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Archive: January, 2017
  • January

    The dual benefits of dredging

    For the Delaware River Ports, dredging has always been first and foremost about navigation, and that's not about to change. What is changing is that more and more, dredging's benefits are extending to other areas as well.
  • Philly District remembers former dam operators

    In 2016, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District mourned the loss of three former dam operators. Floyd “Jim” Wildrick and Mike Husovich were head dam operators at the Francis E. Walter Dam in White Haven, PA and Carl Warner was the head dam operator at Blue Marsh Lake in Leesport, PA. The three men served the United States Army Corps of Engineers for a combined 101 years. All three were also veterans of the U.S. Army.