logging in or signing up Panama Canal powerpoint Irvette Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINTLite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 7833 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (9) Dislike it (0) Added: October 22, 2007 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 5 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... By: stiflerf (40 month(s) ago) i wanna download this video Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript The Panama Canal: The Panama Canal Samuel Moisan Yannick FollContents: Contents I. Panama Canal’s presentation A. General features B. History C. Canal traffic D. How the canal works? II. Economic stakes A. U.S. part in Canal’s traffic B. Importance for U.S. Economy III. Military and geostrategic stakes A. Military stakes B. Geostrategic stakes Maps: MapsI - Panama Canal’s presentation: I - Panama Canal’s presentationDimensions of the locks: Dimensions of the locksMaximum dimensions allowed: Maximum dimensions allowedHistory of the Panama Canal: History of the Panama Canal 1880 : The French Company of the Panama Canal is created by Ferdinand De Lesseps 1903 : Panama seceds from Colombia 1904 – 1914 : Construction of the Canal 1989 : Dictator NORIEGA is deposed 1999 : The Panama Canal is turned over to PanamaTraffic: Traffic Maximum transit is 65 ships per day 24 hours to pass completely through the canal 12197 ships transited through thecanal in 2002 Average of 33 vessels per dayTraffic: TrafficPetroleum Traffic: Petroleum Traffic Pacific Ocean Atlantic Ocean Crude oil Petroleum productsHow it works?: How it works?How it works?: How it works?How it works? : How it works? II. Economic stakes: II. Economic stakes A. U.S. part in Panama Canal traffic B. Importance for U.S. economyU.S. Part in Canal’s traffic: U.S. Part in Canal’s trafficImportance for U.S. economy: Importance for U.S. economy U.S. petroleum Traffic between The USA and Asia Reduction of the U.S. dependence Development of the West Coasts ports Development of microbridgeIII. Military and geostrategic stakes: III. Military and geostrategic stakes A. U.S. military interests B. U.S. geostrategic interestsU.S. military interests: U.S. military interestsU.S. military interests: U.S. military interests Military logistics American military presence American role in canal policyU.S. geostrategic interests: U.S. geostrategic interests Mutual dependence War against narcotics and terrorism Oppostion with ChinaConclusion: Conclusion Geographical strategic position of Panama canal Connection of 2 oceans Intersection of 3 geographical regions Future of Panama Canal You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.