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Posted: over 2 years ago

Panama Canal to Enable Alliances’ Boxships to Swap, Substitute Booking Slots

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to allow swapping and substitution of booking slots between c...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Panama Canal Looking to Amend Its Tolls Structure

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has taken a step toward implementing modifications to its current t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Largest Vessel To-Date Transits Panama Canal’s New Locks

The Panama Canal welcomed the 13,092 TEU Neopanamax containership COSCO Development on May 2, the la...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Panama Canal Changes Fuel Requirements for Ships

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has modified fuel requirements for vessels entering the canal water...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Panama Canal: No Bids for Corozal Container Terminal

The deadline for submitting proposals for the concession to design, develop, finance, construct, ope...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Panama Canal to Reduce Booking Slots Due to Transit Delays

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to temporarily reduce the number of booking slots for supers ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Panama Canal Opposes GUPC’s Cost Overrun Claim

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has dismissed claims by GUPC, a consortium that constructed the Exp...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ACP Gets A2 Rating from Moody’s

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has been assigned an A2 rating for its business model, geographic a...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

500th Neopanamax Transits Panama Canal

Less than six months after the inauguration of the Expanded Panama Canal, the waterway welcomed its ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ACP Opens More Booking Slots for Neopanamaxes

Over three months after the inauguration of the expanded waterway, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ACP Sets Maximum Draft for Neopanamax Locks

Based on the current level of Gatun Lake and the weather forecast for the following weeks, the Panam...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

DNV GL to Take Part in USCG’s Alternate Compliance Program

The United States Coast Guard and DNV GL signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) authorizing DNV GL t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

BP’s British Merchant set for first LNG transit of Panama Canal

BP’s British Merchant with a 135,500 cubic meters capacity is the first liquefied natural gas ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Panama Canal Puts Cocoli Locks through Paces

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) conducted another trial transit in the Expanded Canal on June 20, w...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Shipping in Panama Canal Unaffected by Lock Wall Collapse, Repairs Underway

Shipping traffic at the Panama Canal has not been affected by the collapse of a section of South Eas...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ACP Shelves Third Draft Restriction

Based on the present water level of Gatun Lake and the rainfall projections for the upcoming weeks, ...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ACP Pushes Back Third Draft Restriction to May 25

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has postponed the third draft restriction to May 25 for all vessels...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Four Port Operators Remain in Race for Corozal Port

Four port operators were pre-qualified during the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for companies int...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Panama Canal Dismisses ITF Safety Study on New Locks

The Panama Canal Authority considers inadmissible the safety study presented on Wednesday, April 27 ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Low Water Levels Push ACP to Third Draft Restriction

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has issued the third draft restriction amid lower water levels of t...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Niño Brings 2nd Draft Restriction at Panama Canal

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) is introducing second draft restrictions effective April 29th, 2016...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Expanded Panama Canal’s Systems Put Through Their Paces

Testing of all systems on the expanded Panama Canal project has been launched, the project’s c...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ACP: Reinforced Cocolí Locks Pass the Test

Testing of the reinforcements in sill #3 of the Cocolí locks within the Third Set of Locks Project o...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Sill Reinforcements in New Panama Canal Locks Completed

The sill reinforcements in the new locks of the Panama Canal have been completed this week, bringing...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

GUPC: Panama Canal Leaks to Be Repaired in January

The repairs on the recent leaks detected in the newly constructed third set of locks of the long-awa...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Panama Canal Authority Completes USD 450M Bond Offering

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has raised USD 450 million from its first ever international bond o...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago