From October 15 to 18, 2016, the Construction Drawing Design of Zhengbukou Double-line Lock/Shenqiu Hub of Shaying River Waterway Upgrading Project from Zhoukou to Henan Provincial Boundary, which was prepared by a consortium led by the Anhui Provincial Communications Survey & Design Institute Co., Ltd., was adopted the review from the Henan Provincial Department of Transportation in Zhengzhou.
The Henan section of the Shaying River Waterway, which is planned as the IV-class waterway, is the key construction waterway listed in the National Inland Waterway and Port Layout Plan (2006- 2020) and the Henan Inland River Shipping Development Plan (2006-2020). In order to speed up the construction of main channel project of Shaying River waterway, the provincial and municipal project construction headquarters were set up in Henan Province and the project is listed as the provincial key construction project. The project, the preliminary design of which was approval in early June 2016, has been included in the investment plan of the second half of the year by the Ministry of Transport, and is planned to commerce during the year.
The Shaying River waterway upgrading project from Zhoukou to Henan provincial boundary is the largest single project in Henan Province obtained by joint bidding with the Anhui Provincial Communications Survey & Design Institute Co., Ltd. as the leading unit. The members of the consortium includes China Water Huaihe Planning, Design and Research Co., Ltd., Henan Provincial Communications Planning & Design Institute Co., Ltd., etc. The project, expanding from Zhongzhou Road and Bridge in Zhoukou to Anhui-Henan boundary, is 89.4km long and will be constructed in accordance with the IV class standards. The main construction contents include waterway engineering, ship lock engineering, hub engineering, port engineering, bridge engineering, etc. The total investment of the project is about RMB 2.85 billion.
The main content of this review is Zhengbukou double-line lock project and Shenqiu hub project. The project’s preliminary design was approved by Henan Development and Reform Commission on June 1, 2016. According to the owner’ requirements of commencement within the year, once the preliminary design was approved, the project team of the Anhui Provincial Communications Survey & Design Institute Co., Ltd. began the construction drawing design work and made the on-the-spot survey and finally completed the draft construction drawing design of Zhengbukou double-line lock project and Shenqiu hub project at the end of September. The draft construction drawing design, which was complete in content and was easy for expert review, approval from the Development and Reform Commission and ownership construction tender, won unanimous appraisal from owners and the competent units.