U.S. Army Corps of Engineers South Pacific Division

South Pacific Division News

New Division Commander Returns to the District

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:35:37 GMT

Former District Commander Col. (P) Kimberly Colloton recently paid a visit to the Albuquerque District, her first in her new role as South Pacific Division Commander.
KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. – Mark Phaneuf, right, geologist in the District’s Environmental Engineering Section, discusses the Bulk Fuels Facility Remediation Project with South Pacific Division commander Col. Kimberly Colloton (front left); Linda Dreeland, (2nd from left), chief, Environmental and SRM Section; and District commander Lt. Col. Larry Caswell (left), Aug. 30, 2018.

Commander reflects on time as member of 9/11 search-and-rescue team

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:39:00 GMT

The inside of the building was dark, smoky, damp and hot. It was still smoldering from the fires that raged within it just hours before, when Col. Aaron Barta, then a captain and commander of the Military District of Washington Engineer Company, and his team stepped into the battered Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001.

Englebright Lake seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

Fri, 07 Sep 2018 21:28:00 GMT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Englebright Lake, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park, is hosting National

'Milestone' Achieved in Protecting Bay Area from Sea Level Rise

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:20:00 GMT

A long-running effort to protect a flood-prone area of the South San Francisco Bay -- home to millions of people and the world's most profitable companies -- from sea level rise has reached a milestone now that federal funding for the project has been assured.
A levee spanning a tidal marsh in Alviso, Calif. that will be raised as part of flood mitigation efforts to protect the South Bay.