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Egypt to Dig ‘new $US4b Suez Canal’
Infrastructure
Friday August 8 2014

Egypt to Dig ‘new $US4b Suez Canal’

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has launched the construction of a $US4.0 billion ($A4.3 billion) "new Suez Canal" that aims to speed up traffic along the existing...

Route of Nicaraguan Mega Canal Revealed
Infrastructure
Wednesday July 16 2014

Route of Nicaraguan Mega Canal Revealed

China's HKND has revealed the final blueprint for a project it describes as the "the biggest built in the history of humanity."

Dutch Architects Building the World’s First 3D Printed Canal House
Residential
Thursday March 13 2014

Dutch Architects Building the World’s First 3D Printed Canal House

Alongside the Buiksloter canal in northern Amsterdam, a container-sized printer is being used to build the blocks for the world’s first 3D-printed canal house.

China’s $40 Billion Cross-Nicaragua Canal Stirs Controversy
Infrastructure
Monday March 10 2014

China’s $40 Billion Cross-Nicaragua Canal Stirs Controversy

Ambitious plans to build a canal across Nicaragua have triggered controversy due to their potential environmental impact, as well as the circumstances surrounding the conferral of...

Panama Canal Gets Massive New Gates
Business
Tuesday August 27 2013

Panama Canal Gets Massive New Gates

Four massive steel gates have arrived on the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal as construction ramps up on an unprecedented expansion of one of the...