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Tsengwen Reservoir is the biggest reservoir in Taiwan Tsengwen Reservoir is located upstream of Tsengwen Creek. The main function of the reservoir is to fully uti lize the water resource of Tsengwen Creek for the improvement and expansion of the irrigation of Chianan Area.
The reservoir is also used for hydraulic power generation...
|The Turcek Water Reservoir is situated on river Turiec – a tributary of river Vah upstream of Turcek municipality. It is the main objective of the reservoir to provide for service of drinking water to the districts of Ziar nad Hronom (river Hron basin) and Prievidza (river Nitra basin). Since the reservoir is situated in the river Vah basin, under this arrangement water is transferred to two ot...||11/04/2005||425|
|The reservoir north of this dam displays nicely laid-out coastline due to low water level||09/11/2005||356|
|The location of the highway collapse in Oakland, CA after the tanker crash on April 29, 2007.||05/01/2007||865|
|The site chosen for Cardinia Reservoir was Cardinia Creek, a few kilometres south of Emerald. Here, among small but well defined hills, the building of one large embankment and smaller saddle dams filled gaps in the hills to create a vast basin. The huge water storage area was completed in 1973, and took four years to fill, receiving water from Silvan Reservoir.||11/29/2005||309|
|Collapse of I-90 bridge as it crosses St. Louis Bay, MS||08/30/2005||4,548|
|Location of where I-35W collapsed into the Mississippi River on August 1, 2007.|
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Wusanto Reservoir is located in Kwantien, Taiwan.
|This is the hydropower station in Neufinsing.|
It was built from 1921 t o 1924. They constructed a railway ("the Moosbahn") to conway the workers from Munich to the building site. This tracks kann still be seen near the dam that devides the reservoir (Speichersee) in two parts, but they are grown over with weeds.
This reservoir was built to save the water from the melting snow for...
Agoden Reservoir is located on the Agoden Creek bordering Yanchao Township, Gangshan Township and Tianliao Township, Kaohsiung County.
|was a structural failure that occurred on June 29, 1995 in the Seocho-gu district of Seoul, South Korea. The collapse is the largest peacetime disaster in South Korean history – 502 people died and 937 sustained injuries. It was a direct result of the deliberate use of substandard construction materials, remarkably poor engineering practises, and governmental corruption||03/23/2009||2,576|
|The Alqueva dam is a dam located at the Guadiana river in the Alentejo region. |
The reservoir is Portugal and Western Europe's largest.
The complex project was made to produce hydroelectric power, irrigation for farms in the surrounding area, as well as a large reservoir where several tourist ventures are also being built.
Alqueva, a village of about 350 inhabitant...