Event Name:EBC Leadership Webinar: Update from the U.S. Army Corps New England District Leadership
Event Location:Virtual Meeting
Event Date/Time: May 27, 2021 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
To register, visit: EBC Registration Page
This EBC webinar will provide an update from the leadership of the New England District Office of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Presentations from Colonel John A. Atilano, Commander and District Engineer, and Deputy District Engineer Scott Acone will address key construction and environmental programs, program management, planning, budgets, and regulatory permitting plans for significant construction, remediation, and restoration projects throughout the region.
This is your opportunity to learn more about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ plans in New England and gain a better understanding of the environmental business opportunities that will result.
The mission of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is to deliver vital public and military engineering services; partnering in peace and war to strengthen our nation’s security, energize the economy and reduce risks from disasters.
About the New England District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
The New England District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is responsible for managing the Corps’ Civil Works responsibilities in a 66,000-square-mile region encompassing the six New England states east of the Lake Champlain drainage basin.
The region has 6,100 miles of coastline, 13 deep draft commercial waterways, 13 major river basins, and thousands of rivers and streams. Within this area of operations, the Corps has completed hundreds of Civil Works projects that benefit the New England community.
The missions of the New England District are many and varied. They include environmental remediation; flood risk management; natural resource management; streambank and shoreline protection; navigation improvements and maintenance; disaster and emergency assistance; regulatory administration; and engineering and construction management support to other agencies.
General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (3.0 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.