USACE awarded a contract to Weeks Marine Inc. to construct a dune and berm beachfill between the Manasquan Inlet and Barnegat Inlet in Ocean County, NJ. Work is ongoing in several communities along the Barnegat Peninsula.
Manasquan Inlet to Barnegat Inlet Project
USACE awarded a contract to Weeks Marine Inc. to construct a dune and berm beachfill between the Manasquan Inlet and Barnegat Inlet in Ocean County, NJ. Work is ongoing in several communities along the Barnegat Peninsula.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor  completed the Absecon Inlet seawall and boardwalk project in April of 2018. Work involved building the seawall along two previously unprotected sections of the Atlantic City shoreline and rebuilding the historic boardwalk behind those two sections.
Absecon Inlet Seawall and Boardwalk Rebuild
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor completed the Absecon Inlet seawall and boardwalk project in April of 2018. Work involved building the seawall along two previously unprotected sections of the Atlantic City shoreline and rebuilding the historic boardwalk behind those two sections.
The Dredge McFarland is conducting urgent dredging operations in Texas to support the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District. The McFarland is dredging the Port of Brownsville Shipping Channel and the sand is being used to help prepare South Padre Island for hurricane season.
Dredge McFarland Urgent Dredging Operations
The Dredge McFarland is conducting urgent dredging operations in Texas to support the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District. The McFarland is dredging the Port of Brownsville Shipping Channel and the sand is being used to help prepare South Padre Island for hurricane season.
USACE co-hosted an Engineering with Nature workshop April 10-12 in Delaware. Participants conducted a planting demonstration project at Bubblegum Beach on the north side of the Indian River Inlet. Workshop participants planted 1000 herbaceous plants and 40 shrubs and trees.
Engineering With Nature Workshop
USACE co-hosted an Engineering with Nature workshop April 10-12 in Delaware. Participants conducted a planting demonstration project at Bubblegum Beach on the north side of the Indian River Inlet. Workshop participants planted 1000 herbaceous plants and 40 shrubs and trees.
For more than a century and a half, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District has played a central role in managing water resources and constructing military facilities in the heart of the Northeast Corridor. The District's history is chronicled in two separate volumes.
District History
For more than a century and a half, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District has played a central role in managing water resources and constructing military facilities in the heart of the Northeast Corridor. The District's history is chronicled in two separate volumes.
Marine Design Center
Marine Design Center
The Marine Design Center is the Army Corps of Engineers' center of expertise and experience for the development and application of innovative strategies and technologies for naval architecture and marine engineering.

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