With the 2019 Hurricane season just eight months away, the Army Corps of Engineers, along with local emergency agencies met to rehearse and review a severe weather event. The exercise allows emergency responders from Fort Bend and Harris County along with the City of Houston and other local agencies to rehearse emergency responses concerning an extreme rainfall event affecting the Addicks and Barker Reservoir. Tim Clarkin, a USACE Galveston District Water Control Manager, explains how 65 emergency responders met at the Texas Department of Safety's Sector Headquarters in Jersey Village for the November 1, 2018 Table Top exercise.
Addicks and Barker Emergency Response Exercise
With the 2019 Hurricane season just eight months away, the Army Corps of Engineers, along with local emergency agencies met to rehearse and review a severe weather event. The exercise allows emergency responders from Fort Bend and Harris County along with the City of Houston and other local agencies to rehearse emergency responses concerning an extreme rainfall event affecting the Addicks and Barker Reservoir. Tim Clarkin, a USACE Galveston District Water Control Manager, explains how 65 emergency responders met at the Texas Department of Safety's Sector Headquarters in Jersey Village for the November 1, 2018 Table Top exercise.
Little Rock District's James Bloxham is deployed in response to Hurricane Matthew. Bloxham is on a team that temporally places plastic sheeting on rooftops to prevent leaking while more permanent solutions are explored.
Operation Blue Roof
Little Rock District's James Bloxham is deployed in response to Hurricane Matthew. Bloxham is on a team that temporally places plastic sheeting on rooftops to prevent leaking while more permanent solutions are explored.
The Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Feasibility Study, also known as the Coastal Texas Study, will involve engineering, economic and environmental analyses on large-scale projects, which may be considered by Congress for authorization and funding.
Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Feasibility Study
The Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Feasibility Study, also known as the Coastal Texas Study, will involve engineering, economic and environmental analyses on large-scale projects, which may be considered by Congress for authorization and funding.
The Southwestern Division (SWD) has approximately 2,700 civilians and soldiers across the Region. We continue focusing our efforts on employees and ensuring we recruit the best and brightest that will assume critical positions. We offer challenging professional, technical and administrative assignments and continue hiring talented and motivated US citizens in our offices. We also offers educational opportunities, certificate programs, professional and leadership development as well as mentoring programs. We support and nurture the growth of our employees and provide the tools to ensure superior performance in all our missions.
The Southwestern Division is Hiring
The Southwestern Division (SWD) has approximately 2,700 civilians and soldiers across the Region. We continue focusing our efforts on employees and ensuring we recruit the best and brightest that will assume critical positions. We offer challenging professional, technical and administrative assignments and continue hiring talented and motivated US citizens in our offices. We also offers educational opportunities, certificate programs, professional and leadership development as well as mentoring programs. We support and nurture the growth of our employees and provide the tools to ensure superior performance in all our missions.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Releases Work Plan for Fiscal 2019 Civil Works Appropriations

11/21/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) delivered to Congress its Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 2019) Work Plan for the Army Civil Works program yesterday.

THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS URGES HUNTERS TO BE SAFE THIS FALL

11/21/2018
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Army Corps of Engineers, Little Rock District, urges all hunters to be safe this fall when hunting at the 12 lakes in Arkansas and southern Missouri and the Arkansas River. Whether your hunting season started at the end of summer or you’re still awaiting your first opportunity to venture out, hunting safety is a must.

Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Study review states advanced modeling used

11/14/2018
GALVESTON, Texas (November 14, 2018) A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Coastal Texas Protection & Restoration Feasibility Study review verified today the most advanced modeling and catastrophic storm surge events were included within the recent study.

 

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