The Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is a man-made 48-mile (77 km)
waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.
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Panama Canal Administrator Updates Customers on Expanded Canal
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The Panama Canal Expansion is the largest project at the Canal since its original
construction. The project will create a new lane of traffic along the Canal ...
Jun 22, 2016 ... At the center of the story is the Panama Canal Authority, which oversaw the
design of the new locks and chose the winning bidder. In a small ...
Building the Panama Canal, 1903–1914. President Theodore Roosevelt oversaw
the realization of a long-term United States goal—a trans-isthmian canal.
The Panama Canal On February 1, 1881, driven by patriotic fervor and
capitalized by over 100000 mostly small investors, the French Compagnie
Universelle du ...
The Panama Canal is 80 kilometers long between the Atlantic and Pacific
Oceans. The waterway was cut through one of narrowest saddles of the isthmus
Aug 23, 2016 ... Panama Canal, Spanish Canal de Panamá , lock-type canal, owned and
administered by the Republic of Panama, that connects the Atlantic ...
A canal was inevitable. A trip by boat from New York to San Francisco forced a
luckless crew to sail around the tip of South America — a journey amounting to ...