Metro Line 1 Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien

Metro Line 1 Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien
On 16.01.2015, Ngu Thuong Company has officially started work for the project package PKG3 Metro Line 1 Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien.
On 16.01.2015, Ngu Thuong Company has officially started work for the project package PKG3 for Metro Line 1 Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien Project.
Main contractor Consortium of Sumitomo-Cienco6 / GS started work in 2013. Due to a some objective conditions have delayed the project for two years.
 
Project Summary
Project: Metro Line 1 Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien, Package 2
Location: District 1, District 2, Thu Duc District, District 9, Ho Chi Minh City. HCM
Owner: Management Authority for Urban Railways (MAUR)
Progress: 2012 to 2017 (initial plan)
Main Contractor: Sumitomo-Cienco6 Consortium
Items carried out by Ngu Thuong: Package PKG3, PKG4 It is RC structure for stations including An Phu,  National University, Tan Cang, Van Thanh Park  and Suoi Tien Terminal.
 
 
After completion of the project will be able for transporting 186,000 passengers from Mien Dong Bus Station in Long Binh Ward, District 9 to Ben Thanh in about 30 minutes.
Each station include 3 floors. The ground floor is for the entrance, stairs, machine room. Level 2 for waiting space. Level 3 is platform. Suoi Tien Terminal is 2 level as it is on downslope  to depot.
 
 

 
Perspective of An Phu station



 Perspective of Suoi Tien Ternimal


An Phu Station: Equipment is ready to work
 

An Phu Station: Start pile protected pit dug.
 
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April, 2015
 



National University Station: All foundations were completed 



National University Station: Last concrete pouring at end of April



National University Station: Colum form is ready for next state
 
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Until August 2015, PHC Pilling work has been implemented at Tan Cang and Van Thanh Park Station. Both stations were located in the soft-ground areas where time ago was a plash beside the Sai Gon riverside and Van Thanh lake. Therefore, to solve the settlement , our engineers has carefully calculated to ensure stations have a best structure.


Van Thanh Park Station:  PHC piles driving
 

Tan Cang Station: PHC piles driving 

Tan Cang Station: The connection of  Line 1 (Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien) and Line 5 (Can Giuoc - Bay Hien - Lang Cha Ca, have road branch into Tan Son Nhat)
 
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Van Thanh Park Station: Foundation was completed at Van Thanh Park Station on March 2016





Van Thanh Park Station: Few weeks later, foundation and underground tanks and rooms were covered under sand layers. Site is ready for concourse works.





Tan Cang Station: Foundation is on halfway of completion.



Tan Cang Station: Works shall be speed up with operation of tower cranes. Following general schedule, all underground works should be completed  before raining season.
(view from Sai Gon Bridge)



Van Thanh Park Station: scafolding for track platform



Van Thanh Park Station: Beam Instalation



Van Thanh Park Station: sunrise after whole night concreting



Van Thanh Park Station: Launching girdering coming to station





Tan Cang Station: Aerial View by Zing News



Tan Cang Station: Double T Beam installation



Tan Cang Station: Rebar instalation for track plaform



Tan Cang Station: Traning Before Casting concrete



Tan Cang Station: Concreting whole night



Tan Cang Station: Visiting of PMU from Khanh Hoa province



Tan Cang Station: SHIMIZU visiting



Suoi Tien Terminal: Aerial View



Suoi Tien Terminal: Aerial View

Let's have look  Metro line 1 Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien on Zing News 



 

Author: Nguyen Tan