News: Around our Diverse Asia-Pacific Region

Archive: 2015
  • Five describe journeys into USACE STEM careers

    Five Honolulu District women employees shared their personal, educational, and professional experiences entering and working in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) career fields March 31, during the District’s annual Women's History Month celebration.
  • Service to country a family affair: District employee’s son selected for prestigious Senate Youth Program

    Mike Neaverth, former deputy commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Far East District and its current business process manager, has spent a career serving his country both in and out of uniform. It’s a career path his son David, a senior at Seoul American High School, hopes to continue.
  • Corps of Engineers Regulator ramps up public outreach

    In a continuing effort to help the people of Hawaii and the Pacific, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Honolulu District is increasing the number of outreach workshops it holds about the Corps’ Regulatory program and how to best work with Corps Regulators.
  • International Team Conducts Gobi Wolf 2015

    The governments of Mongolia and the United States conducted an earthquake-readiness exercise together this week here. Gobi Wolf 2015 is a civil-military disaster preparedness and response initiative that focuses on regional readiness in response to natural and man-made disasters.
  • Army Corps, Army Garrison-Hawaii participate in groundbreaking for Phase 2 of CAB Complex

    Representatives from the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Directorate of Public Works, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and contractor Nan-Samsung LLC personnel participated in a Hawaiian groundbreaking and site blessing March 18 on the south side of the Wheeler airstrip, officially starting the construction for the second phase of the 25th Infantry Division (25th ID) Combat Aviation Brigade Complex (CAB).
  • Prime Power Soldiers learn valuable lessons as they assist district engineers

    Sgt. Alfredo Alvarez and Sgt. Dinesh Liyanage, members of the 249th Engineer Battalion - Prime Power, are the first set of Soldiers from the battalion assigned for temporary duty at U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Humphreys, part of a rotation the Far East District is conducting this year.