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CORONA VIRUS INFORMATION

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) https://coronavirus.gov

What the Government is Doing https://www.usa.gov/coronavirus

Alternate Care Site Documents https://www.usace.army.mil/Coronavirus/Alternate-Care-Sites/

Businesses can help in COVID-19 https://www.fema.gov/nbeoc Register on http://sam.gov/

Webinar w/ Industry https://www.usace.army.mil/Coronavirus/Industry-Information-Re-COVID-19-Support/

 

USACE COVID-19 Response Efforts

USACE COVID-19 Response Efforts Daily Infographic - Data in infographic is a visualization of the HTML table below

Quad Charts for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Alternate Care Site Construction locations

Unit Facility Name Location COVID/NON-COVID Type # of Beds Peak Demand Average Peak Contractor Contract Awarded Work Started Date Complete % Complete
NAD Javits Center New York City, NY COVID A2HC 1,900 4/8/2020 5/26/2020 NEW YORK CONVENTION CENTER OPERATING CORPORATION 3/26/2020 3/30/2020 4/8/2020 100%
LRD TCF Center Detroit, MI COVID A2HC 1,000 4/20/2020 6/16/2020

DETROIT REGIONAL CONVENTION FACILITY AUTHORITY

3/31/2020 4/1/2020 4/9/2020 100%
NWD Missouri ACF Florissant, MO COVID H2HC 120 4/28/2020 6/16/2020 Tarlton Corporation 4/8/2020 4/8/2020 4/11/2020 100%
NAD Westchester CC White Plains, NY COVID A2HC 100 4/8/2020 5/26/2020 HAUGLAND ENERGY GROUP LLC 3/27/2020 3/27/2020 4/17/2020 100%
NAD SUNY Stony Brook Stony Brook, NY COVID A2HC 1,038 4/8/2020 5/26/2020 TURNER CONSTRUCTION COMPANY 3/28/2020 3/30/2020 4/26/2020 100%
NAD SUNY Old Westbury Old Westbury, NY COVID A2HC 1,022 4/8/2020 5/26/2020 AECOM TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC. 3/28/2020 3/30/2020 4/27/2020 100%
LRD McCormick Place Chicago, IL COVID A2HC 3,000 4/8/2020 5/31/2020 METROPOLITAN PIER AND EXPOSITION AUTHORITY 3/28/2020 3/29/2020 4/24/2020 100%
LRD Metro South Medical Ctr Blue Island, IL COVID H2HC 350 4/8/2020 5/31/2020 CLARK CONSTRUCTION GROUP, LLC 3/29/2020 3/30/2020 4/24/2020 100%
LRD Sherman Hospital Eglin, IL COVID H2HC 283 4/8/2020 5/31/2020 TURNER CONSTRUCTION COMPANY 3/29/2020 3/30/2020 4/24/2020 100%
LRD Westlake Hospital Melrose Park, IL COVID H2HC 314 4/8/2020 5/31/2020 Bulley & Andrews  4/5/2020 4/5/2020 4/24/2020 100%
LRD Suburban Collection Showplace Novi, MI COVID A2HC 1,100 4/8/2020 5/30/2020 GILBANE FEDERAL  4/5/2020 4/6/2020 4/20/2020 100%
SPD Colorado Convention Center Denver, CO COVID A2HC 2000 3/28/2020 6/1/2020 ECC ENVIRONMENTAL LLC 4/5/2020 4/6/2020 4/27/2020 100%
SPD Gibson Medical Center Albuquerque, NM COVID H2HC 200 4/25/2020 6/14/2020 WEIL CONSTRUCTION, INC 4/3/2020 4/3/2020 4/17/2020 100%
SPD Miyamura High School Gallup, NM COVID A2HC 50 4/25/2020 6/14/2020 Four Winds Joint Venture 4/5/2020 4/6/2020 4/27/2020 100%
SPD Porterville Dev. Center Porterville, CA COVID A2HC 246 4/17/2020 6/13/2020 Herman Construction, Group, Inc., 4/5/2020 4/6/2020 4/22/2020 100%
SAD Miami Beach Convention Ctr Miami, FL COVID A2HC 450 5/3/2020 6/14/2020 THE ROBINS & MORTON GROUP 4/6/2020 4/7/2020 4/27/2020 100%
NAD East Orange Hospital East Orange, NJ COVID H2HC 250 4/9/2020 5/25/2020 CUTTING EDGE GROUP, LLC. 4/7/2020 4/9/2020 5/5/2020 100%
MVD Wisconsin State Fair West Allis, WI COVID A2HC 530 4/14/2020 6/11/2020 Gilbane, Inc. 4/7/2020 4/8/2020 4/18/2020 100%
Unit Facility Name Location COVID/NON-COVID Type # of Beds Peak Demand Average Peak Contractor Contract Awarded Work Started Date Complete % Complete
SPD The Ranch Events Complex Loveland, CO COVID A2HC 1,007 3/28/2020 6/1/2020 AECOM TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC. 4/8/2020 4/9/2020 4/29/2020 100%
NAD United Medical Center (UMC) Washington, DC COVID A2HC 6 4/9/2020 5/18/2020 Patriot Construction LLC 4/8/2020 4/9/2020 4/22/2020 100%
POD Alaska Airlines Center Anchorage, AK COVID A2HC 163 4/18/2020 6/22/2020 NEESER PAUG VIK JV, LLC. 4/9/2020 4/10/2020 4/21/2020 100%
NAD St. Francis Hospital Trenton, NJ COVID H2HC 37 4/9/2020 5/25/2020 SAND POINT SERVICES, LLC 4/13/2020 4/14/2020 4/27/2020 100%
NAD Hagerstown Correctional Facility Hagerstown, MD COVID H2HC 192 4/11/2020 6/3/2020 CLARK CONSTRUCTION GROUP, LLC 4/10/2020 4/13/2020 5/30/2020 100%
NAD New Bridge-Bergen Med Ctr Parking Lot Paramus, NJ COVID A2HC 100 4/9/2020 5/25/2020

DynCorp.  

4/14/2020 4/15/2020 4/30/2020 100%
NAD New Bridge-Bergen Medical Center Paramus, NJ NON-COVID A2HC 40 4/9/2020 5/25/2020 CONTI FEDERAL SERVICES, LLC. 4/8/2020 4/9/2020 4/23/2020 100%
LRD Commercial Appeal Building Memphis, TN COVID A2HC 40 4/16/2020 5/14/2020 AECOM TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC 4/8/2020 4/9/2020 5/14/2020 100%
SPD St. Luke's Medical Center Phoenix, AZ COVID H2HC 411 4/30/2020 6/18/2020

APTIM FEDERAL SERVICES, LLC

4/16/2020 4/16/2020 5/14/2020 100%
SPD Chinle Community Center (Navajo Nation) Chinle, AZ NON-COVID A2HC 50 4/30/2020 6/18/2020 WEIL CONSTRUCTION, INC. 4/17/2020 4/18/2020 5/1/2020 100%
SPD Atsa Biyaazh Community Center (Navajo Nation) Shiprock, NM NON-COVID A2HC 40 4/25/2020 6/14/2020

FOUR WINDS MECHANICAL HTC/AC INC.

4/17/2020 4/18/2020 5/1/2020 100%
NAD Walter Washington Community Washington, DC COVID A2HC 443 4/9/2020 5/18/2020

HENSEL PHELPS CONSTRUCTION CO.

4/17/2020 4/18/2020 5/8/2020 100%
NWD Eugene River Facility Eugene, OR COVID A2HC 42 4/9/2020 6/18/2020 TURNER CONSTRUCTION COMPANY 4/16/2020 4/18/2020 5/15/2020 100%
SAD 210 ARNG Training Facility St. Croix, US Virgin Islands COVID A2HC 24 8/18/2020 8/18/2020 Conti Federal Services, Inc 4/17/2020 4/24/2020 5/26/2020 100%
SWD OSU Medical Center Tulsa, OK COVID H2HC 125 4/30/2020 6/19/2020 Manhattan Construction Company 4/26/2020 4/27/2020 5/9/32020 100%
SWD Integris Baptist Port. Campus Oklahoma City, OK COVID H2HC 110 4/30/2020 6/19/2020 Manhattan Construction Company 4/26/2020 4/27/2020 5/13/2020 100%
MVD Lotter Bld Milwaukee County HOC Franklin, WI COVID H2HC 120 4/14/2020 6/11/2020 GILBANE FEDERAL 4/30/2020 5/1/2020 5/29/2020 100%
LRD Nashville General Hospital Nashville, TN COVID H2HC 60 4/16/2020 6/14/2020 TURNER CONSTRUCTION COMPANY 5/1/2020 5/4/2020 5/28/2020 100%
NWD Kalispell Regional Medical Center Kalispell, MT NON-COVID A2HC 100 4/21/2020 6/14/2020 AHTNA-CDM JV 5/1/2020 5/4/2020 5/28/2020 100%
SWD Memorial Hospital of Texas County Guymon, OK COVID H2HC 8 4/30/2020 6/19/2020 Manhattan Construction Company 5/24/2020 5/26/2020 6/5/2020 100%

NOTE: For Peak Demand, the date is from the IHME Peak Hospitalization Model. For Average Peak Demand, the date is the average of the CAA, CHIME, and IHME models.

Local News Releases Related to Coronavirus

  • Vicksburg District to continue online reservation system into winter at Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana campgrounds

    VICKSBURG, Miss. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District will continue to use the online reservation system Oct. 1 through Feb. 28, 2021 for campgrounds at its projects in Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana.
  • USACE to extend comment period for Draft Miami-Dade Back Bay Report

    NORFOLK, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the request of Miami-Dade County, its nonfederal sponsor, has extended the comment period for the Miami-Dade Back Bay Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study, due to the unprecedented amount of attention and resources needed to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak in the area. Originally scheduled to close on July 20, the comment period will now close on August 19.
  • USACE to extend comment period for Draft Miami-Dade Back Bay Report

    NORFOLK, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the request of Miami-Dade County, its nonfederal sponsor, has extended the comment period for the Miami-Dade Back Bay Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study, due to the unprecedented amount of attention and resources needed to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak in the area. Originally scheduled to close on July 20, the comment period will now close on August 19.
  • Vicksburg District reminds recreation site visitors to take precautions for a safe Fourth of July weekend

    VICKSBURG, Miss. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District reminds recreation site visitors across Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana to practice safety throughout the Fourth of July weekend. Recreation sites across the region will host special events during the holiday weekend. In Arkansas, fireworks shows will be held at Lake Ouachita July 3 and 4 and Lake Greeson July 3. In Mississippi, a fireworks show will be held at Sardis Lake July 4.
  • Vicksburg District to reopen select beaches and recreation areas at Mississippi lakes beginning July 6

    Vicksburg, Miss. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District will reopen select beaches and recreation areas at its Mississippi lakes – Arkabutla Lake, Sardis Lake, Enid Lake and Grenada Lake – and incorporate preventative health measures beginning July 6.
  • Blue Marsh Lake Swimming Beach to Open; Restrictions in Place for Holiday Weekend

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the swimming beach at Blue Marsh Lake will open to the public on July 2, 2020. The bathhouse and shower facilities at the beach will also open. Visitation in the Dry Brooks Day Use Area will be limited to 75% capacity. Park Rangers will be monitoring the visitation and closing the area as needed.
  • Army Corps to reopen public beaches and visitor center at Raystown Lake

    As part of the phased reopening of recreation facilities following COVID-19 closures, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, announces the reopening of public beaches and most areas within the Raystown Lake Visitors Center, including the information center, interior restrooms and the retail store operated by the Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau, on June 27.
  • Vicksburg District announces annual Engineer’s Day Awards, honors exceptional personnel service

    VICKSBURG, Miss. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District hosted its annual Engineer’s Day awards ceremony at the district’s headquarters building in Vicksburg, Mississippi, June 25. Employees were recognized with a variety of honorary individual and team awards, and the ceremony was broadcast to the district’s teleworking personnel via YouTube Live in order to maintain safe social distancing measures.
  • Thomaston Dam, Northfield Brook Lake, Black Rock Dam Areas Reopening

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is implementing a phased reopening of recreation areas at Black
  • USACE announces the closing of recently opened parks at Whitney Lake

    The Fort Worth District closed Soldiers Bluff and Walling Bend Parks at Whitney Lake on June 9 due to recent safety concerns. In recent weeks, large crowds have been gathering in and around Soldiers Bluff and Walling Bend Park. The size of the crowds, some estimated to have been as large as 600 people, have caused concern for public safety related to COVID-19. In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, USACE urged customers to follow social distancing and other CDC guidelines as parks were reopened in May. The recent crowds at Soldiers Bluff and Walling Bend Park have not been in compliance with those COVID19 CDC guidelines.

Local USACE News Regarding Coronavirus

  • July

    Omaha USACE employee recognized for leading team during COVID-19.

    An employee with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Omaha District and native of Chicago, was recognized for his accomplishments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Monolithic effort to construct lock chamber heats up

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (July 23, 2020) – A monolithic effort to construct a navigation chamber at the Chickamauga Lock Replacement Project is heating up where the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District has already placed 19,000 cubic yards of concrete and more than 700 tons of reinforcing steel.
  • June

    Brady named Nashville District Employee of the Month for May 2020

    Shane Brady, a Natural Resource Specialist and Park Ranger at the Lake Barkley Resource Manager's Office is the Nashville District Employee of the Month for May 2020.
  • Far East District on-boards new employees during COVID-19

    CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Far East District (FED) has on-boarded a few new employees during COVID-19. As this pandemic has changed the way operations occur globally, most of their transition to the district is unique due to the virus.
  • May

    Corps completes 100-bed alternate care facility in Kalispell, Montana

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, completed construction on an alternate care facility in Kalispell, Montana, May 24, two days earlier than required. The ACF also came in more than 10% under budget.
  • Future leaders during COVID-19

    The Memphis District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is known for executing many different tasks, projects and missions all at the same time. Even when COVID-19 presented itself, this district didn’t stop doing everything it’s normally charged to do. Like many other organizations around the world, the Coronavirus altered how some projects were carried out within the district; this included how the Leadership Development Program (LDP) continued on as well.
  • Answering the Call

    In late March 2020, Army 1st Lt. Eoghan Matthews, a Soldier assigned to the U.S. Army Engineering Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Cold Region Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL), received a call. The instructions were cryptic but direct: “Pack a bag, and be ready to go somewhere in the Northeast.”
  • Burress named Nashville District Employee of the Month for April 2020

    Burress is being recognized for his outstanding performance supporting the Nashville District during the COVID-19 pandemic. His efforts to keep staff informed and safe have been instrumental in ensuring operations continued in as safe a manner as possible.
  • ERDC COVID-19 model debuts on CDC website

    The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) COVID-19 Modeling and Analysis Team (C-MAT) developed a COVID-19 model that debuted on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) website, May 22. The ERDC model, also referred to as the ERDC-SEIR (Susceptible Exposed Infected Recovered) model, is one of 16 models featured on the CDC’s COVID-19 model ensemble website.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District, completes construction of 3rd generation hardened aircraft shelters at Kunsan Air Base

    With the joint effort of the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) of the Far East District (FED) and the Republic of Korea, 20 newly constructed third generation hardened aircraft shelters (HAS) will be ready for use by the summer of 2020 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea.