That New Panama Canal….

Here’s an article about ship damages to those ships transiting the widened Panama Canal. This appears to be something that could become a huge disincentive to using the canal at all. If your ship gets damaged, like something in the photo on the link below, you need to get it repaired, find a shipyard, spend hundreds of thousands of dollars and who knows what amount of time, and then, what, run the risk if similar damage during the next canal passage?

http://splash247.com/one-50-ships-suffer-fender-benders-transiting-new-panama-canal/

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