News: Around our Diverse Asia-Pacific Region

Archive: 2015
  • Landfarming offers viable environmental cleanup solution in the Arctic

    For environmental engineers at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District, vegetable crops and livestock are not landfarming. It is a method used to clean contaminated soil associated with an obsolete fuel storage tank in the Arctic.
  • Army Corps, 29th BEB hold ribbon cutting for South Range Road Project

    Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, Directorate of Public Works, 29th Brigade Engineer Battalion (29th BEB) and Military Police units gathered Sept. 15 to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Schofield’s new South Range Road Project area.
  • DLA Energy Pacific at Korea celebrates completion of headquarters' renovation

    Defense Logistics Agency Energy Pacific at Korea Headquarters received a facelift after a major renovation and recently returned to normal operations at CampWalker, Daegu,Republic of Korea.
  • UFG 15 validates USACE enterprise-wide competencies

    The Combined Forces Command announced Aug. 28 that it successfully completed exercise Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG). For participants from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), the end of the annual Republic of Korea (ROK) and United States computer-assisted simulation exercise marked the beginning of conducting after-action reviews (AAR) and developing lessons learned.
  • Delta Company linemen power restoration of electricity on Saipan

    Delta Company of the 249th Engineer Battalion (Prime Power) deployed to Saipan in August and provided much-needed power line restoration support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) authority missions in response to Typhoon Soudelor.
  • USACE DIMAs deploy to support Ulchi Freedom Guardian

    Four members of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Pacific Ocean Division’s (USACE-POD) Drilling Individual Mobilization Augmentee (DIMA) team participated in the U.S. Forces Korea exercise Ulchi Freedom Guardian(UFG) 15, which was conducted Aug. 17-28, in the Republic of Korea.