia News Network

Beijing: Construction is underway on the electrical facilities for the Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed railway, which will have the world’s first automatically driven trains running at speeds of up to 350kph.

The first 1,300m overhead wire for the railway is now being set up, and smart devices will be enabled throughout the power supply system to ensure operational safety, China Railway Corporation said on Monday.

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