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The Panama Canal Resumes Seasonal Measures to Protect Migrating Marine Life

The Panama Canal Resumes Seasonal Measures to Protect Migrating Marine Life

From August 1 to November 30, 2021, the Panama Canal will once again promote the implementation of the International Maritime …
Aug 3, 2021 / Curious
BC Ferries' fourth Island Class ferry transits Panama Canal

BC Ferries' fourth Island Class ferry transits Panama Canal

BC Ferries’ newest hybrid electric ship is now preparing for its trip home to British Columbia, after transiting the Panama Canal …
Jul 21, 2021 / Vessels
Panama Canal Extends Maximum Length Overall and Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

Panama Canal Extends Maximum Length Overall and Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

The waterway begins to accommodate vessels up to 370.33 meters in maximum length overall and announces a 15.24-meter (50-foot) …
Jun 16, 2021 / Curious
Panama Canal Begins Transition to Become Carbon Neutral by 2030

Panama Canal Begins Transition to Become Carbon Neutral by 2030

The Panama Canal launched its process of decarbonizing its operations, with aims of becoming carbon neutral by 2030. “We at the …
Apr 27, 2021 / Vessels
Panama Canal Provides Additional Time for Implementation of Transit Reservation Fees Adjustments

Panama Canal Provides Additional Time for Implementation of Transit Reservation Fees Adjustments

After taking into account the feedback received from customers and shipping associations regarding the modifications in the …
Apr 15, 2021 / Curious
Kongsberg Digital to provide the Panama Canal Authority with simulators for multi-vessel training scenarios

Kongsberg Digital to provide the Panama Canal Authority with simulators for multi-vessel training scenarios

Kongsberg Digital has signed a contract with the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) to upgrade and extend the K-Sim Navigation …
Apr 13, 2021 / Curious
Monjasa: New tanker transforming the Panama Canal bunker industry

Monjasa: New tanker transforming the Panama Canal bunker industry

In a pioneering tanker move, Monjasa enables outer anchorage bunker supplies off Cristobal. This means significantly less idle …
Mar 11, 2021 / Curious
Panama Canal Sets LNG Transit and Tonnage Record

Panama Canal Sets LNG Transit and Tonnage Record

The Panama Canal set a new monthly record for transits and tonnage of liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels in January, which shows …
Feb 5, 2021 / Curious
Panama Canal Helps Save the Planet More Than 13 Million Tons of CO2 in 2020

Panama Canal Helps Save the Planet More Than 13 Million Tons of CO2 in 2020

By offering a shorter route for ships, the Panama Canal contributed to a reduction of more than 13 million tons of carbon dioxide …
Feb 4, 2021 / Curious
The Panama Canal Extends Temporary Relief Measures for Customers to End of 2020

The Panama Canal Extends Temporary Relief Measures for Customers to End of 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the global economy, the Panama Canal will extend its temporary relief measures to …
Aug 26, 2020 / Curious