News Story Archive

  • May

    Volunteer Leaves Her Mark at Abiquiu Lake

    While camping at Abiquiu Lake avid painter Janice Ducrepont volunteered her time to paint a scenic background for a display in the visitor center.
  • Jamie Crawford selected as the District's 2018 Administrative Professional of the Year

    The District recognized Jaimie Crawford as the District’s 2018 Administrative Professional of the Year, May 7, 2018.
  • March

    CISM Coordinator Recognized by Lt. Gen. Semonite

    Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite recognized Bev Noel-Chavez, chief of the Albuquerque District’s Operations Support Branch, Feb. 28, 2018, for her service as the CISM Coordinator.
  • Corps SMEs improve method for tracking micro-grids in Puerto Rico

    A team of temporary emergency power and GIS experts deployed with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico developed a technological method for the safe and effective installation and de-installation of temporary power micro-grids used throughout Puerto Rico.
  • Ribbon Cut on New Medical and Dental Clinic at Cannon Air Force Base

    District representatives joined those who attended the ribbon cutting ceremony on a new medical/dental clinic at Cannon Air Force Base, Feb. 23, 2018.
  • February

    Jamie Howard Selected as District’s Supervisor of the Year

    Jamie Howard, chief, Lakes and Assets Branch, was honored as the District’s Supervisor of the Year during the District’s 2017 Annual Award Presentations, Dec. 8, 2017.
  • January

    Amanda Tapia-Pittman Selected as District’s Employee of the Year

    Amanda Tapia-Pittman was honored as the District’s Employee of the Year during the 2017 Annual Award Presentations, Dec. 8, 2017.
  • Record number of volunteers turn out to count eagles

    USACE staff at Abiquiu Lake hosted their annual Midwinter Bald Eagle Watch, Jan. 6, 2018. A record-breaking 151 volunteers turned out to participate in the nationwide survey that counts eagles along standard, non-overlapping survey routes.
  • October

    Corps monitors blue roof mission for quality

    Shortly after Hurricane Irma pummeled Florida with Category IV winds Sept. 10, Matt Bonner, a civil engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District, received a phone call asking whether he'd be interested in deploying to support the hurricane recovery. Little did he realize that he'd be on a plane the following morning heading to Florida.
  • Fedoroff selected for national tribal role

    Michael Fedoroff has recently been selected for a developmental assignment as the new deputy to the director of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Tribal Nations Technical Center of Expertise, or TNTCX, in Albuquerque, N.M. The virtual position will allow him to work from Mobile while assisting to manage the TNTCX’s tribal consultation support program for both military and civil works.