Panama channel Expansion Project
Panama – Duero Latina
The expansion program consists in the construction of two complexes of locks of three levels each one with three tubs of water reuse by level, one on the Pacific side and another on the Atlantic side.
It is also part of the program the widening and deepening of the existing navigation channels of Gatun Lake and the entries of the sea of the Pacific and the Atlantic as well as the deepening of the Culebra cut. To connect the Pacific locks with the Culebra cut is projected the dry excavation of a new channel access with 6.1 km long. Group Unidos por El Canal composed of Sacyr Vallehermoso (SyV), Impregilo Group, Jan Nul Group and Constructora Urbana (CUSA).