Thursday, September 8, 2016

New Bridge in Gamboa

They start soon to build a new bridge over the Chagres river at Gamboa. see via Youtube:

Transits Through New Panama Canal Locks

Transits Through New Panama Canal Locks

Monday, August 1, 2016

Post Panamax Panama Canal Expansion

In the attached image we see a huge Post Panamax Container ship entering the new Cocoli Locks in the Panama Canal Expansion on July 26 at 6:50 AM in the early morning. In the background you can see the Bridge of Las Americas.
Post Panamax Panama Canal Expansion


Monday, July 11, 2016

New Panama Canal Locks

Here we have 2 images one from the new Cocoli Locks on the Pacific side and one from the Aguas Claras Locks on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal, each with huge container cargo ships.
Aguas Claras Locks on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal

Cocoli Locks on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Pedro Miguel Locks Panama Canal

View of the Pedro Miguel Locks seen from the new access channel of the Panama Canal expansion, after noon with a heavy thunder storm in the background.
Pedro Miguel Locks, Panama Canal

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Container Carrier Mol Benefactor breaks record for Panama Canal toll

La Prensa reports here: The Hong Kong-flagged container ship Mol Benefactor has broken the record for the payment of a toll for using the Panama Canal. The vessel, which began its passage of the new locals at CocolĂ­ at 6:21 a.m., will pay $829,468 dollars, according to the Panama Canal Authority.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Panama Canal Expansion Inauguration: June 26, 2016

Panama Canal Expansion Inauguration: June 26, 2016

Cosco Shipping Panama entering the Aguas Claras Locks in Colon















Cosco Shipping Panama in the Aguas Claras Locks in Colon















Cosco Shipping Panama transiting por Lake Gatun, Panama Canal

















The huge container ship is approaching the Cocoli Locks
 on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal
















Panama Canal Expansion Inauguration
June 26, 2016 Cocoli Locks around 7PM


See also here from La Prensa in English: 

Panama celebrates expansion opening