Desolate army patrols along China’s Qinghai-Tibet Railway and Highway

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Desolate army patrols along China’s Qinghai-Tibet Railway and Highway” – below is their description. Soldiers from China’s Qinghai Armed Police Corps patrol have been mounting lonely patrols along a railway and highway on the Tibetian Plateau, the world’s highest and largest plateau. Chinese state media recently … Read more Desolate army patrols along China’s Qinghai-Tibet Railway and Highway

Growing vegetables on Qinghai-Tibet Railway?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Growing vegetables on Qinghai-Tibet Railway?” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-09/Growing-vegetables-on-Qinghai-Tibet-Railway–UrVitN3tmw/index.html Can you imagine you can eat the freshest organic vegetables while taking the train on the Qinghai-Tibet Railway, and even cut them by yourself? #HighSpeedRailTour CGTN YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the … Read more Growing vegetables on Qinghai-Tibet Railway?

30 seconds to Lhasa

CGTN published this video item, entitled “30 seconds to Lhasa” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-09/30-seconds-to-Lhasa-UrQkfN7dS0/index.html Enjoy this quick 30-second video while CGTN takes you on tour on the Qinghai-Tibet Railway from Xining, the provincial capital of Qinghai, to Lhasa, capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region. #HighSpeedRailTour CGTN YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more 30 seconds to Lhasa

Live: Changing locomotives on world’s highest railway line 世界海拔最高的高原铁路是如何换车头的?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Changing locomotives on world’s highest railway line 世界海拔最高的高原铁路是如何换车头的?” – below is their description. Ge’ermu Railway Station is a key stop on the Qinghai-Tibet railway line. It’s the point where the locomotive is changed to tackle a steep 5,000-meter climb on the world’s highest railway line. Tune in to … Read more Live: Changing locomotives on world’s highest railway line 世界海拔最高的高原铁路是如何换车头的?

Engineering marvel: Qinghai-Tibet Railway

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Engineering marvel: Qinghai-Tibet Railway” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-05/Engineering-marvel-Qinghai-Tibet-Railway-UkSMPu1jhu/index.html Qinghai-Tibet Railway, a railroad built on the roof of the world – known as one of China’s greatest engineering projects of the 21st century – sets the record for having the longest track on frozen earth. #HighSpeedRailTour … Read more Engineering marvel: Qinghai-Tibet Railway

A three-generation dream on Qinghai-Tibet Railway

CGTN published this video item, entitled “A three-generation dream on Qinghai-Tibet Railway” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-05/A-three-generation-dream-on-Qinghai-Tibet-Railway-Uknw0Kf3gI/index.html Li Haifeng, Li Xiujin and Li Wangfu are three generations of a family that have chosen the same occupation: train maintenance. From clumsy tools to high-technology, train inspecting methods has changed hugely. Li Wangfu, in … Read more A three-generation dream on Qinghai-Tibet Railway

Megastructures: Extreme Railways on National Geographic Channel

Engineer Pasi Lautala takes a look at the hi-tech solutions employed by the Chinese government in building the Qinghai-Tibet railway, which runs all the way from Xining to Lhasa. The 1000 kilometre track was planned over 50 years ago but had to wait until modern technology and engineering know-how could help to overcome the harsh … Read more Megastructures: Extreme Railways on National Geographic Channel