THE PROJECT

 

The new Panama Canal is a global gateway and represents the strategic turning point for the development of trade and maritime transport worldwide.
 

KEY FIGURES

 

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

THE LOCKS

 

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

 

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Expansion of the Panama Canal - Third Set of Locks

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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

 
 

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