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Contract Award
USACE Galveston awards $6.2 million contract for shoreline stabilization along Houston Ship Channel
GALVESTON, Texas – The USACE Galveston District, awarded a contract in the amount of $6,227,786 to Bertucci Contracting Company LLC, for shoreline stabilization along the Houston Ship Channel’s Mid Bay Placement Area and Placement Area 15 in Chambers County, Texas.
Small Business Contract
USACE Galveston District awards $1.8 million contract for placement area dewatering
GALVESTON, Texas – The USACE Galveston District awarded a small business contract in the amount of $1,857,410, to Affolter Contracting Company Inc., for dewatering of the Mid Bay Dredged Material Placement Area in Chambers County, Texas.
Water Resources Project Proposals
Army Corps of Engineers now accepting water resources project proposals
GALVESTON, Texas – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is now accepting proposals from local and regional stakeholders for completed feasibility reports, proposed feasibility studies, and proposed modifications to authorized projects or studies to be conducted in partnership with the Corps.
Dredging Contract
USACE Galveston District to perform emergency dredging of GIWW at Caney Creek, Brazos River Floodgates
GALVESTON, Texas – The USACE Galveston District, will perform emergency maintenance dredging of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway at Caney Creek and the Brazos River Floodgates in Brazoria and Matagorda counties, Texas, beginning July 21, 2015.
Dredging Contract
USACE Galveston District awards $6.9 million contract to dredge Brownsville Ship Channel, Port Isabel Channel
GALVESTON, Texas – The USACE Galveston District awarded a contract in the amount of $6,956,000 to RLB Contracting Inc., for maintenance dredging of the Brownsville Ship Channel and Turning Basin and Port Isabel Channel and Turning Basin in Cameron County, Texas.
USS STURGIS Decommissioning
STURGIS Decommissioning and Dismantling
The STURGIS, a former World War II Liberty Ship, was converted into the first floating nuclear power plant in the 1960s. Before being shutdown in 1976, the STURGIS’ nuclear reactor, MH-1A, was used to generate electricity for military and civilian use in the Panama Canal. It departed for Galveston April 16, 2015. Learn more about the STURGIS decommissioning, dismantling and disposal.

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Custodians of the Coast



GALVESTON, Texas (July 1, 2015) – 

Sifting through artifacts dating back to the Roman era, discovered while excavating a roadway for a $200 million Army housing project in Wiesbaden, Germany, is the most interesting job assignment Rhonda Brown has overseen during her 21 years with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 

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