More than 200 people attended the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ industry day events April 26 and 27, 2016. Attendees represented businesses such as quarries, barging and dredging, environmental and design consultants, supplies, and construction. Corps contracting specialists and members of project teams shared information about how to effectively submit proposals for Corps projects and some upcoming project opportunities.
Taken: 04.26.2016 | Photo by Michelle Helms
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Identifying, understanding, appreciating and making the most of employee differences within teams and across the organization was the theme echoing throughout two interactive, engaging, laughter-filled presentations by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Director of Human Resources Sue Engelhardt. Invited to the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville March 2 to kick off Women’s History Month, Engelhardt delivered supervisor training on recognizing individual work styles in the morning and a centerwide presentation on embracing generational differences in the afternoon. “We are going to have some fun, we are going to make fun of people, and I’m going to make fun of myself,” Engelhardt said,...
03.04.2016 | HUNTSVILLE, AL, US | Story by Julia Bobick
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is working to inspect and repair Chickamauga Lock at Tennessee River mile 471 in Chattanooga, Tenn. The 60-foot by 360-foot lock at the Tennessee Valley Authority dam is emptied about every five years so maintainers can fix components normally submerged under the water. The work began July 11 and the lock will reopen to commercial and recreation traffic Aug. 11, 2016. (USACE video by Leon Roberts)
Taken: 07.22.2016 | Video by Leon Roberts