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Three Gorges Dam project to be complete by 2015


Published on Feb 28, 2011

All construction work on China’s Three Gorges Project will have been completed by 2015, the long-running project’s developer said on Friday. The China Daily reported China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC) as saying that an underground power station dug beneath a mountain on the southern bank of the Yangtze River, and a lift for vessels on the river’s northern bank still need to be constructed. Development of the world’s largest water control project began 18 years ago, and includes a huge dam and a five-tier ship lock.

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