Jan de Nul

Panama Pacific Cruise Terminal awarded

Una terminal de crucero se construirĂ¡ en Calzada Amador.

The consortium Cruceros del Pacifico, consisting of the Belgian company Jan De Nul and China Harbour Engineering Company Limited, will build the cruise ship terminal on Perico Island, on the Amador causeway.

The consortium committed to reducing its economic offer to meet the reference price set by the Panama Maritime Authority.

The companies had offered $197 million, exceeding by $31 million the amount set by the entity. Article 23, point 23, of Law 22, which […]

Dredging contract given in Port of Buenaventura

Puerto de Buenaventura

The Regional Port Society of Buenaventura SA announced through a press release to the port community and shipping lines that the legalization process and signing of contract No. 1805 of 2013 has been made with the international dredging firm of Jan De Nul Colombia Branch.

The contract involves dredging to deepen the berths, turning basin and container docks as well as the dredging inventory with the Colombian firm Batiestudios SAS.

The main objective of the […]

New style Canal lock gates are on their way

The Consortium Grupo Unidos por el Canal (GUPC), formed by the companies Sacyr Vallehermoso (Spain), Impregilo (Italy), Jan de Nul (Belgium) and Constructora Urbana (Panama), in charge of the Panama Canal widening, announced that the first four of the 16 lock gates that are part of the works, are on their way to Panama.

The gates and the traction equipment weight more than 50,000 tons and are a vital part of the canal expansion. The […]