Latest News Stories

Huntsville Center’s ISPM director Shippers retires

Valerie Shippers, director, Huntsville Center’s Installation Support and Programs Management Directorate, retired from federal service March 30 during a ceremony at the Center.
Published: 3/31/2015

First mustard agent destruction marks another milestone for Center's Chemical Demilitarization Program

The March 18 destruction of the first item in the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant Explosive Destruction System (PCAPP EDS) marked another milestone for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville Chemical Demilitarization program.
Published: 3/26/2015

Chemical response pioneer Twing retires

One of the ‘Founding Fathers’ of the ordnance program within USACE and Huntsville Center retires after 24 years of service.
Published: 3/24/2015

Assisting USACE, federal agencies with Energy Portfolio Management approach

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, is executing a holistic energy portfolio management approach for helping Army organizations and other federal agencies achieve federal energy mandates, reduce energy consumption and enhance energy security.
Published: 3/24/2015

Corps employee receives inaugural Employee of the Month award

Tammy Cinnamon, P.E., acting chief of Architectural Engineering Contracts and Criteria Branch, at
Published: 3/18/2015

Engineers share love of reading, conduct book drive for local students

Several Huntsville Center employees volunteered to participate in Team Redstone’s local “Read Across
Published: 3/6/2015

Center’s event encourages rebuilding diversity dream

Huntsville Center celebrated Black History Month March 3 with songs, and an inspirational message
Published: 3/6/2015

Latest Press Releases

Major revision to regulation outlining acquisition, sales of utilities published

The revision to Army Regulation 420-41, Acquisition and Sale of Utilities Services, released March 3 goes into effect April 3. The extensive revision and update comes as significant changes in energy policy and technology have evolved over the past 20 years since the regulation was last revised in 1990.
Published: 3/24/2015

Army Corps of Engineers, Department of Energy partner to drive down federal energy costs

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Federal Energy
Published: 3/9/2015

Contracts awarded for facilities reduction work

The U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, awarded contracts to 12 businesses Feb. 6 as part of a multiple award task order contract (MATOC) that will be used to demolish excess facilities on military installations. The overall value of the MATOC is $48 million for a base year and four option years estimated at $9.6 million each.
Published: 2/27/2015