The Panamá Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is a 48-mile (77 km) ship canal
in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean (via the Caribbean Sea) to the ...
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Aug 15, 2014 ... Hailed as one of the great achievements of the 20th Century, the Panama Canal
connects 160 countries and 1,700 ports around the world.
Building the Panama Canal, 1903–1914. President Theodore Roosevelt oversaw
the realization of a long-term United States goal—a trans-isthmian canal.
Jun 24, 2015 ... Work on the massive $5 billion Panama Canal Expansion is nearly complete.
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 ...
Forty five years after the U.S. first considered building a canal through Central
America, the Panama Canal opened to the public. Thousands lost their lives in
The Panama Canal On February 1, 1881, driven by patriotic fervor and
capitalized by over 100000 mostly small investors, the French Compagnie
Universelle du ...
Widening the shipping lanes and constructing new, more efficient locks to allow
for a third lane of traffic are the top priorities for the Panama Canal Authority ...