News Releases

Archive: 2018
  • Employee Spotlight:Jeff Cochran

    Employee Spotlight: Name: Jeff Cochran Job Title: Chief, Safety and Occupational Health
  • Army Corps of Engineers completes Ala Wai Flood Risk Mitigation Project design charrette

    By Dino W. Buchanan, Honolulu District Public Affairs HONOLULU, Hawaii (Oct. 17, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District three-day Ala Wai Flood Risk Mitigation Project Design Charrette concluded in Honolulu Oct. 11 with stakeholders from the governor’s office, mayor’s office, State of Hawaii Department of Land and
  • Honolulu District awards $320.2M in FY18 contracts in Hawaii, Pacific region

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii (Oct. 12, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Honolulu District recently completed a very successful Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) during which 454 contract actions were awarded totaling $320,284,102.
  • Waikoloa Gardens / Jack Hall area evacuation

    This is a public notification and informational handout concerning planned and ongoing investigation and cleanup of unexploded ordnance (UXO) by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for work being conducted on Pua Melina Street in the Waikoloa Gardens / Jack Hall Memorial housing development of Waikoloa Village (Area P).
  • Honolulu District Completes Remedial Action at ‘Āhihi-Kina‘u Natural Area Reserve, Kanahena Point, Maui, Hawaii

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii (Sept. 28, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District (USACE) has completed the final cleanup of unexploded ordnance (UXO) at the Kanahena Point Bombing Target area just north of the southern tip of Maui, a Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS). The clean-up was completed more than seven decades since the first U.S. Navy practice artillery rounds landed during World War II.
  • Employee Spotlight: Major Brett Fuller

    Employee Spotlight: Major Brett Fuller. Job Title: Honolulu District USACE Project Manager Project Manager (PM)
  • Employee Spotlight: Justina Vantassel

    Employee Spotlight: Name: Justina Vantassel Job Title: Program Analyst How Long Have You Been At Honolulu District and with USACE? Oct2016; Little Rock District Feb2014-Sep2016 What Is An Interesting Or Unique Fact About You Not Many People Know? Danced Ballet In London What Are Your Hobbies Or Interests? Swimming, Scuba, Snowboard, Traveling
  • Employee Spotlight: Gina Pasqualucci

    Employee Spotlight: Name: Gina PasqualucciJob Title: Chief, Office of Small Business Programs  How long have you been at Honolulu District/USACE?:Started 2 April 2018 almost 6 months Interesting or unique fact about you:  I never climbed the ladder in my career field. I have worked in many areas: legal secretary to put myself through college,
  • Michael F. Wong selected as Environmental Branch Chief

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii (Sept. 14, 2018) -- Michael F. Wong has been selected as Honolulu District’s new Chief, Environmental Branch, Programs and Project Management Division. Wong previously held the job of Chief, Civil Works Technical Branch in the Engineering and Construction Division at Honolulu District.
  • Honolulu District activates EOC, response teams for storms

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers- Honolulu District activated its Emergency Operation Center Sept. 6, 2018, in support of the response to Typhoon Mangkhut that ravaged the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Hurricane/Tropical Storm Olivia that is heading for landfall in the eastern Hawaiian Islands. USACE is working in partnership with the local, state, and federal response in preparation for Hurricane/Tropical Storm Olivia. USACE has more than 100 personnel engaged and coordinating with local, state and Federal Emergency Management Agency partners on the Hawaiian Islands and CNMI.