Platform Edge Doors on Beijing Subway Line 13 and Batong Line Enter Trial Service Beginning Today

Platform edge doors have entered into trial operations today on Beijing Subway Line 13 and the Batong Line, according to the Beijing Subway. They will be used all day. Line 13 and the Batong Line continue to run under tight schedules — 2 minutes and 40 seconds for Line 13 (which equals just over 22… Continue reading Platform Edge Doors on Beijing Subway Line 13 and Batong Line Enter Trial Service Beginning Today

Beijing: Sihui East Subway Station to Close on 18 October 2014 Only for Improvement Works

Due to track-level improvement works, Beijing’s Sihui East Subway Station will be closed on Saturday, 18 October 2014, for the day only. This is to allow these works to proceed. On that day, all Line 1 trains will terminate at Sihui. Batong Line trains will skip Sihui East and head directly from the Sihui terminus… Continue reading Beijing: Sihui East Subway Station to Close on 18 October 2014 Only for Improvement Works