At 9:00 a.m. on June 26, the first section of Shijiazhuang Metro Line 3, invested by China Railway Construction North China Investment Co., Ltd. and constructed by China Railway Construction 17th Bureau Group, was put into trial operation, marking the formal end of the history of no subway in Hebei Province, and Hebei strides into the "subway era"
Shijiazhuang Metro is the first subway in Hebei Province, which started construction on September 28, 2012, and has lasted for five years. This is an important sign that Hebei has entered the "subway era", which is of milestone significance for Hebei Urban construction
The first project of Shijiazhuang Metro is 30.3 km long, with 25 stations, which mainly relieves the traffic pressure in the east-west direction and the railway station in Shijiazhuang city. The first phase project of line 3 is 19.5 km long, with 17 stations. It is constructed in two stages: the first section and the two sides. According to the construction sequence, by 2020, shijiazhuang will focus on the construction of line 1, line 2 and line 3, with a total length of 59.6 km and 52 stations, forming the basic framework of composite "cross" rail transit.
The opening and trial operation of the first section of Shijiazhuang Metro Line 3 will enhance the radiation driving function of Shijiazhuang City, become the landmark project of promoting the integration of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei in Hebei Province, and provide beneficial experience and reference for the infrastructure construction of xiong'an new area, which is the "millennium plan".