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SIYUAN builds railways overseas

Source: hubei.gov.cn 06/03/2016 05:06:29

Brief introduction to SIYUAN:

Established in 1953 and headquartered in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China Railway SIYUAN Survey & Design Group Co., Ltd. ("SIYUAN" for short) is a large integrated survey & design group company in China. SIYUAN was subordinate to the Ministry of Railways before 2003, and is afterwards affiliated to CRCC (China Railway Construction Corporation Limited). In 2007, with the listing and restructuring of CRCC, SIYUAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of this world Top 500 enterprise. At present, SIYUAN has more than 4,000 engineering technical personnel, including 2 state-level survey & design masters, over 2,600 senior and intermediate special technical staff, and over 700 registered engineers.

Since its establishment, SIYUAN has been honored with over 400 awards at both state and provincial levels for progress in science and technology, excellent engineering survey & design, excellent software, excellent standard design, etc. Of them, the new construction method for Dayoaoshan Mountain long-large railway tunnel has won the National Award for Progress in Science and Technology; the marshalling station and related works of Xuzhou terminal expansion project, general design of Beijing-Kowloon railway, high-speed design of Guangzhou-Shenzhen railway, and the computer-aided alignment design have won the top national award for excellent design, i.e. National Golden Award for Excellent Design. More than 140 design projects have been listed as New Records of Chinese Enterprises. At present, SIYUAN owns up to 80 effective patents.

Project 1: Nigeria Costal Railway

In the early morning of November 20th 2014, China Railway Construction Corporation Limited and Nigeria Ministry of Transport met in Abuja, the capital city of Nigeria, and signed the business contract on the Nigeria Costal Railway Project, with the contract amount being 11,970 million USD dollars. Our company has been cooperating with CRCC China-Africa Construction Limited on the preliminary work of this project since the year 2010, and has won the project bidding early this year.

Project 2: Mexico City - Querétaro High-Speed Railway

At 2:00 pm on the 4thof November,The Ministry of Communications and Transportation of Mexico announced that the international joint venture led by China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has won the bid for the Mexico City - Querétaro High-Speed Railway Project. If future contract is signed successfuly, this project will be the first 300km/h high-speed railway that is responsible by Chinese Enterprises overseas so far. As the technical lead and the sole design company of the joint venture, SIYUAN expert team had put great effort in the design-making process and has played an important part in assisting this "going out" of Chinese high-speed railway.

Project 3: 38km highway project in Oporoma, Bayelsa, Nigeria

The news: on May 2nd, 2014, the medium bridge located at K11+400 for the 38km-long highway project in Oporoma , Bayelsa, Nigeria commenced officially. The total length of the bridge is 40m; it is the first one of the 7 bridges specified in the design contract between and signed by SIYUAN and CCECC last year to start the construction work.

In late April, SIYUAN’s Nigeria project management team organized technicians with alignment, bridge, geology and roadbed, mapping specialties etc, to visit the project team and to clarify design issues in corporation with construction party of CCECC and Consultant Company of the client. Based on the equipments in site and construction capacity practice, they modified again the submitted design drawings and clarified relevant technical questions; as a result that they obtained construction permits smoothly.