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Brooke Hubbard, a civil engineer from the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) section with the Jacksonville District explains the latest technology used to capture video and imaging by the district to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' South Atlantic Division senior enlisted adviser Command Sgt. Maj. Chad C. Blansett during a recent visit. (USACE photo by Mark Rankin)
Colonel Andrew Kelly, Commander and District Engineer of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, describes the development of this year's dry season strategy.
The crew of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District Survey Vessel Florida II, assisted the U.S. Coast Guard in the rescue of a small distressed boat off the coast of Florida recently.
Federal government hiring has a reputation for being challenging. Not this time. The Jacksonville District is cutting through all of that bureaucracy to fill up to 35 critical engineering positions.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District’s multi-billion dollar Indian River Lagoon South (IRL-S) construction of the C-44 component is due for completion June 2021.
The first step in lock repair is dewatering. It takes a team of about 30 people a week or two of 12 hour days to set up a needle system wall and pump the water out before repairs can even begin. The crane operator and South Florida Operations team begin the dewatering of the Ortona Lock by setting a steel I-beam into the girder recess notch in the lock wall, starting with the upper end of the lock.

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SAD command sergeant major visits Jacksonville District
3/4/2021
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (March 3, 2021) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' South Atlantic Division senior enlisted adviser Command Sgt. Maj. Chad C. Blansett recently visited the Jacksonville District...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District mitigates storm risk along Florida’s coastline
2/18/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers received disaster funds provided in Public Law 115-123, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. The act provides nearly $17.4 billion to the Corps for disaster recovery...
Memory, flexibility drive Lake Okeechobee dry season strategy
2/16/2021
When we developed the dry season water management strategy for Lake Okeechobee this year, we incorporated crucial flexibility to respond to the potential threat of algal blooms while also remembering...
Army Corps survey vessel crew assist with rescue offshore Florida
2/8/2021
The crew of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District Survey Vessel Florida II, assisted the U.S. Coast Guard in the rescue of a small distressed boat off the coast of Florida recently...

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Lake O sediment study release at S-308 postponed
4/20/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will postpone Lake Okeechobee releases planned for April 21 from the Port Mayaca Lock and Dam (S-308) to support a U.S. Geological Survey and...
Lake O sediment study releases scheduled for April 20-21
4/19/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will execute a temporary, minor deviation to the Lake Okeechobee Regulation Schedule April 20-21 as part of the ongoing study by the South...
USACE ends LORS deviation releases beginning April 10
4/9/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will end advance releases starting Saturday that it has been making under the Lake Okechobee Regulation Schedule Harmful Algal Bloom deviation...
South Bay Boat Ramp closed temporarily April 12 and 13 due to construction
4/7/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District announces that the boat ramp at the South Bay Recreation Area will be closed temporarily on Monday, April 12 and Tuesday, April 13, 2021, due to...

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