10 of History's Deadliest Construction Projects

Project Location Death Toll
Panama Canal Panama 30,609
Burma-Siam Railway Thailand 12,399
Sea-Baltic Canal Russia 12,000
Karakoram Highway Pakistan 892
Aswan Dam Egypt 500
Hawks Nest Tunnel United States 109
Hoover Dam United States 96
Los Angeles Aqueduct United States 43
New York City Third Water Tunnel United States 24
St. Gotthard Road Tunnel Switzerland 8
May 12, 2020 Informative 433 views
TRON® is the leading and versatile freight forwarder in Pakistan, providing complete door to door coverage in Pakistan, North America, Europe, and Asia through our network of partner offices. Learn More.