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Hydroseeding Takes Root at the Panama Canal

October 7, 2017 - in Articles, Feature, Featured

In a country that receives more than 100 inches of rain per year, on slopes as steep as 45 degrees, controlling soil erosion is crucial. In 2006, when the $5.7 billion Panama Canal expansion project kicked off, headlines were awash with news about the engineering…

CH2M Congratulates Panama Canal Authority for Transforming Global Trade

On June 26, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP), the agency of the government of Panama responsible for the operation and management of the Panama Canal,…

Expanded Panama Canal Opens for Transit

Early Sunday morning, the inaugural transit of the Panama Canal Expansion began with the transit of Neopanamax vessel COSCO Shipping Panama through the…

One-Hour Special on the Panama Canal, Featuring Engineers of MWH Global, to Air on Saturday

April 1, 2015 - in Corporate

Broomfield, Colo., March 31, 2015—The 5.5 billion expansion project of the Panama Canal is revealed for the first time in “Panama Canal Supersized,” a one-hour special airing on History’s “Modern Marvels” at 9 pm ET on April 11, 2015. Radiant…

Panama Canal Turns 100 Amid Growing Pains

August 14, 2014 - in Construction, Modeling

The Panama Canal turns 100 this week. Officially opened in 1914, the 77-kilometer channel joins the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean at the isthmus of Panama.  It made the world smaller, creating a shortcut for cargo ships that ply their trade from east and west. …