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Planned Oct. 16 Industry Day Venue Changes to Shenandoah University

The venue for the Oct. 16 Middle East District Industry Day has changed from Millwood Station to Shenandoah University, Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business, located at 1460 University Drive, in Winchester. Parking is available at the building and the surrounding vicinity.
Published: 7/15/2014

Industry Day Planned for Oct. 16

The Middle East District invites contractors to attend an Oct. 6 Industry Day at the Millwood Station, located at 252 Costello Drive, Winchester, Va. Meeting hours will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Check-in for the event will begin at 7:30 a.m.
Published: 6/12/2014

Middle East District awards contract for Piers and Dredging, Iraq

WINCHESTER, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle East District awarded a contract for a floating pier and associated dredging in Iraq. The contract was awarded on April 29, to PAT GD JV LLC of Rochester Hills, Mich., for $24.4 million.
Published: 5/7/2014

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Student shadows District engineers, determines his future path

The Middle East District and Frederick County Public Schools collaborated on shadowing sessions so a local student could explore engineering careers. The program fits perfectly with the USACE commitment of teaming with others to strengthen programs that inspire young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
Published: 7/10/2014

STEM shadowing experience successful for all

The recently completed shadowing experience was reportedly a success from all perspectives. Middle East District engineers and architects shared time with a local high school student in one-hour increments throughout February, March, April and May. Most of the engineers and architects who spent time with the student seemed to appreciate the experience.
Published: 7/10/2014

Eyre relinquishes command of Transatlantic Division, retires

Maj. Gen. Michael Eyre, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Transatlantic Division commander, relinquished command and retired from the U.S. Army during a Relinquishment of Command and Retirement Ceremony June 27 at the Stonewall Jackson headquarters here.
Published: 7/1/2014