Construction of Panama-Costa Rica bridge to start in June

Construction of the $15 million border bridge over the Sixaola River linking Panama and Costa Rica is expected to start in June, the Panamanian Economy and Finance Ministry said. Bidding for the project is scheduled to take place in April, Omar Gomez


Panama Canal expansion: Challenge for blasting company

The 3,500 blasts that Spain-based multinational Maxam has detonated as part of the Panama Canal’s expansion have been one of the biggest technological challenges for the firm, a leader in staged explosions in mining and public works projects. &