Robert S. Bright spoke about Talson’s involvement with the Panama Canal Expansion on a REAL Professionals Network “Hot Topics” Network Wide call on December 7, 2016. Other topics included the Future of 1031 Exchanges, HB2 and the Impact on North Carolina’s Economy, Millennials and Mixed Use Development, and the Opening of Cuba and the Impact in Miami.
Talson recently participated in the New York State MWBE Forum held in Albany, NY October 5 – 6, 2016. Our founder and president, Robert S. Bright was part of a panel discussion inclusive of four industry professionals sharing insight and providing MWBE attendees with guidance on “How to Do Business in New York State: MWBE Responsibilities.”
On Sunday, August 7th, Talson was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer. The article details Talson’s involvement with the Panama Canal Expansion Program – Third Set of Locks. Check out the article here.
On June 26, Robert S. Bright, President, attended the inauguration of the expanded Panama Canal. The Chinese-owned Cosco Shipping Panama went through the Atlantic locks at Agua Clara in the early morning, sailed the 50-mile (80-kilometer) passage to the Cocoli locks near the capital and passed into the Pacific in the evening, stewarded by tugboats and cheered by dignitaries and exuberant crowds of thousands.
An intriguing article from the New York Times on the Panama Canal Expansion Project.
The New Panama Canal: A Risky Bet