Archive: January, 2011
  • Joint Federal Project shifts to Corps of Engineers for Phase 3

    The Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Central Valley Flood Protection Board, and Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency announce the completion of the Joint Federal Project’s second phase and the start of the third phase as Reclamation officially hands off the project to the Corps for the final three phases at Folsom Dam and Reservoir.
  • ARRA: Napa flood project beats the clock to remain on schedule

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District beat a major deadline on the Napa Railroad Relocation Project when it removed the second of two cofferdams from the Napa River Dec. 8, keeping flood risk reduction work for the city of Napa, Calif., on schedule.
  • Groundbreaking ceremony held for $1.2 billion Utah Data Center

    The National Security Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers broke ground today on a $1.2 billion data center at Camp W.G. Williams National Guard Post here. The massive, one million square-foot facility is the largest current Department of Defense (DOD) project in the nation.
  • Corps completes Sacramento River levee repairs in Clarksburg

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District completed erosion repairs to the Sacramento River bank levee near the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg, Calif., Nov. 22. The two-month project shored up the levee reach with rocks and soil ahead of the rainy season.