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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

  • Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division begins evaluating facilities across Oklahoma

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division announced today that their Tulsa District will begin providing planning and assessments for possible conversion of existing buildings into alternate-care-facilities in Oklahoma.
  • Buffalo District supports National response to COVID-19 pandemic

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has been deploying field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing facilities in New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania for the possible conversion into alternate care facilities as part of the nationwide federal, state and local effort to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Fort Worth District evaluates sites for use as alternate care facilities

    Fort Worth District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has assembled field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing sites for the possible conversion into alternate-care-facilities in Texas. The Corps’ teams, at the request of FEMA and the State of Texas, are evaluating facilities across the state. They are working closely with FEMA, state and local partners to best facilitate a quick response should the need arise to have additional alternate-care-facilities constructed.
  • Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division begins evaluating facilities across Texas

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division announced today that their Fort Worth District will begin providing planning and assessments for possible conversion of existing buildings into alternate-care-sites in Texas.
  • Detroit District to begin construction on alternate care facility

    DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, (USACE,) Detroit District, announces it has received a verbal mission assignment from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to construct a large alternate care facility in downtown Detroit. USACE continues to make significant progress across the nation in its efforts to support the FEMA-led response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. The first conversion in Michigan will take place at the TCF Center in Detroit, Michigan. USACE is well underway in its coordination and planning efforts to adapt more than 250,000 square feet of the convention facility into medical care space.
  • Walla Walla District deploys 3 teams to Boise to prepare for COVID-19 impacts

    The Walla Walla District deployed three, two-person teams to Boise, Idaho, to support the state’s Office of Emergency Services and expand their ability to handle an expected increased patient load.
  • CRREL employee tests positive for COVID-19

    A U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center employee assigned to the Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, based in Hanover, New Hampshire has tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is currently in a quarantine status at home. All personnel who have come into contact with the infected employee have been notified and the laboratory continues to enforce safety measures to protect the workforce. The ERDC is continuing to restrict access to only mission critical personnel and essential services contractors at its facilities in New Hampshire and across the nation. In addition, the organization continues to closely adhere to all official federal and state safety and health directives to protect the workforce and prevent the spread of COVID-19.
  • Little Rock District teams to evaluate sites for use as alternate-care-facilities

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Little Rock District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has assembled field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing sites for the possible conversion into alternate-care-sites in Arkansas.
  • Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division begins evaluating facilities across Arkansas

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Southwestern Division announced today that their Little Rock District will begin providing planning and assessments for possible conversion of existing buildings into alternate-care-sites in Arkansas.
  • Detroit District supporting national response to COVID-19 pandemic

    DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, has assembled and deployed field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing facilities in Michigan for the possible conversion into alternate care facilities as part of the nationwide federal, state and local effort to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Under this planning mission assignment from Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), personnel from FEMA, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and state and local emergency management and medical personnel are conducting initial and in-depth site assessments at multiple locations as determined by state leadership. The teams are providing assessments to the State of Michigan that deliver information on the possible conversion of existing buildings into alternate care facilities in southeast Michigan.

Local USACE News Regarding Coronavirus

  • April

    Corps Starts Construction of 450-Bed Alternate Care Facility at Miami Beach Convention Center

    The governor of Florida and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) commanding general met with county and city leaders in Miami Beach Wednesday to discuss construction of an alternate care facility in the Miami Beach Convention Center. Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th Chief of Engineers, joined Gov. Ron DeSantis, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber on a tour of the 500,000 square foot facility that the Army Corps of Engineers began transforming into a 450-bed alternate care facility Tuesday.
  • MEMORANDUM FOR All Alaska District Contractors

    1. Effective immediately and in accordance with the latest Secretary of Defense guidance regarding protective measures to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, all individuals on DoD property, installations, and facilities will wear cloth face coverings when they cannot maintain six feet of social distance in public areas or work centers. This includes all military personnel, civilian employees, family members, contractors, and all other individuals on DoD property, installations, and facilities.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers building 17 alternate care sites in 8 states

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers building 17 alternate care sites in 8 states, including New York, California, Colorado, Michigan, New Mexico, Florida, Tennessee, and Illinois.
  • Telework is the norm for Huntsville Center workforce

    For some employees, working from “Fort Living Room” is a relatively new way of doing business
  • USACE to begin construction on alternate care facilities in Virginia

    The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has received three mission assignments from FEMA to construct alternate care facilities in Northern Virginia, the Hampton Roads region and in the Richmond, Virginia area.
  • Engineers continue working through weekend to bring alternate care facility online

    A multidisciplinary team of Memphis District engineers spent the weekend preparing documents that outline the scope of work required to convert the Gateway Shopping Center on Jackson Avenue into a COVID-19 Alternate Care Facility (ACF).
  • USACE adds 4 additional locations to alternate care sites in NY, NM

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers added four new contracts on to construct alternate care sites in response to COVID-19. The new locations will be in Queens, NY; Bronx, NY; Staten Island, NY, and Albuquerque, NM. The contracts were issued on Friday and Saturday. USACE has completed 756 assessments of possible locations for alternate care sites. USACE is working in support of the FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency - and in coordination with other federal, state, local and tribal partners – in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The latest facts and figures about our ongoing activities are contained in the following infographic (As of April 5).
  • USACE COVID-19 Response Efforts Update for April 4, 2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working in support of the FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency - and in coordination with other federal, state, local and tribal partners – in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The latest facts and figures about our ongoing activities are contained in the following infographic (As of April 4).
  • Work Continues on Alternate Care Sites in 8 Locations

    April 3, 2020 update regarding USACE contracts for alternate care sites selected by State governments. This listing of USACE contracts awarded to support Alternate Care Sites will be updated daily. An Alternate Care Site (ACS) is a facility that’s temporarily converted for healthcare use during a public health emergency to reduce the burden on hospitals and established medical facilities. The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) compiled the following materials to support States and municipalities in creating ACSs to support their medical requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic. Implementation of Alternate Care Sites is a State-led and managed process. While there are some steps listed on the Alternate Care Sites page in which the Federal Government may be able to provide assistance, States and Municipalities are encouraged to complete them on their own. The fact that materials and activities are listed on the Alternate Care Sites page do not imply that the Federal Government will be providing any assistance in executing them. States should tailor all materials based on local requirements.
  • Huntsville Center professionals working around the clock so assessment teams can hit the ground running

    U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville professionals work with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' geographic districts, FEMA and Health and Human Services to provide deliverables to assessment teams, including plans and specifications for the rapid conversion of hotels, dorms, convention centers and large arena-type facilities into alternate care facilities.