24 May 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea’s controversial $18 billion USD project to revive the country’s four key rivers while fostering sustainable power and farming will be completed this year, according to the project’s e
25 Oct 2010 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
MN, EDEN PRAIRIE (Eaton Corporation) — Eaton Corporation will be the hydraulic system supplier for restoration of a large barrage gate on South Korea's Nakdong River. The $4.1 million USD contract involves supplying
18 Jan 2010 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA (Water World) — Engineering consultancy DHV's design will be used to build the the Nakdong Barrier. The existing barrier is 20 years old and needs to be extended due to the effects of climate change.
12 Oct 2009 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
SEOUL (JoongAng Daily (South Korea)) — Some lawmakers are demanding that the government stop its plan to revive four major Korean rivers, the Han, Nakdong, Geum and Yeongsan. The project's opponents raised
9 Mar 2009 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA (Chosun (South Korea)) — Inadequate water management on the part of the Korea Water Resources Corporation is contributing to water shortages in the Nakdong River. Five multi-purpose dams along the Nakdong River can
2 Feb 2009 - 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean environmental experts are urging that the Nakdong River, one of the country's main water sources, be protected from increasingly frequent chemical contamination.
11 Mar 2008 - 19:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
South Korea, GIMCHEON — — Water supply from Gumi water treatment plant in North Gyeongsang province was stopped temporarily last week, after a toxic chemical was found in one of its water sources.
3 Mar 2008 - 20:25 by Local Press Report
SEOUL, South Korea (Chosunilbo (South Korea)) — — Tap water has been cut off in cities in the southeastern part of the county after phenol was found in the Nakdong River.
The phenol concentration was approximately 0.015 parts per million