News: Around our Diverse Asia-Pacific Region

  • USACE aids Marine Corps with lifesaving training

    Marine Corps Installation Pacific Fire and Emergency Services, Japan (MCIPAC FESJ) was able to conduct invaluable emergency response training recently with help from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Japan District.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers partners with local community to clean up Fort DeRussy for 2016 National Public Lands Day

    More than 65 volunteers picked up trash at Fort DeRussy in Waikiki in honor of National Public Lands Day on Sept. 17. The Corps of Engineers’ Pacific Regional Visitor Center (RVC) coordinated the event which was supported by Corps employees, U.S. Army Transporters from the 545th Transportation Company, Punahou Junior ROTC cadets, AECOM, and Mokulele Elementary School.
  • Soldier climbs Denali for suicide awareness, proposes to girlfriend

    For Capt. Stephen Austria, project engineer in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers -- Alaska District's Foreign Military Sales Program, a mid-June, non-guided expedition climbing Denali, formerly known as Mount McKinley, was a dream come true for him and girlfriend, Rebecca Melesciuc, and one he hopes brings awareness to Soldier suicide.
  • Summer internships benefit students, sections

    Summer internships are something like a rite of passage for many young adults looking for guidance, a career or hands-on experience in the working world.
  • USACE Engineer Castle flown over Marine headquarters in Japan

    Passersby Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Building 1 on July 16th may have had to look twice when they saw the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's bright red castle flag flying over the Marine headquarters.
  • USACE POD greets new commander

    Brig. Gen. Jeffrey L. Milhorn relinquished his position as commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Pacific Ocean Division to Col. Peter B. Andrysiak, during a change of command ceremony, July 12, at historic Palm Circle.