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Carolyn Jane

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Panama Canal Expansion
« on: May 01, 2013, 01:34:20 PM »
Some photos of the expansion at the Gatun Locks:













In the next two pictures, note the containership in the upper part, comint out of the highest of the gatun Locks:







View after exiting Gatun Locks on Caribbean side:





Views of work visible from canal after exiting Pedro Miguel locks heading to Gatun Lake:







It sure looks like there will be an awful lot of digging/excavation to be done after the locks are finished...CJ
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Re: Panama Canal Expansion
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2013, 05:11:07 PM »
Thanks, CJ, that's an amazing job.
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Re: Panama Canal Expansion
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