Panama Canal

Panama Canal - maximum draft revision for neopanamax locks.
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Panama Canal Authority announced maximum allowable draft in Gatun Lake. With effect from 27 April 2018, the maximum authorized transit draft will be 14.63 meters (48.00 feet) Tropical Fresh Water. Vessels arriving with drafts over 14.63m (48.0 feet) TFW may be allowed to transit after 27 April 2018, depending on the actual level of Gatun Lake at the time of transit. Otherwise, they will be required to trim or off-load cargo in order to transit.

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