Monday, February 15, 2016
Maritime News

Panama Canal Crack Fixed

A large crack that threatened the delivery of the Panama Canal expansion and pushed its planned opening back by several months has been fixed, the project’s contractor and Panama Canal...

February 15, 2016
Total Views: 105

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Maritime News

Panama Canal Expansion Completion Delayed to End June

By Elida Moreno PANAMA CITY, Feb 3 (Reuters) – After more than a year-long delay, a new set of larger locks for the Panama Canal will be complete by the...

February 4, 2016
Total Views: 44

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Maritime News

Finally! Panama Admits Crack Will Delay Opening of the Panama Canal Expansion

A delayed opening of the Panama Canal expansion past the April 2016 deadline is looking more and more likely as 2015 comes to a close and work continues to repair a crack...

December 22, 2015
Total Views: 15

Friday, December 4, 2015
Maritime News

Uncertainty Surrounds Panama Canal Expansion Delivery Timeline

The main contractor for the design and construction of the Third Set of Locks project for the expanded Panama Canal says that work to reinforce the sills in the new...

December 4, 2015
Total Views: 41

Friday, November 27, 2015
Maritime News

Crack Could Delay Panama Canal Expansion, Spokesman Says

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) – The expansion of the Panama canal could face a new delay due to cracks that emerged a few months ago in one of the locks, a...

November 27, 2015
Total Views: 11

Friday, October 30, 2015
Maritime News

ACP Awaiting Report on Repair Timeline for Panama Canal Cracks

  By Michael McDonald (Bloomberg) — The April opening of Panama’s $5.3 billion expanded canal, originally set for 2014, could be delayed further depending on repairs to leaks discovered in...

October 30, 2015
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Interesting

Panama Canal Crack Fix Won’t Delay Expansion Opening, Contractor Says

  The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) said Wednesday it has received a long-awaited and highly anticipated preliminary update from the contractor behind the expansion of the Panama Canal on the causes...

September 30, 2015
Total Views: 33

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Maritime News

Cracks Put April 2016 Delivery of Panama Canal Expansion At Risk

  PANAMA CITY, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The opening of a newly expanded Panama Canal could be delayed after cracks were detected in the concrete walls of one of the...

September 22, 2015
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Maritime News

Panama Canal Expansion Timeline Still In Doubt After Crack

The Panama Canal Authority this week addressed the recently-developed crack in one of the new lock chambers making up the expanded Panama Canal, raising new questions over whether or not the...

September 8, 2015
Total Views: 43

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Interesting

A Concrete Sample Was Pulled from the New Panama Canal Locks and It Does Not Look Good

  A core sample pulled from the concrete of the Cocoli Locks where cracks and leaks have appeared does not bode well for the Panama Canal expansion project, which is...

August 27, 2015
Total Views: 249

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Interesting

Close-Up Look at Panama Canal Crack

A new photo gives a close-up view of the crack that threatens the completion of the project to expand the Panama Canal.  As gCaptain reported over the weekend, the crack...

August 25, 2015
Total Views: 30

Monday, August 24, 2015
News

Panama Canal Authority Says New Locks Timeline Not Impacted by Crack

  The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) said Monday that a crack that has formed in one of the new locks making up the expanded Panama Canal should not impact the...

August 24, 2015
Total Views: 18

Sunday, August 23, 2015
Interesting

A Big Crack Threatens the Panama Canal Expansion – VIDEO

Monday Update: Panama Canal Authority Says New Locks Timeline Not Impacted by Crack A crack has formed in the concrete of one of the new locks of the expanded Panama...

August 23, 2015
Total Views: 55