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USACE works around the clock to provide emergency power in wake of Hurricane Sandy

In support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is actively working to provide temporary emergency power in areas of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania affected by Hurricane Sandy. USACE teams have deployed to strategic locations to help at critical facilities like hospitals, nursing homes and shelters. [Read More]
Published: Nov-03-12

Army engineers begin debris removal mission

Through collaboration with federal, state and local agencies, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division deployed technical experts from across the country to New Jersey and New York City today to support a FEMA debris-removal mission. The initial focus of the mission is to assess and clear debris in support of the ongoing Emergency Temporary Power Mission. The Corps currently supports 35 FEMA mission assignments as the Northeast continues to recover from Hurricane Sandy. [Read More]
Published: Nov-03-12

Corps of Engineers making substantial progress with water removal mission

Roughly 600 million gallons of storm water infiltrated the nation’s busiest and oldest underground mass transit system and critical inter-city roads, requiring a comprehensive and careful approach to dewatering. USACE deployed technical experts and pumps in response to FEMA’s $20 million assignment to dewater impacted infrastructure. [Read More]
Published: Nov-03-12

Corps of Engineers establishes Hurricane Sandy Public Affairs Support Team

As part of the national response framework for Hurricane Sandy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of FEMA and working closely with local, city, and state officials, has established a Public Affairs Support Team to provide recovery information to the media and the public following Hurricane Sandy. The PST is located at the Corps’ North Atlantic Division Headquarters on Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn. [Read More]
Published: Nov-02-12

Army engineers speeds New York City recovery with dewatering mission

Demonstrating the power of teamwork and collaboration between local, state and federal government agencies, the New York District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working on several large infrastructure projects to speed recovery from Hurricane Sandy’s devastation. [Read More]
Published: Nov-02-12

Army engineers Hurricane Sandy response efforts underway

As part of the national response framework for Hurricane Sandy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of FEMA and working closely with local, city, and state officials, is making steady progress in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. [Read More]
Published: Nov-02-12

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District begins post-storm missions following Hurricane Sandy

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, is carrying out missions to support recovery efforts in the New York City region following Hurricane Sandy, including in New York City, parts of northern New Jersey and Long Island. [Read More]
Published: Oct-30-12

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division takes action following Hurricane Sandy's landfall

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division is taking action following Hurricane Sandy’s landfall to assess damage and prepare its staff to respond to local and regional emergency orders. [Read More]
Published: Oct-30-12

Army engineers ready to respond to Hurricane Sandy impacts

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division is taking action in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy’s landfall to monitor storm activity, minimize flood damage, and prepare its staff to respond to local and regional emergency orders. [Read More]
Published: Oct-28-12

Corps of Engineers team in New England prepares for impacts, storm surge from Hurricane Sandy

As Hurricane Sandy descends on the Atlantic coast, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers team of engineers and scientists in New England are preparing for the storm impacts in the New England region. [Read More]
Published: Oct-28-12
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