News: Around our Diverse Asia-Pacific Region

  • Army Corps of Engineers, local volunteers clean Fort DeRussy beach area for Earth Month 2017

    Volunteers from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers joined forces with local JROTC students and others to clean up the Fort DeRussy area beach and beach berm April 29 as part of Earth Month 2017.
  • Honolulu District celebrates 112th birthday with pre-dawn hike to Makapu`u Lighthouse

    Led by Honolulu District Commander Lt. Col. James Hoyman and former Honolulu District Commander Lt. Col. Christopher Crary, more than 16 District teammates and their friends braved blustery rain storm conditions on a pre-dawn hike to view the Makapu`u Lighthouse April 21 in celebration of the 112th anniversary of the District’s founding.
  • Bangladesh disaster shelters provide relief as aid program wraps up

    Cyclone Sidr struck the southwest coast of Bangladesh in November 2007. ...Nine years later, 88 new structures across Bangladesh are providing local school children a place to learn and surrounding communities with a shelter during emergencies.
  • Strong relationships prove key to hospital completion

    As a part of the Yongsan Relocation Program at Camp Humphreys, the United States Army Corps of Engineers Far East District, along with other key components, have been actively engaged for the past few years with the development of a new hospital.
  • Camp Humphreys soon to open new learning facility

    A new elementary school will soon open up at Camp Humphreys. The school is part of many projects that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Far East District is building within the area that will serve as the new headquarters for the United States Forces Korea.
  • FED practices welding verification process

    The onlookers were a part of a week-long welding course watching their instructor demonstrate proper welding techniques at the Far East District welding quality verification course March 13-17, 2017.