Tag: Army Corps


Army Corps launches $7.5B dam safety loan program

October 3, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

The country’s stock of dams is increasingly decrepit: The dams in the National Inventory average 61 years old, and it would cost $157.5 billion to rehabilitate the 88,616 deficient non-federal dams alone, according to research from the Association of State […]


Army Corps Begins Taking Applications for New Dam Loan Program

September 26, 2023

Via: ENR

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced that it has begun taking applications for $7.5 billion in credit assistance from a new program that aims to help nonfederal government agencies, municipalities and other dam owners address flooding risks to […]


LafargeHolcim partners with Army Corps of Engineers in construction waste research

September 22, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

The U.S. military is looking to adapt its construction processes, and the research partnership between LafargeHolcim/Geocycle and USACE is one such example. “We expect this partnership to lead to waste reduction opportunities at Army installations,” said Stephen Cosper, an environmental […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise, Sustainability

Army Corps of Engineers’ first P3, a $2.8B flood control project, restarts

August 9, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Flooding in the Fargo-Moorhead area causes about $238 million of damage each year, and a 500-year flood event would likely flood almost all of Fargo, a large portion of Moorhead and surrounding communities. Six of the area’s top 10 floods […]

Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

12 contractors shortlisted for $5B of border wall contracts

May 13, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

In addition to winning a spot on this latest prequalified bidders list, Fisher Sand & Gravel also scored another victory this month in regard to protests it filed against previous Army Corps border wall contract awards, according to the Washington […]