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  • 8 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that MWH Global, a leader in wet infrastructure projects and programs, including water, hydropower and civil infrastructure, has been selected to receive an Autodesk BIM Experience Award. The firm is being honored for using a Building Information Modeling (BIM) process, together with Autodesk […]

  • 27 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for companies interested in competing to design, develop, finance, construct, operate and maintain the Corozal Container Terminal. The Corozal Container Terminal will be located at the Pacific entrance of the waterway, and is intended to be a common user container transshipment terminal which […]

  • 12 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Van Oord: First Awards for “Stingray” Van Oord has been awarded two pipe lay projects for its new shallow water pipe lay vessel Stingray.   Philippines: Boskalis Wins Important Contract Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., has been awarded a contract by Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. for the installation of an offshore Depletion Compression Platform for the […]

  • 25 May 2012

    According to The Miami Herald, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection has issued a permit that will allow the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to dredge and deepen in and around Government Cut by up to 50 feet. The project will be put out for bids this summer, with construction expected to begin in early […]

  • 18 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    As part of his ongoing work to deepen the Port of Savannah, U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., announced that he will visit the Panama Canal with Vice President Biden this week. Isakson has worked tirelessly to deepen the Savannah Harbor in order to accommodate an increase in the number of super-sized container vessels transiting the […]

  • 17 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    The Panama Canal Authority has successfully completed the first round of tests in the installation of its new Electronic Navigational … [mappress] Source: directionsmag, September 17, 2010

  • 13 September 2011

    What Panamanian citizens may not realize is that when they approved the Panama Canal Extension project in 2007, it sent a shockwave… (supplychaindigital) [mappress] Source: supplychaindigital, September 13, 2011

  • 14 July 2011

    With the pending expansion of the Panama Canal posing a competitive threat, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said Wednesday the top priority for… (dailynews) [mappress] Source: dailynews, July 14, 2011;

  • 25 August 2009
    Project & Tenders

    PANAMA CITY – One hundred years after the first blocks of cement were placed in 1909 for construction of the Panama Canal, the interoceanic waterway through which 983,000 ships have sailed during a century of operations… More: Latin America Herald Tribune

  • 20 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Group consortium has paid  the consortium led by Spanish contractor Sacyr and which also includes Impregilo, Jan de Nul and Cusa an advance of $ 300 million (euro 210 million) to build a third set of canal locks… [mappress] Source: Expansion, January 20, 2010

  • 1 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Dr. Paul Oquist, a Nicaraguan minister and an advisor to the President for the Nicaragua Canal project, has visited Deltares. He heard what the Netherlands has to offer in terms of the expertise it can provide for the completion of the new Nicaragua Canal. More capacity is needed to cope with ever larger ships Nicaragua […]

  • 14 May 2010

    Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Administrator/CEO Alberto Alemán Zubieta addressed hundreds of participants at this year’s International… [mappress] Source: marinelink, May 14, 2010;

  • 12 April 2012

    The Panama Canal Authority will host its first-ever best practices Engineering and Infrastructure Congress. Convening this Congress is an effort to share best practices and detailed, practical, hands-on experience related to managing a significant infrastructure project. Engineering experts from 10 countries will meet in Panama to exchange the latest tendencies and experiences in the industry […]

  • 11 October 2010

    Fundamental shifts in global trade patterns present a growing challenge to Long Beach and Los Angeles as they seek to maintain their coveted… By Kristopher Hanson (presstelegram) [mappress] Source: presstelegram, October 11, 2010;

  • 30 August 2010

    To those outside the shipping industry it might not make much sense, this whole notion that a multibillion- dollar civil works project in… By Allyson Bird (postandcourier) [mappress] Source: postandcourier, August 30, 2010;

  • 16 April 2010

    Port Manatee moved a step closer toward a dredging project that will allow the port to receive more shipments through the Panama Canal… [mappress] Source:bradenton,April 16,2010;

  • 15 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) is preparing a webinar about the Panama Canal Expansion Program, in which Karen Smits will explain how project participants deal with the cultural complexity in their everyday life. Karen Smits, PhD, is author of the book Cross Culture Work: Practices of Collaboration in the Panama Canal Expansion Program. As […]

  • 7 August 2012

    Dredging work is one of the most important steps for the Panama Canal enlargement so as to allow deep draft ships to transit of the Atlantic, Pacific and through Lake Gatun. According to, this work is nearing completion, showing progress of 86%, 97% and 72% respectively. “The dredging activities are going along normally and […]

  • 16 September 2011

    Panama Canal CEO reiterates urgency of Charleston harbor dredging Alberto Aleman Zubieta claims that waiting ten years to complete… (porttechnology) [mappress] Source: porttechnology, September 16, 2011

  • 10 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Members of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Board of Directors and Administration yesterday returned to Panama after having traveled to Asia for the 24th joint meeting of its Advisory Board. The delegation met in Japan with the group of distinguished advisers to discuss Canal operations and performance, progress on the Expansion Program, training programs and […]

  • 13 May 2011

    Port Manatee’s Berth 12 dredging project : – the final piece of the Tampa Bay port’s 11-year, $200 million expansion – enters its third week with 25 percent of the project complete. The 1,584-foot berth will be dredged to a depth of 41 feet at mean-low-water and is on target for completion in October. “This […]

  • 26 July 2015
    Business & Finance

                    Libyan Air Force Sinks Dredger A helicopter of the Libyan air force attacked and sunk a dredger off Benghazi coast yesterday, said General Saqr Al-Jroshi, Commander of the Libyan Air Force.   IJmuiden to Get New Sea Lock Rijkswaterstaat (the Dutch Highways and Waterways Agency) intends to […]

  • 4 October 2011

    The expansion of the Panama Canal is expected to significantly increase vessel numbers and sizes calling at US east coast ports, but Paul… By Pete Goldin (ifw-net) [mappress] Source: ifw-net, October 4, 2011;

  • 8 August 2010
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Construction companies compete to dredge, excavate channel entrance.The Panama Canal Authority said it received three bids on Aug. 6 from… by Peter T (joc) [mappress] Source: joc, August 9, 2010;

  • 16 May 2011

    The United States could get a major trade boost from the soon-to-be-finished expansion of the Panama Canal, but experts worry poor infrastr… (breitbart) [mappress] Source: breitbart, May 16, 2011

  • 16 October 2012

    Miami-Dade County yesterday announced that the contracting phase of its project to deepen Port Miami’s channel to minus 50 feet has begun with the solicitation of bids by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2013 and be completed in time for the opening of the expanded Panama Canal […]