HANOVER, N.H. – 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.
For more information about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers response to COVID-19, visit https://www.usace.army.mil/coronavirus.
Release no. 20-020