Many questions and doubts hover over the Nicaragua Canal plan, ranging from viability of the announced route to a need for much more information.
There is still no clarity on how the mega project would be financed, and prospective German investors say they need “much more” information.
The route of the inter-oceanic canal of Nicaragua should be optimized and subject to further feasibility studies, despite HKND Group presenting route number four, a proposal originally made [...]
STR-SpeechTech has completed the delivery and training of a technologically advanced ATIS System which has been installed in the Air Traffic Control Tower at the Enrique Jiménez International Airport, in Colón, Panama. The system was installed by Comtel S.A., a Panamanian company.
ATIS (Automatic Terminal Information Service) broadcasts information to pilots of noncontrol information including runways in use and conditions, notices to airmen, and weather information. The Digital ATIS (D-ATIS) is received digitally in text [...]
French shipping company CMA-CGM has announced construction of the first of a series of 28 container vessels for the Asian coast that have a capacity of 9,400 to 10,900 containers.
CMA-CGM said that this type of ship is the first built by the Chinese company DSIC (Dalian PRC) and are 300 meters long and 48 meters wide, a design to maximize load capacity, but with the latest technology.
The French shipping company reported that 28 [...]
By Franklin Castrellón
“The Panamanian government, as did Singapore at the time, should exercise the inalienable right to exploit the Panamanian primary resource: its geographical position.”
This statement was made to The Bulletin by Rodolfo Sabonge, an independent consultant, who until November 2013 served as executive Vice President of Planning and Business Development of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP).
Sabonge said: “The main asset of Panama is its geographical position and therefore. it should be [...]
Building the Lean Supply Chain Professional
July 29-31, 2014
City of Knowledge, Clayton, Panama
Apply lean principles to reduce the total cost of your supply chain
Connecting lean and waste reduction to supply chain management functions achieves improved inventory visibility, logistics control, and optimal supply chain performance. In this course, you will understand how to apply pull systems, leveled flow, and waste reduction strategies to your supply chain. Simulations [...]