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The lightweight, carbon-fibre locomotive rolled off the production line and made its debut at a ceremony in the south-western city of Chengdu on Wednesday.
(Permalink) China Maglev

China has unveiled a new high-speed bullet train designed for extremely cold climates. The CR400AF-G train can operate at speeds of up to 350 kilometers per hour in temperatures as low as -40 degrees Celsius.
(Permalink) China

China has unveiled a mega bridge-building machine that's expected to construct railway overpasses faster and cheaper. Footage shows the machine working in Fujian, China.
(Permalink) China

For months, it has been increasingly obvious that China's shiny new high-speed rail system is not the triumph of national planning that Beijing or Western admirers claimed.
(Permalink) China Derailment

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