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Clarence Hinton, a crane operator, maneuvers and picks up rock to place in the Tred Avon River Oyster Sanctuary in Talbot County, Maryland, May 6, 2021. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, along with federal and non-federal partners resumed construction of the oyster reefs in April and approximately 34 acres of reef will be restored when the work is completed.
Norfolk District’s site assessment for FEMA assists Virginia vaccination center opening. A multidisciplinary team from the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, joined the Federal Emergency Management Agency in an assessment of a local site for conversion into a federally supported community vaccination center, March 23, 2021, in Norfolk, Virginia. FEMA officially opened that location today as a Type 2 center, capable of administering approximately 3,000 vaccinations a day and directly supporting President Joe Biden’s goal of administering 100 million vaccinations within the first 100 days of his administration.
From hydro-surveys and supporting dredge operations, to structural deformation studies tracking the conditions of our dams—the NAE's team of survey professionals keeps projects moving forward every day!
Francis E. Walter Dam, owned and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, operates as a system in conjunction with Beltzville Dam to reduce flooding in the downstream communities along the Lehigh River and preventing over $245 million in flood damage to the Lehigh River Valley.
Lieutenant General Scott A. Spellmon, 55th Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, breaks ground on the new Cyber Engineering Academic Center Building at West Point, The U.S. Military Academy. (Dec. 11, 2020)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District commander Col. Patrick J. Dagon tours the construction site of the U.S. Navy's newest shore installation, Naval Support Facility (NSF) Redzikowo, Poland. (Sep. 3, 2020)
The NYSE welcomed North Atlantic Division Commanding General, Brigadier General Thomas J. Tickner (center), and representatives of the U.S. Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Air Force, Navy and Army in celebration of Veterans Day and the 245th Marine Corps Anniversary. (Nov. 11, 2020)

Latest Stories

Corps conducts semi-annual inspection at Gathright Dam ahead of pulse releases
5/14/2021
COVINGTON, Va – The Norfolk District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) conducted a semi-annual inspection of the Gathright Dam on May 10-14 as part of the District's comprehensive dam safety...
Europe District’s Office of Counsel tackles unique challenges in supporting overseas mission
4/12/2021
The Office of Counsel is critical to delivering projects in any U.S. Army Corps of Engineers District office — and overseas in Europe District is no exception...
Projects in Benin increase both healthcare capacity and ability to document births
4/5/2021
Villagers in two communities in northeast Benin will no longer need to cross the border to give birth or receive other basic medical care with the delivery of two new medical facilities in the remote...
Graf to the Future: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers working with USAG Bavaria to modernize facilities for troops at Grafenwoehr
3/29/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Europe District is working with U.S. Army Europe and Africa, the 7th Army Training Command, the garrison, the German government, and other partners to deliver new...
Europe District team mourns the loss of the 'Mayor of the Amelia Earhart Center'
3/28/2021
Dean Blegen had been a fixture of Community Mail Room 410, or CMR, 410 in the Amelia Earhart Center in Wiesbaden since it was stood up nearly 20 years ago and made deep connections with many people in...
New deputy commander excited to support Europe District's array of missions
3/12/2021
Surrounded by his wife and five children in person, and family and friends joining virtually from around the world, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Europe District’s Deputy Commander Maj. Daniel J. Fox...
USACE to host Arlington National Cemetery project Industry Day for contractors
3/12/2021
NORFOLK, Virginia - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Norfolk District is scheduled to host a virtual “Industry Day” event on April 13 from 12:00-3:30 p.m. for construction contractors...
Army Corps of Engineers to host virtual careers open house
3/10/2021
NORFOLK, Virginia - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Norfolk District is scheduled to host a “Careers Virtual Open House” event March 17 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to fill multiple vacancies...
District conducting controlled flood release at Gathright Dam
3/3/2021
COVINGTON, Va. – Operators at Gathright Dam began a controlled flood storage release Tuesday due to increased rainfall. Beginning at 9 a.m., operators at the dam gradually increased the release rate...
FNOD Restoration Advisory Board virtual meeting scheduled for March 4
2/19/2021 UPDATED
SUFFOLK, Va. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers team managing restoration efforts at the Former Nansemond Ordnance Depot will provide a progress update to community members and the public during a...
Deep Creek Bridge Project receives $12.6M in USACE Work Plan
1/21/2021
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) delivered to Congress its Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 2021) Work Plan for the Army Civil Works program on January 19, 2021, which included funding...
Huntsville Center medical program works first VA project
12/15/2020
Huntsville Center’s Medical Initial Outfitting and Transition program awarded its first IO&T project for the Department of Veterans Affairs...
Norfolk District’s small business program achieves third banner year
12/14/2020 UPDATED
Although she probably won’t, Norfolk District Deputy for Small Business Programs Cherie Kunze could sit back and enjoy some well-deserved downtime; after all, this is the third consecutive year...
FNOD Restoration Advisory Board virtual meeting set for Dec. 3
11/23/2020
SUFFOLK, Va. — Restoration efforts at the Former Nansemond Ordnance Depot (FNOD) remain an ongoing priority for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Community members can learn more about this...
Baltimore District employee honored as USACE Program Manager of the Year
11/12/2020
David Chai, the deputy chief of the Baltimore District’s Real Property Services Field Office, was honored as the 2020 USACE Program Manager of the Year during the Virtual National Awards Ceremony,...
Army Corps of Engineers project revitalizes economy of New Jersey’s largest city
11/12/2020
The Army Corps of Engineers in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the City of Newark are performing a project at Joseph G. Minish Passaic River Waterfront...
Army Corps of Engineers New York District continues its Coastal Restoration Mission Eight Years following Sandy
10/29/2020
New York District continues its Coastal Restoration Mission Eight Years following Sandy...
ERDC’s Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory breaks ground for climatic chamber building
10/27/2020
The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL), along with U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)...
Gathright Dam’s third pulse release of 2020 set for Wednesday, 14 Oct 2020
10/13/2020
COVINGTON, Va. – Gathright Dam operators are scheduled to carry out the year’s third water-pulse release from Lake Moomaw on Wednesday, Oct. 14.The pulse, conducted by Norfolk District, U.S. Army...
Engineering With Nature® Podcast, Season 1: Episode 5
9/22/2020
In this episode of the Engineering With Nature® Podcast, guest Paula Whitfield, research ecologist, National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA),...
Gathright Dam pulse release canceled as river conditions ‘favorable’
9/21/2020
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials have canceled Wednesday’s scheduled pulse release at Gathright Dam in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia near Covington...
Army Corps of Engineers New York District heralds the arrival of the largest container ship to Call in the Port
9/12/2020
The CMA/CGM BRAZIL arrived at the Port of New York and New Jersey, Sept. 12. The arrival of the CMA/CGM Brazil was made possible as a result of the Harbor Deepening Project — a multi-year effort by...
Mosquito treatment set for Monday at Craney Island
9/10/2020
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct another round of aerial mosquito treatment Monday over federal property on Craney Island...
Baltimore District employee honored as USACE Architect of the Year
9/8/2020
Jah-Ras Hodge, a Baltimore District architect with the Military Design Branch, Architecture Section, was named the 2020 Engineering and Construction Community of Practice Architect of the Year. To...
Nansemond project’s Restoration Advisory Board to meet Thursday
9/2/2020
SUFFOLK, Va. — The environmental mission at Former Nansemond Ordnance Depot remains a priority for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The project’s quarterly Restoration Advisory Board meeting is set...
Norfolk District cancels Gathright Dam pulse release
9/1/2020
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials have canceled Wednesday’s scheduled pulse release at Gathright Dam in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia near Covington...
North Landing Bridge replacement project clears major hurdle
8/27/2020
NORFOLK, Va. – A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project aimed at replacing North Landing Bridge took a crucial step forward this week. Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, chief of engineers and USACE commanding...
Corps Completes Arlington National Cemetery Admin Building Renovations
8/26/2020 UPDATED
The iconic administration building at Arlington National Cemetery reopened earlier this month with a socially distanced ribbon cutting ceremony after a nearly two-year, $13.8 million overhaul...
Gathright Dam’s second pulse release of 2020 set for Wednesday
8/10/2020
COVINGTON, Va. – Gathright Dam operators are scheduled to carry out the year’s second water-pulse release from Lake Moomaw on Wednesday. It will take place between 6 a.m. and 1:30 p.m...
Mosquito treatment set for Friday at Craney Island
8/5/2020
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct another round of aerial mosquito treatment Friday over federal property on Craney Island...

Latest News Releases

North Atlantic region Army engineers receive new commander
7/15/2020 UPDATED
Brig. Gen. Thomas J. Tickner became the 58th commanding general and division engineer of the North Atlantic Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, during a change of command ceremony today at the...
Justification and Approval Threshold for 8(a) Contracts changes
3/20/2020
The Office of the Under Secretary of Defense-Acquisitions and Sustainment released a memo today regarding class justifications for procurements.Effective immediately, for procurements valued at $100...
Army Corps of Engineers modifying operations at recreation areas due to Coronavirus
3/20/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it has begun the orderly shutdown of all USACE-managed campgrounds to protect against the further spread of coronavirus disease 2019...

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