Ports and Harbors

Panama Canal Expansion Program

Location: Panama City, Panama

Client: Panama Canal Authority (ACP)

Project Value: $5,250,000,000

Hill provided risk assessment services, construction assurance services and reported directly to the Inspector General of the Panama Canal Authority. The expansion included building a third lane of traffic along the waterway through the construction of a new set of locks and other navigation channel improvements. This program will double the canal’s capacity to allow more traffic, which in turn will spur economic growth.