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February, 2013


Fire Island contract brings $8.3 million to local businesses

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $10.1 million task order contract to Environmental Chemical Company of Burlingame, Calif., Feb. 27 to remove debris on Fire Island created by Hurricane Sandy. [Read More]
Published: Feb-28-13

Federal Support Toolbox for Integrated Water Resources Management now available online

The new Federal Support Toolbox for Integrated Water Resources Management, a single point of entry to comprehensive information, is available at www.watertoolbox.us. [Read More]
Published: Feb-28-13

Corps issues Advance Contract Initiative Request for Proposal for Fire Island debris removal

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a request for proposal Feb. 18 under the Advance Contract Initiative to remove Hurricane Sandy debris from Fire Island. [Read More]
Published: Feb-18-13

Corps awards new Fire Island debris removal contract

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $10.5 million debris removal contract to Custom Earth Recycling, LLC of Bay Shore, N.Y. as part of the cleanup mission from Hurricane Sandy. [Read More]
Published: Feb-08-13

Corps of Engineers releases Native Oyster Restoration Master Plan

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in partnership with the State of Maryland and the Commonwealth of Virginia, along with their shared partners, has finalized the Native Oyster Restoration Master Plan. The master plan outlines the Corps’ strategy for large-scale oyster restoration throughout the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. [Read More]
Published: Feb-06-13

Army Corps awards $2 million contract for Phase II of Plumb Beach coastal storm risk reduction work in Brooklyn

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District has awarded a $2 million contract to Village Dock, Inc., of Port Jefferson, N.Y., to complete the second and final phase of construction at the coastal storm risk reduction project at Plumb Beach in Brooklyn along the Belt Parkway. [Read More]
Published: Feb-06-13

Army Corps to begin repairing Rehoboth Beach outfall pipes

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District and its contractor will begin repairing and extending outfall pipes at Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, later this month. [Read More]
Published: Feb-04-13

Army Corps Awards Contract to Deepen the Arthur Kill Channel

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, has awarded a contract for $41,368,100.00 to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC on January 31, 2013 for deepening the Arthur Kill Federal Channel to 50 feet [Read More]
Published: Feb-04-13