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October 2015 update — ┬áPanama Canal Expansion

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This video (tap on link) recaps the progress made in the modernization of the Panama Canal, the first major improvements in the waterway in one hundred years.

Thousands of workers grade the earth, pour concrete, dredge a widened waterway, and install gigantic lock gates manufactured thousands of miles away and transited by barge to Panama.