Dali-Lijiang freeway wins national golden award
The news was updated on December 18, 2019. The Dali-Lijiang freeway in northwest Yunnan was granted a golden award recently, standing out among the 671 excellent projects, which were selected for the national awarding event.Built during 2009-2013, the highway project involved 6,165 engineering branches and 52,510 constructing items. All of the branches were rated as excellent, and all the constructed items passed the acceptance check smoothly. Moreover, the 259-kilometer freeway is coupled with 80,000 specially planted trees including pistacia, acacia, and willows.
Winding along the Erhai Lake, the Daili section of the highway features beautiful lakeside views. With a design speed of 80 kilometers per hour, the project consumed a total investment of 18.7 billion yuan. Source from http://english.yunnan.cn/html/2019/latestnews_1218/18434.html