Xinggang Street Tunnel to be operational before Aug
The picture shows that a worker is installing enameled pressed steels on the wall of Xinggang Street Tunnel on Mar 20.
It is reported that the concrete structure of the main part of the tunnel has been basically completed and 60% of the installation work of light-current system, electromechanical equipment and adornments fulfilled, thus the tunnel is expected to open to traffic by the end of July.
Located in the hub of Huxi CBD, the 1,560-meter two-way four-lane tunnel starts from Sumu Road in the north, and through the tunnel, people can directly drive to the underground parking lot of Suzhou Center.
Apart from the tunnel, the whole Xinggang Street Tunnel project includes 420-meter two-way four-lane underpass beneath Xiandai Avenue (under synchronized construction), Dongfang Zhimen (Gate of the Orient) Station of Suzhou Rail Transit Line 3, public facility project on the east of Xinggang Street (public parking lot and planting included) and pedestrian bridge above Xinggang Street.
March 20, 2017