Daxing Airport: 8 thousand workers at work to respect the times
The opening is scheduled for June 2019
Today at Daxing International Airport, which will open to the public in June 2019, a visit was made to Li Jianhua, the Executive Director of the project made and built by the Beijing Urban Construction Group. The new Beijing airport will have to lighten the very strong pressure that the one already operating in the Chinese capital, and to be ready by the scheduled opening date are 8 thousand workers who are working to build it.
The capacities of the new airport will be impressive, because in addition to design and futuristic technologies it will count on eight operational tracks and will be able to handle up to 72 million passengers a year by 2025, the year in which it should be fully operational. All at a total cost of 63.9 billion yuan (about 8 billion euros), also necessary for the purchase of the 200 thousand tons of steel that will be used to build the airport infrastructure.
The program of the works - also thanks to the intensive use of the operatives goes ahead smoothly and as mentioned by Li "the checkpoint has been reached even in time, with the use of techniques and materials totally compliant with international standards".
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