oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Three Gorges Dam visited by 'Civil Engineering'
|Article Title||Three Gorges Dam visited by 'Civil Engineering'|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||Jan 1957|
|Pages||17 - 18|
|Keyword(s)||China, Flooding, Hydro-power, Navigation, Three Gorges Dam and Yangtze River|
China is forging ahead with this contentious project, which will provide vast amounts of hydro-power, control future flooding and improve navigation The much disputed Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in Hubei Province, China, is well out of the ground, or rather the river. The foundations already stretch three-quarters of the way across the largest river in China and in parts the wall itself is beginning to take shape.
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