Professor Fei Xu of southwest Jiao tong university: China's high-speed rail glory and dream
October 10, China Economic Net Shenzhen report (Guocai Lin, correspondent Ying Gu)
In recent years, beijing-tianjin inter-city railway, wuhan-guangzhou high speed railway, Zheng west high speed railway, Jiangsu -Nanjing inter-city high-speed railway opened one after another. Tibet, Xinxiang and the southwest border area also built a lot of railway lines, and there are a lot of new line is to start up.
"China is becoming a global leader, the future of the world railway is in China." international union of railway high-speed railways Chief director Ignacio Barron predicted like this for the rapid development of China's high-speed rail.
"High-speed rail is most likely to be the pattern of an era transportation, it will influence the existing sea power period, and make the land power once again become an important strategy." The southwest Jiao tong university professor Fei Xu said in an interview with China Economic Net, "In recent years we pay more and more attention to" sea power ", but we will also be necessary to re-examine "sea power" and "land power 'relationship, establish a new concept of land power of hedge of sea power.
On September 24, southwest Jiao tong university and Yancheng city people's government signed a strategic cooperation agreement about rail transit. The southwest Jiao tong university professor Fei Xu, Yancheng municipal party committee secretary Kejiang Zhu, the communist party of China and Shenzhen Yuan Zhida technology CO., LTD., Jiangsu Yuan Zhida Rail Transit development CO., LTD., chairman Fei Zhang and so on have attended the signing ceremony.
According to the strategic cooperation agreement, southwest Jiao tong university decided to set up laboratory in Yancheng industrial park in order to transform rail transit scientific research achievements .This means that the high-speed railway started trying to privatization, Yuan Zhida corporate has become the first to try this which will open a new chapter of China's high-speed rail development.
Professor Xu Fei pointed out that China's high-speed rail has become a new national security strategy fulcrum. From Tianyou Zhan rate led his school students to start the first Chinese independent design of Beijing railway in 1905 to the construction of the republic of chengdu-chongqing railway which founded by southwest Jiao tong university after the founding of new China. Southwest Jiao tong university also predicated in establishing the first railway electrification railway baocheng railway, the first underground railway Beijing metro, the world's highest railway the qinghai-tibet railway and the first inter-city high-speed railway the beijing-tianjin inter-city railway.
Today, China has 11000 km high-speed railway tracks and there are 1000 high-speed rail trains running every day, and also has 4973 kilometers of city light rails and subways, this number is still in rapid growth. Southeast Asia, South America, Africa, and many European countries have provided offer olive to China's high-speed rail.
"Technical perfect, mature experience, quality assurance, cost-effective, these are the most distinguishing features of high speed rail in China." professor Xu Fei pointed out that "the United States has an apple, China has a high-speed rail. China's high-speed rail has experienced independent research and development, and also experienced innovative creation, which equals the ancient silk road of the land. We can see the glory in China is gradually returning from hundreds of years ago, dream is implementing step by step."
Southwest Jiao tong university was founded in 1896, There have appeared three "atomic and hydrogen bombs and man-made satellite" founding fathers, 57 academicians at home and abroad. Yisheng Mao, Kezhen Zhu, Nengkuan Chen, Mengsu Wang, etc., and Professor Weihua Zhang at national rail traction, director of national key laboratory are all known by people. Today's southwest Jiao tong university has become China's high-speed rail technology research and development and talent training base, which plays an important role in bearing China to spread to the globe.
"Southwest Jiao tong university selects Yuan Zhida to cooperate because of its strength, passion and efficiency; it selects laboratory to locate in Yancheng because of Yancheng location advantage and equipment foundation. " professor Fei Xu said, "It is like the different costs of light rail, subway and high-speed rail track, adding private manufacturing and operating genes. China's high-speed rail will form a worldwide stage."
According to "China's medium and long-term railway network planning", by 2012, China will complete 42 high-speed railway passenger dedicated lines, which based on “the four horizontal "as the backbone of national rapid passenger transportation network. This line covers a total mileage of 13000 kilometers. By 2020, the 200 km/h high-speed railway mileage will reach 50000 kilometers, which means China railway will enter into an era of rapid development.