Look! Rail trains put on new covers
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Chongqing Grand Theater, Yangtze River Cableway and many other Chongqing landmarks are on rail trains. According to the Chongqing Rail Transit Group, the theme trains of light rail culture with Chongqing's landscapes and humanities are used on Line 2 and Line 3. You may come across them in your commuting time.
Theme trains of light rail culture become mobile scenery lines
The Line 2 and Line 3 are constructed around mountains and rivers. The beautiful scenery along the routes attracts many tourists. Chongqing rail transit is not only a convenient means for local residents, but also a famous symbol of Chongqing.
In order to make these rail transit trains “wear” more beautiful covers, Chongqing Railway Group excavated Chongqing's distinguishing features like natural scenery, folk customs, humanities, and collected 32 sets of creative beautification plans for the body of light rails. Six themes have been selected from these plans. A lot of theme trains have been made for Line 2 and Line 3 and have been were put into operation one after another.
At the Niujiaotuo Station, the reporter saw a theme train of light rail culture entered the station at 11 o'clock in the morning. The train is mainly blue and is put the Chongqing landmarks such as Chongqing Grand Theatre and Qiansimen Bridge consisted of geometric dotted shapes on the light rail. They were full of movement. With the running of the trains, these Chongqing landmarks also “ran” and become a mobile scenery line.
With six themes, intangible culture& Chongqing dialects are on the rail trains
According to Chongqing Railway Group, six themes are “Dynamic Train”, “Homesickness”, “Chongqing Treasures”, “Highly Developed Transportation”, “Chongqing Dialects” and “Chongqing Impression” respectively.
“Dynamic Train”-theme train
The reporter saw the "Dynamic Train"-theme train at the station. According to the designer, it is based on the blue mosaic. The Chongqing landmarks such as Chongqing Grand Theatre and Qiansimen Bridge consisted of geometric dotted shapes are integrated into it. The blue color block is dynamic like the dancing elves, which can increase the vigor and vitality of the entire city.
“Homesickness”-theme train. (Picture provided by Chongqing Rail Transit Group)
The “Homesickness”-theme train combines the landscape features of the Three Gorges, Kuimen, stilted building, mountains, Jialing River and Yangtze River, fishing boats and birds with the humanistic feelings in the form of line drawing and light colors to outlines the image that parents miss wandering children and the wanderers miss their homes. The natural landscape and human history in Chongqing are fully showed.