JUNE 26, 2016

 


The gigantic COSCO
Shipping inaugurates
the new Canal
 

 

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June 2016 - Mission: Panama Canal

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THE LOCKS

 

Post-Panamax ships cross the Panamanian isthmus using a system of locks delimited by 16 rolling gates
 

 

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PROJECT’S KEY FIGURES

 

With the steel used to reinforce the concrete of the Third Set of Locks, one could build 25 Eiffel Towers.
 

History of the Canal

A 500-year journey to join two Oceans

 

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The Panama Canal, with its pioneering spirit, spans the oceans of human experience, intersecting and uniting cultures, industries, visions and languages

 
 

June 26, 2016: Inauguration New Panama Canal

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June 09, 2016: The first ship enters the New Panama Canal

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6 October 2015: Countdown begins for new Panama Canal opening. 95% of works completed

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12 August 2015: Aerial photographs

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