PACIFIC OCE AN DIVISION
HONOLULU DISTRICT CONDUCTS 43 SITE ASSESSMENTS BY DINO W. BUCHANAN, Honolulu District
coordination with the Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and state and territorial governments. The COVID-19 response heralded several unique historical and operational firsts for the district’s engineers.
U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS PHOTO BY DINO BUCHANAN
uring the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) response to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Hawaii and the U.S. Pacific territories in 2020, Honolulu District conducted 43 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mission-assigned site assessments in direct
A USACE technical survey team listens to U.S. Public Health Service Capt. Erik Vincent, strategic planning liaison for U.S. INDO-PACOM, discuss potential roadway access to the Hawaii Convention Center during a site assessment.