When was the hoover dam finished?

Answer The Hoover Dam was completed in 1935. The dam, which sits on the Colorado River, has been used to create hydroelectric power for Arizona, Nevada and California since the late 1930s, according to th... Read More »

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What year was the Panama Canal finished?

The Panama Canal was finished in 1913. The last cement was poured, and the engineers prepared for the first trial run on September 26. The locks were tested, after nine years of building, when the ... Read More »

In what year was the Hoover Dam completed?

Construction on the Hoover Dam wrapped up on March 1, 1936. Construction began on April 20, 1931, so the dam took just under five years to complete, even though the contractors had been allocated s... Read More »

What year was the Hoover Dam built?

The concrete structure of Hoover Dam was completed in 1935 after construction began in 1931. The power plant began operating in 1936. Hoover is the highest concrete dam in the Western Hemisphere, w... Read More »

What year was the Texas state capitol building finished?

The current Texas state capitol building in Austin was completed in 1888. Construction began in 1882, following an 1881 fire that burned the former structure. After locally quarried limestone prove... Read More »