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10/10/2014· The Hoover Dam, also known as Boulder Dam constructed on the Colorado River. It was constructed between 1931 and 1936. The dam has the largest reservoir in the United States. Official report states that thousands of workers contributed their efforts and more
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Eyes are still on the Three Gorges Dam as a rare flooding event spreads across Asia. Bridges that have stood for 500 years have succued. Pity the poor people of Wuhan, the flood waters released from the Three Gorges Dam have arrived. That dam and all
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Thai Oil Clean Fuel Project Epc
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Soubré hydroelectric power scheme inaugurated in Ivory …
The 2nd of Noveer 2017 marked the official inauguration of the Soubré hydroelectric power scheme, the largest ever in Côte d’Ivoire, in presence of the nation’s President. Tractebel has been working on this project for a nuer of years in close collaboration with the client CI-Energie, and has fulfilled various engineering missions including supervision of construction works.
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