20 Feb Video Update: Panama Canal Expansion
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 week, the Authority announced that Grupo Unidos por el Canal (GUPC), the consortium responsible for the design and construction of the third set of locks project, had successfully completed testing of the reinforcements in sill Number 3 of the Cocolí locks.
Source – The Maritime Executive