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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

  • Locks and Dam 14 Auxiliary Lock to Remain Closed

    ROCK ISLAND, Illinois – Due to ongoing construction and concerns related to the spread of COVID-19, the Rock Island District will not be opening the auxiliary lock at Locks and Dam 14 in Pleasant Valley, Iowa, as scheduled on Memorial Day. The date of anticipated opening is unknown at this time.
  • TCF Center Alternate Care Facility construction complete

    DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, announces that construction is complete at Michigan’s first Alternate Care Facility at TCF Center in Detroit. The facility will begin accepting patients April 10, 2020. The TCF Center Alternate Care Facility is one of the first in the Nation to be turned over to the state. Construction included triage area, patient support services such as showers and toilets, staff changing areas and administrative space, a command center and pharmacy. The 350,000 square foot conversion of the convention center into a medical facility with 970 bed spaces across two floors for COVID-19 patients took nine days. “I'm proud that the team was able to complete this mission and get help to the doctors and nurses on the front lines so quickly,” said Lt. Col. Gregory Turner, commander, USACE, Detroit District. “With this facility coming on line as supplies and staff pour into Michigan, I really expect that the TCF Center will be a beacon of hope for Detroit and the Nation.”
  • Army engineers Plan to Build Alternate Care Facility in Anchorage

    JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District will convert the Alaska Airlines Center near Providence Hospital into an alternate care facility for COVID-19 patients in Anchorage.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Extends Closures Due to COVID-19

    ROCK ISLAND, Illinois – Due to the ongoing concerns related to the spread of COVID-19, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Rock Island District has extended its recreation area closures through May 31.
  • USACE Galveston District awards second Corpus Christi Ship Channel dredging contract

    GALVESTON, Texas – Yesterday the Galveston District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a second multi-million dollar contract for the Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project. Callan Marine, LTD, of Galveston, Texas, will receive $97.9 million, including the base contract and seven options, to dredge Lower Bay Reach as part of Corps efforts to deepen and widen the Corpus Christi Ship Channel. Five more options are contained in the contract and could be activated at a later date.
  • USACE supporting FEMA on state determined expansion of medical capacity starting in St. Louis area

    The Kansas City District, together with the St. Louis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in support of FEMA and other federal agencies are working together to help the State of Missouri expand medical capacity, in case of a surge in COVID-19 patients in coming days and weeks.
  • Huntington District to close additional day use recreational areas

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - In the interest of public safety due to COVID-19 concerns, and in accordance with Center for Disease Control recommendations, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntington District will be closing these additional Corps-managed day use recreational areas.
  • DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Supports the Fight Against COVID-19

    From modeling the movement of how droplets travel through an aircraft to conducting virtual screenings of vaccine possibilities, the Department of Defense High Performance Computing Modernization Program has a powerful weapon in the fight against COVID-19—supercomputers.
  • Corps of Engineers modifying operations at recreational areas due to coronavirus

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Wednesday it will begin the orderly shutdown of all USACE-managed campgrounds around Fort Peck Lake to protect against the further spread of COVID-19.
  • Clinton Lake dam road closure related to COVID-19

    The road across Clinton Dam (E 900 Road) will be closed as of 9:00 a.m. on April 7, 2020, until further notice due to unsafe gatherings and parking conditions near the south end of the dam. This decision was made in conjunction with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department with the safety of our visitors and community in mind.

Local USACE News Regarding Coronavirus

  • April

    Chicago District protects workforce, remains fully operational during COVID-19 public health emergency

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, is taking precautionary measures to protect its workforce, while also remaining fully operational during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers comes to the aid of hospitals

    To help New York State hospitals deal with this, Army Corps’ New York District volunteers are working 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  They are locating existing buildings that can be converted into these alternate care facilities and then they are designing and constructing them. 
  • Completion of Phase I Fuel Oil Facility, improves USFK warfighter capabilities

    CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Far East District (FED) has demonstrated resolve and dedication to completing the mission during COVID19, as the district has held three Acceptance Release Letter (ARL) ceremonies during the pandemic.
  • Debris team wrapping up FEMA technical support mission in Middle Tennessee

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 23, 2020) – The Corps of Engineers’ team supporting clean-up efforts in Middle Tennessee in the wake of deadly tornadoes that devastated the region in early March is wrapping up its FEMA technical support mission where contractors have removed an estimated 450,000 cubic yards of debris, enough to fill 137 Olympic-size swimming pools.
  • Louisville District supports nationwide COVID-19 response

    As the nation endures the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is supporting FEMA, in coordination with other federal, state and local partners and playing a key role in the ongoing nationwide response efforts. USACE – known to engineer solutions for the nation’s toughest challenges – is constructing temporary alternate care facilities across the country to alleviate the burden on hospitals.
  • TAM team demonstrates BUILDING STRONG throughout COVID-19 pandemic

    USACE, including the Transatlantic Middle East District (TAM) has continued their on-going mission while also assisting the nation and numerous federal agencies in this time of crisis, BUILDING STRONG through deeds, not words.
  • Corps Encourages Responsible Recreation for Earth Day

    Although the 50th anniversary of Earth Day is taking place during a worldwide pandemic, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District recreation sites still provide visitors an opportunity to enjoy nature responsibly.
  • Corps electric engineer ‘makes’ much needed shields

    It’s no secret our country is experiencing a shortage of face masks. Ever since this virus was declared a pandemic, even those working in hospitals can’t seem to get their hands on the very medical supplies they need to do their day-to-day job. Some hear of the shortage and scramble to get their hands on whatever masks they can find, but not Navigational Electrical Engineer Jeffrey Farmer and the nonprofit group he’s apart of called the “Midsouth Makers.”
  • St. Louis converts hotel into alternate care facility ready for patients within days of state request

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers partnered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the State of Missouri to convert a local hotel for use as an alternate care facility.  USACE St. Louis District provided technical assistance and management of Tarlton Corporation and their subcontractors, as the team raced to finish the conversion to 120 patient rooms, four nurses’ stations, storage areas, a triage center, and meeting rooms spread over four floors within 79 hours of contract award.
  • Jacksonville District Completes Miami Beach Convention Center Alternate Care Facility Ahead of Schedule

    Two months ago, the Miami Beach Convention Center was hosting 80,000 fans for the NFL Experience as part of Super Bowl festivities. The Jacksonville District just finished transforming the center into a 450-bed alternate care facility to treat COVID-19 patients, and did it ahead of schedule.