US Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center

Installation Support and Programs Management

The Installation Support and Programs Management Directorate partners with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Major Subordinate Commands and Districts, and other government organizations to support Department of Defense installations and other federal agencies worldwide through a wide range technical and contracting resources.

Our programs are executed in accordance with Project Management Business Process/ Project Management Community of Practice and focus on Sustainment, Restoration, and Modernization/reimbursable projects and programs.

As the Corps' Installation Support Center of Expertise (IS-CX), Installation Support partners with Corps of Engineers' districts and labs to provide support in public works business processes, systems, training and contingency support.

We provide quality engineering and design services in areas such as conforming storage facilities, intrusion detection systems, utility monitoring and control systems, and ranges and training lands management. We also provides innovative services in privatization and competitive sourcing; facility operation, maintenance, repair and rehabilitation; fire protection; furniture and furnishings; and environmental planning.


Read more about our programs on the fact sheets page or click on the program link to the right.

For more information, call 256-895-1230.

ISPM Programs

A recently renovated service control point at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, ensures fuel is delivered to the Air Force 2nd Bomb Wing’s stable of B-52 Stratofortresses (seen in background), a long-range heavy bomber serving as a vital component to the Air Force Global Strike Command. Huntsville Center’s Installation and Support and Programs Management DLA-Fuels program manages a maintenance and repair service program sustaining worldwide fueling capability to the Department of Defense and other agencies.
The U.S. Air Force Personnel Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph in Texas has been restored to its historic look. The Facilities Repair and Renewal Project was the first comprehensive renovation of the building since it was built in the 1930s.
Technicians install information technology equipment at the new U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Western Processing Center in Hillsboro, Oregon. Due to weight limitations at the Western Processing Center’s original location, all equipment had to be moved out by March 19 and in its new location and operational by March 22. Huntsville Center’s Information Technology Services ACE-IT branch supported the requirement awarding a single $1.3 million Firm Fixed Price contract to a Portland, Oregon area IT firm on Dec. 24. The work was completed within the allotted timeline and met all operational requirements.
An exterior view of the newly-unveiled Martin Army Community Hospital located at Fort Benning in Georgia. Since opening in November 2014, the hospital’s 745,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility improves the area’s medical capacity to provide inpatient, outpatient and ancillary services to a military community of more than 90,000 Soldiers, family members and retirees.
Bhate employees work to deconstruct a chapel - one of three buildings selected for the deconstruction pilot program - on Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. Materials from the chapel were salvaged for reuse or recycle.
Leslie Yarbrough (left), program manager, and Sara Cook, a project manager, U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center Huntsville Furnishings Program, complete a quality assurance inspection on equipment purchased as part of a $385,000 project within the Gray Eagle Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) cantonment area that included a company operations facility, tactical equipment maintenance facility, operations and storage facility, and control tower.
The Fort Irwin, California, REM developed and coordinated a 1MW concentrated solar array through the Environmental Security Test Certification Program (ESTCP). The concentrated solar array system tracks the sun to optimize exposure, which increases the efficiency of normal roof top or stand-alone photovoltaic. This project will save Fort Irwin around 2.4M kWh per year at a value of $310,000 per year and equivalent 8,392 MBTU savings.
Gate 1 at Fort Carson, Colorado, was part of a Huntsville Center Access Control Point Program project.

ISPM Directorate News

  • September

    Workshop explores ways to maximize savings under ESPC

    More than 50 government and industry representatives converged at the Bevill Center at the University of Alabama Huntsville Aug. 29 for the first Energy Savings Performance Contracting Measurement and Verification Workshop.The workshop allowed attendees to share information, experiences, and lessons learned on past and on-going ESPC projects.
  • June

    Huntsville Center program supports research laboratory transition

    The U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center Huntsville’s Medical Outfitting and Transition Program is assisting the U.S. Army Research Institute of Infectious Diseases relocate into the largest and most complex bio-contamination facility ever designed.
  • Huntsville Center harnesses technology to retain institutional knowledge

    Huntsville Center harnesses video capture technology to retain institutional knowledge as seasoned employees leave the workforce.
  • Communication system a go at Weed Army Community Hospital Data Center

    Huntsville Center’s Medical Communications Infrastructure & Systems Support (MCIS2) Program is working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District and the Health Facility Planning Agency to ensure facilities-related communications systems and communications infrastructure maintenance and upgrades are installed in the new Weed Army Community Hospital, Fort Irwin, California, before the hospital opens in September.
  • March

    Huntsville Center project manager’s phone call enhances force protection, saves millions

    With a simple phone call, a U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville project manager prevented the loss of use of vital access control points for an extended period of time as well as potentially saving her customer millions of dollars.
  • February

    First virtual industry day successful for BASEOPS program, vendors

    With support from the Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), six representatives from Huntsville Center set up shop at the El Paso County, Colorado, Regional Municipal Center and met with vendor representatives not only in person, but also virtually through Internet broadcasting capabilities.
  • Huntsville Center employs 'engineering solution' to track operation orders

    When Russ Dunford sketched his idea onto a napkin, little did he realize that it would take two years and an engineering solution to bring it to fruition. There were times, he admits, when he questioned whether a solution was even possible. Despite any misgivings, the chief of Operations, U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, persisted. There had to be some sort of process to track and update operation orders, taskings and follow-on responses.
  • January

    Contracting officer helps find solutions for energy program, recognized with USACE procurement award

    Fearns’ award is based on his close collaboration with multi-functional teams and facilitating information sharing that bridged gaps between operational technology and information technology, both used in energy systems.
  • Huntsville Center achieves Best in Class designation

    The Office of Management and Budget awarded this designation to the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville’s Facility Reduction Program Dec. 15, 2016.
  • Negotiations reduce utility cost for Tensas-Cocodrie Pumping Station

    Huntsville Center's Commercial Utilities Program works with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District to identify utility savings at the Tensas-Cocodrie Pumping Plant in Monterey, Louisiana.