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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

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeking design-build capability statements for retrofit of pre-existing buildings and facilities

    With emerging space capacity for medical facilities in Hawaii and the Pacific region due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Honolulu District contracting branch is seeking capability statements from construction companies interested in providing design-build construction services for the retrofit of pre-existing buildings and facilities. USACE is requesting capability statements from interested firms located within the State of Hawaii, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI), American Samoa, and those capable of mobilizing to other areas within the Pacific. Capability statements will be accepted via email only through 10 p.m. (Hawaii Standard Time), Friday March 27, 2020.
  • Army Corps inspects facilities across DC, Maryland and Pennsylvania for potential care site conversion

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, is performing site inspections across Maryland, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia to support a nationwide FEMA mission assignment to convert existing large spaces into alternate care sites to augment COVID-19 response efforts.
  • The Soo Locks open as 2020 shipping season begins

    DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, announces the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., opened today Monday, March 25, marking the beginning of the 2020 Great Lakes shipping season. The up-bound Motor Vessel H. Lee White, 704-foot long freighter, is the first ship to enter the Poe Lock. It is coming from Sturgeon Bay, Michigan and headed to Superior, Wisconsin to load cargo.
  • Corps begins next phase of inspections along Mississippi River

    The Mississippi River has risen to 15 feet at the Carrollton Gage prompting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District to reactivate phase II flood fight procedures.
  • Corps is Still Serving the Public

    Although the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District has limited access to the William S. Moorhead Federal Building for employee safety, all 600-plus employees continue to provide vital services to the region.
  • 20-016 Dworshak Dam postpones opening campgrounds

    AHSAHKA, Idaho – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Dworshak Dam Ranger staff announces that Dent Acres campground, as well as Canyon Creek and Dam View campgrounds will not open for the season in April as planned. Due to minimum staffing and for visitor safety during this COVID-19 outbreak, Dworshak staff has been directed to postpone opening the campgrounds until a later date. At this time, we cannot give a specific date when the campgrounds will open.
  • Corps of Engineers squashes rumors about reservoir access

    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Consistent rumors abound concerning access to Thurmond Lake, Russell Lake and Hartwell Lake on the upper Savannah River for boating and fishing. Boating and fishing remain OPEN. Campgrounds and day-use areas at Thurmond and Hartwell lakes operated by the Corps of Engineers are closed until further notice. Boat ramps inside campgrounds and other boat ramps with gates are closed. Boat ramps without gates remain OPEN. Bank fishing remains OPEN.
  • Annual Step Outside Day cancelled

    KROTZ SPRINGS, La. – The 16th Annual STEP OUTSIDE Day, which was scheduled for Saturday, April 25 at the Sherburne Wildlife Management Area in the Atchafalaya Basin has been cancelled in response to the novel coronavirus.
  • Missouri River public meetings canceled; options under consideration

    To further reduce potential exposure to COVID-19, public meetings on Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System operations have been canceled. “To protect the public and Corps employees, and to adhere to guidance issued by state and local governments, we have canceled the public meetings originally scheduled for April 6-14.,” said John Remus, chief of the Corps’ Missouri Basin Water Management Division.
  • Detroit District is protecting work force while working for the nation

    DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, is taking precautionary measures to protect its workforce, while also remaining committed to serving the nation during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Local USACE News Regarding Coronavirus

  • April

    Deceptively Quiet – Huntsville Center’s army of unseen professionals

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville stands deceptively quiet. The hallways, workspaces and meeting rooms are empty. What you can’t see is the army of Huntsville Center professionals tucked safely away in their homes, working feverishly to do their part in fighting the coronavirus pandemic that has gripped our nation and launched us all into a historic, unified response. Huntsville Center engineers and technical experts are providing engineering solutions to very real challenges. And the Corps of Engineers, FEMA and our federal, state and local partners are turning them into reality in record time.
  • Listing of USACE Contracts Awarded for Alternate Care Sites

    This listing of USACE contracts awarded to support Alternate Care Facilities will be updated daily. This report is valid as of April 1, 2020. 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) are working to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) during this national emergency.
  • Army Corps, Partners Establish Alternate Care Facility at Javits Center; First Patients Arrive

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s mission assignment in conjunction with many state, federal and local partners, has made significant progress converting the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City to an alternate care facility to meet the demand for hospital beds created by the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).
  • Corps inspects facilities across Minnesota and eastern North Dakota for potential community alternate care sites

    ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is performing site inspections across Minnesota and eastern North Dakota to support a nationwide FEMA mission assignment to convert existing large spaces into community alternate care sites to augment COVID-19 response efforts.
  • March

    Pittsburgh District Works to Increase Treatment Facilities’ Capacity

    During the past week, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District, in collaboration with federal, local and state partners, deployed assessment teams to evaluate the viability of three possible alternate care facilities (ACF) in western Pennsylvania.
  • On the Road Again: LTG Semonite discusses Javits Center

    Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th Chief of Engineers, speaks with New York District commander Col. Thomas Asbery on March 27, 2020, about Coronavirus response efforts at New York's Javits Convention Center in coordination with federal, state and local partners.
  • Possible military pharmacy changes due to COVID-19

    Do you use a military pharmacy? If so, there may be temporary limitations that result in s decrease in service or closure at your pharmacy due to COVID-19. To maintain patient and personnel safety, you may have to temporarily switch your prescription to TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery or to a TRICARE retail network pharmacy.
  • Col. Hannan's message to our partners during COVID-19 Pandemic

    The Kansas City District is currently supporting our State and Federal Partners in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Our team is decisively engaged in the well-being of our workforce, their families, and the successful execution of our District's Mission Essential Tasks.
  • USNS COMFORT Arrives in New York in Support of the COVID-19 Response Efforts

    The USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in New York City March 30th in support of the COVID-19 response efforts. The Army Corps vessel GELBERMAN travelled alongside the ship as it traveled along the New York Harbor to its newly-dredged dock in Manhattan on the Hudson River.
  • Huntsville Center EOC streamlines COVID-19 response efforts

    Huntsville Center is supporting the Corps efforts in working with FEMA, the White House, DOD, and other federal, state and local partners by developing plans and specifications for the rapid conversion of hotels, barracks and arena-type facilities into ICU-capable hospitals for treating COVID-19 patients.