President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador confirmed that he will be present at the first tour of the mayan train, while in one or two months it will go to the first locomotive to leave Campeche during the supervision tests.
The president added this Monday morning that it is estimated that at the beginning around 10 thousand tourists they will use the train, which will connect tourist areas such as Tulum to Bacalar.
Likewise, he announced that he will carry out a 3-day tour of the area with Larry Finkinvestment fund investor BlackRock, in which they will visit archaeological zones such as Calakmul.
The Governor of Campeche, Layda Sansores, He stressed that the project will have 1,380 complementary works in the entity, such as the aqueduct that will carry water to Xpujil.
This Monday, Maite Ramos Gómez, director of alstorm Mexico announced that drivers will receive training in a virtual cabin where all real situations will be recreated.
Likewise, the General Director of the National Fund for the Promotion of Tourism (Fonatur), Javier Mayreported that in section 2 of the project, 80 kilometers of track and 70% of 447 cross drainage works and underpasses have been completed.
In addition, 50% of 148 pedestrian, vehicular and wildlife crossings and 60% of 10 viaducts were completed. Similarly, there are 27,947 tons of rail supplies in reserve and 433,000 sleepers have been manufactured and 776,000 cubic meters of ballast produced.
Regarding the Visitor Service Centers in the archaeological zones of Edzná and Xcalumkin, 70% progress has been made in cross drainage works and underpasses and 50% in wildlife crossings.
for the stretch Koven–Dzilbalche, There are 12 bridges and viaducts completed, as well as 173 drainage works and wildlife crossings. In turn, the Tranche Escárcega – China It has 70% progress in track assembly, 18 bridges and viaducts completed and 240 wildlife crossings completed.
In addition, the General Director of the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH), Diego Prieto Hernandez, He pointed out that 4,371 immovable archaeological assets have been recovered, of which 8 are areas of exceptional value, 171 movable assets, 268,055 ceramic sherds analyzed, 281 burials and 52 associated natural features.
For its part, in the program for the Improvement of Archaeological Zones in Edzná, Campeche, 100% of the 5 floors of the building have already been restored, while in the Nohochná structure, excavation is 95% advanced.
For Calumkin, There is 60% progress in topography and grid layout and 5% restoration of buildings, while the chapping and cleaning of structures has already been completed, as well as their diagnosis and evaluation.