Helicopter Recovery
New York District
Crew aboard the DCV DRIFTMASTER lift the downed helicopter from the East River. New York District performs this work in partnership with NYPD Harbor Division, FDNY Marine Bureau and U.S. Coast Guard Sector NY to ensure the waterways are safe from obstruction as part of its drift and floatables mission.
Officials assigned to the 86th Airlift Wing, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the Kaiserslautern State Construction Agency cut a ribbon during a ceremony for a new dormitory building on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 7, 2018. The new dorm, 2411, is expected to replace the older dorm 2413. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua)
Europe District
Officials assigned to the 86th Airlift Wing, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the Kaiserslautern State Construction Agency cut a ribbon during a ceremony for a new dormitory building on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 7, 2018. The new dorm, 2411, is expected to replace the older dorm 2413. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District Commander Col. Ed Chamberlayne walks and talks with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and Maryland Secretary of Natural Resources Mark Belton while visiting ongoing beach renourishment activities in Ocean City, Maryland Nov. 20, 2017. The work is part of the coastal storm risk management project that reduces risks to Ocean City and is a cost-sharing partnership between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the state of Maryland, as well as Worcester County and the Town of Ocean City. (U.S. Army photo by Becca Nappi)
Baltimore District
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District Commander Col. Ed Chamberlayne walks and talks with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and Maryland Secretary of Natural Resources Mark Belton while visiting ongoing beach renourishment activities in Ocean City, Maryland Nov. 20, 2017. The work is part of the coastal storm risk management project that reduces risks to Ocean City and is a cost-sharing partnership between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the state of Maryland, as well as Worcester County and the Town of Ocean City. (U.S. Army photo by Becca Nappi)
The USACE Survey Vessel EWELL, owned and operated by the USACE Norfolk District, was commissioned in January of 2018. Its construction was managed by the USACE Marine Design Center.
Norfolk District
Norfolk District commissioned USACE Survey Vessel EWELL on May 31, 2018. Its construction was managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Marine Design Center co-located with Philadelphia District.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District is playing an important role in Hurricane Maria recovery efforts in Puerto Rico as the District set up an area office in the capital city of San Juan. In 2017, more than 60 team members from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District deployed to support recovery efforts associated with three major hurricanes, the California wildfires, and Louisiana flooding.
Philadelphia District
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District is playing an important role in Hurricane Maria recovery efforts in Puerto Rico as the District set up an area office in the capital city of San Juan. In 2017, more than 60 team members from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District deployed to support recovery efforts associated with three major hurricanes, the California wildfires, and Louisiana flooding.
Woonsocket Falls Dam inspection
New England District
A special team from the New England District inspects the Woonsocket Falls Dam in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, Sept. 5, 2017.

Latest News Releases

North Atlantic Division receives new commanding general

7/20/2018--Maj. Gen. Jeffrey L. Milhorn assumed command of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ North Atlantic Division from out-going commander Maj. Gen. William H. Graham during a ceremony at Fort Hamilton today.

USACE Identifies Long-Term Disaster Recovery Projects and Additional Short-Term Repairs to be Accomplished with 2018 Supplemental Funding

7/5/2018--The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today additional work that it plans to accomplish with the funding provided for disaster recovery in Public Law 115-123, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, signed into law February 9, 2018.

New York District Announces Scoping Meetings for New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study

7/5/2018--NEW YORK – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) New York District, and partner agencies requests public input regarding the scope of the NY & NJ Harbors and Tributaries Study. Partners include, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) New York District, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), and the City of New York (NYC) will host five (5) scoping meetings for the New York and New Jersey Harbor & Tributaries Study (NYNJHAT). The meetings are being held pursuant to the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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Europe District employee wins prestigious award

7/6/2018--Scott Swanson, a quality control representative and contracting officer representative for Europe

U.S. Army Corps Advances Port’s Wider, Deeper, Safer Effort; 55-Foot Target Depth Approved

7/3/2018--The effort to make The Port of Virginia the deepest and safest port on the U.S East Coast continues to advance as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today issued its critical, final authorization to move ahead with the Wider, Deeper, Safer project.

Milestone epitomizes important step forward for Troy Lock and Dam

6/4/2018--Along the Hudson River in upstate New York, the Troy Lock and Dam in Troy, N.Y. serves as the eastern gateway to New York State's extensive canal system and integral to the viability of a system that consists of 524 miles of waterways and 56 locks. The Army Corps has operated the lock and dam since its construction and involved making major and minor repairs to the lock and dam structures, electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems, as well as performing routine maintenance and maintaining the building and grounds.

Corps to commission multi-purpose vessel

5/30/2018--The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will officially welcome a new vessel to its fleet Thursday.