(Enorth.com.cn)“By late December, except the main line of Beijing-Shanhaiguan Railway near Laozhanfang, all civil engineerings of the underground entrance hall are finished,” said Zhou Hanqiang, chief of the rebuilding project of Tianjin Railway Station, “all project has ushered into the final stage.”
It’s learned from the construction site of Tianjin Railway Station that internal and external decoration already begins for the newly-built underground entrance hall, elevated waiting hall and inter-city station. The heating equipment at the ground floor of the central hall of the inter-city station is already established, 50% of the glass curtain wall at the north façade is already constructed and the glass curtain wall for the elevated waiting hall is already finished completely. According to Zhou Hanqiang, the installation of the ventilation, air conditioner and water and electrical pipeline will be finished before December 31.
The roof assumes a shape of “rising sun”
When the inter-city railway opens, passengers to Beijing and Tianjin must get on and get off the train at the inter-city station. Zhou Hanqiang said that the ground entrance hall is at the ground floor of the station and a ticket office is designed on the west and east side of the hall; the entrance halls on the ground floor and the 2nd floor are connected with escalator and passengers can enter the escalated waiting hall from the 2nd floor.
When entering the construction site of rebuilding project of Tianjin Railway Station, the reporter saw that the metal panel is already installed and 50% of the glass curtain wall at the north façade is already constructed.
The reporter saw at the inter-city station that the workers are laying “oxygen-resistant” pipelines in order to prevent the occurrence of the wall-mounting of impurity in the water. According to the construction personnel, the floor heating adopted by the inter-city station not only has small heat loss, but also save the spaces.
The elevated waiting hall is concise and permeable
The elevated waiting hall has the function of connecting two station buildings on the north and south part. At present, the roof steel structure of the elevated waiting hall is already finished, the side glass curtain wall and plate heating are already installed and the construction personnel are installing the steel structure in the pipe corridor and toilets.
Decoration for the underground entrance hall begins
The length, the width and the storey height of the underground entrance hall is 187 m, 54 m and 8.5 m respectively. There are ticket window, information desk and medical care room in the hall. Presently, the pre-decoration preparation already finished and the fine decoration already counts down.
It’s learned from the construction personnel that the automatic escalators to be installed in the hall are already in production and will be installed 20 days later. A total of 14 sightseeing elevators are installed from the underground entrance hall to the platform layer.
The reporter learned that the re-decoration of the south station building of Tianjin Railway Station is conducted like a raging fire. Presently, the dismantling for the south station building is finished, laying a solid foundation for the next refurbishing.