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ICYMI: All aboard the world's largest boat elevator

ICYMI: All aboard the world's largest boat elevator

Today on In Case You Missed It : The Three Gorges Dam in China is home to the largest ship elevator, hauling up to 3000 tons of cargo from one lower level of water to the higher stream at the top. Meanwhile, Georgia Tech engineers believe their new ... Engadget, 1 day ago
The Biggest Elevator In The World Lifts Giant Ships Popular Mechanics, 3 days ago

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China has built an elevator that can lift ships over the Three Gorges Dam

Where elevators are concerned, this new ship lift is an engineering marvel. Built to carry cargo ships over the controversial Three Gorges Dam on China's Yangtze River, the elevator knocks down the travel time past the dam to 40 minutes from t he ...
 Quartz2 days ago Colossal lift for ships tested at Three Gorges week ago Three Gorges Dam welcomes world's largest ship lift week ago China-Ship Lift  News Content1 week ago

Dam 'unsung hero' amid floods

Giant Three Gorges project on the mighty Yangtze River ready for its biggest test, as the worst conditions may be yet to come While downpours continue to threaten Chinese towns and cities, the Three Gorges Dam, widely seen as the solution to ...
 CHINAdaily Europe2 months ago China's Three Gorges project  China Economic Net1 week ago XINHUA - Backgrounder: China's Three Gorges project  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago Backgrounder: China's Three Gorges project week ago

Dam an 'unsung hero' in fighting floodwaters

Lu Chun, chairman of China Three Gorges Corp, which operates the dam, said the company is preparing for major flooding along the Yangtze that could be exacerbated by freak weather conditions.   Floods have already killed more than 200 people ...
 Watersite1 month ago Three Gorges Dam an 'unsung hero' in fighting floodwaters months ago
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The World's Largest Elevator Can Lift 6.7 Million Pounds of Ship

There are a lot of logistical problems that pop up when you build a 600-foot structure like the Three Gorges Dam in China's Hubei province. For example, how do ships navigate the sudden extreme difference in water heights on either side of the dam? ...
 Gizmodo6 days ago Maritime Monday for September 26th, 2016: Encore Performance  GCaptain3 days ago World's Largest Elevator Can Lift Ships Weighing Up To 6.7 Million Pounds  Wonderful Engineering2 days ago

Chinese firms bid for Brazil generator company

The sluice gates of the Three Gorges Dam. [Photo/Xinhua] China Three Gorges, State Grid vying with Canadian rival for stake in Santo Antonio plant Two Chinese companies are bidding for a major stake in Brazil's fourth largest energy generator ...
 CHINAdaily Africa3 weeks ago LatAm to power up with capital from China  CHINAdaily USA2 months ago

Ikere Gorge dam: Okeogun farmers buy N18,000 water daily •Call on FG to complete the dam project

Some farmers in Iseyin, Oke-ogun area of Oyo State have lamented that they buy more than N12,000 worth of water daily, even during the dry season. The farmers, who complained that they could not farm during the dry season because of water ...
 Nigerian Tribune1 week ago

Well prosecute intruders on akosombo Dam zone - VRA warns

The Volta River Authority has issued a stern warning to persons encroaching the Akosombo Dam area and the entire Volta Gorge protection zone. Some traditional leaders and families in the Asuogyaman district in the Eastern region are allegedly ...
 StarrFMOnline.com1 month ago

Incredible discovery reveals the truth behind an ancient Chinese legend

< data-sub-html="#caption-934557"> A photo of Jishi Gorge upstream of the landslide dam caused by an earthquake. The deposits of gray silt dozens of meters above the water level are sediments from the dammed lake that burst, causing a catastrophic ...
 ArsTechnica1 month ago

Initial response of fish trophic niche to hydrological alteration in the upstream of Three Gorges Dam

Wang et al. Ecological Processes Initial response of fish trophic niche to hydrological alteration in the upstream of Three Gorges Dam Jianzhu Wang 1 Lei Li 1 Jun Xu 2 Binhe Gu 0 1 0 Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida , ...
 Paperity1 month ago
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