Panama Canal

Though over budget, the new Panama Canal Expansion has opened. The first ship through the new Panama Canal Expansion is a very large 984 foot long container ship belonging to China COSCO Shipping Corporation, and proceeded through the expanded Panama Canal in the morning of June...

Panama CanalThe largest infrastructure project since the waterway’s original construction, the Panama Canal Expansion Program is now 96 percent complete, says the Panama Canal Authority. The Pacific access channel is 99 percent complete, and the third set of locks is now 95 percent complete. Earlier this...