TME September-October 2023The September-October 2023 issue of TME features articles covering asset management, a spotlight on the Antarctic Infrastructure Modernization for Science Project, and a report on the Troops to Engineers program at San Diego State University.
Recent TME Issues
TME—The Military Engineer, since 1909 under its original masthead Professional Memoirs, and since January 1920 in its current form as the official journal of SAME, has been the leading voice championing the contributions, achievements, legacy and impact of military engineers, America’s industrial base, and all those aligned with ensuring the national security of the United States.
Published bi-monthly, each issue of TME includes technical articles authored by subject matter experts throughout military, government, industry, and academia; stories and features from across SAME; and news related to engineering, energy, resilience, technology and other subjects aligned with national security.
Recent TME Articles
Deterioration Modeling Needs for Water Distribution InfrastructureA study conducted by the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) examined the Air Force’s water distribution systems to illustrate the need for enhanced prediction capabilities in any sustainment management system.
Preserving Potable Water Quality in Oversized Distribution GridsIndividual solutions to preserve potable water systems are being employed across naval bases to better preserve long term water quality for personnel.
Concentrating on Solutions: The Emergence of PFAS Remediation TechnologiesThe prevalence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) substances in the soil and groundwater on military bases is a safety and environmental concern, a growing number of emerging technologies may help in addressing this evolving issue.
Promoting Community Resilience Across AmericaThe Honorable Michael Connor, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works), describes the important mission and goals of the Civil Works program in TME.
Testing Resiliency Standards at Fort Myers BeachReal life resiliency standards test Coast Guard facilities in Fort Meyer, Florida with new guidelines mandating a 50-year life expectancy following the devastation of Hurricane Ian Oct. 1, 2022.
Boosting Installation Energy Resilience Through Geothermal PowerThe Air Force Office of Energy Assurance is advancing two prototyping projects for geothermal energy, with the goal to both support clean energy generation goals and increase installation resilience.