A big dam, also known as the Yongning Hydro-junction Project, is under construction in the Niuwan Peninsula of the downstream of Yongjiang River. It is one of the key public welfare projects celebrating the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Recently, it’s learnt on the site that this project is underway smoothly. The navigation lock has been operated for 5 months and the 12 floodgates and the civil engineering of nine-hole locks have been completed.
According to the plan, Yongning Hydro-junction Project will be basically completed at the end of this year. It will improve the water system in the city and increase the water levels of Yongjiang River under the safe operation of flood control prevention and drainage along with the old navigation system.