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Honolulu District Army engineers support local events

Honolulu District Army engineers support local events

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

More than 250 engineers and friends of the 17 organizations within the Hawaii Council of Engineering Societies (HCES), plus invited local VIPs, dignitaries and engineers from the Honolulu District, will gather at the Hale Koa Hotel, Feb. 20, for a luncheon to kick off Engineers Week 2018, which runs Feb. 18-25.

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USACE-Honolulu District responsible for design, construction, much more

USACE-Honolulu District responsible for design, construction, much more

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

During 2016, highly motivated U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District staff supported military construction at Hawaii Army posts and throughout the Pacific region, awarding more than 520 contract actions totaling $220,443,332, including $127.2 million for small businesses.

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25th ID trains to counter-IED threats in the Pacific

25th ID trains to counter-IED threats in the Pacific

| October 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The pivot to the Pacific continues to increase the deployment of Soldiers throughout the region where improvised explosive devices, or IEDs, remain a threat to both military and civilian personnel.

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USACE-POD greets new commander

USACE-POD greets new commander

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the passing of the ceremonial flag symbolizing the official change of command, Brig. Gen. Jeffrey L. Milhorn relinquished his position as commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Pacific Ocean Division to Col. Peter B. Andrysiak at a change of command ceremony, July 12, at historic Palm Circle.

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Army divers conduct underwater demolition training

Army divers conduct underwater demolition training

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Divers with 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, conducted underwater demolition training, April 12-14, at Puuloa Range Complex off the coast of Iroquois Point.

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Transporters, engineers honored at awards banquet

Transporters, engineers honored at awards banquet

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Soldiers and family members of the 545th Transportation Company, 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, were recognized at an awards banquet March 4 at the historic Hickam Officers Club, here.

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Honolulu District continues support to Army, Pacific Region in 2015

Honolulu District continues support to Army, Pacific Region in 2015

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

During 2015, highly motivated U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District staff supported military construction at Hawaii Army posts with the District, completing more than $159 million in construction, including $101.6 million in military construction, $52.9 million in operations and maintenance, and $4.4 million in civil works/interagency and international services construction.

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Sappers muster for 240 years of Army engineering

Sappers muster for 240 years of Army engineering

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Joined by distinguished guests, Soldiers from numerous engineer units, families and pets, Col. Blace Albert, commander, 130th Eng. Bde., led the formation run for more than two and a half miles through Area X-Ray.

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20,563 combat engineer positions open to women

20,563 combat engineer positions open to women

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Military Occupational Specialty12B, “Combat Engineer,” is now open to all female enlisted Soldiers of all components, according to Army Directive 2015-27.

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U.S., Philippine troops repair school

U.S., Philippine troops repair school

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Philippine and U.S. soldiers were joined by local citizens to make improvements in Calikid Norte, Cabanatuan City, here.

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