Emergency Response

Empowering Hope: Inside the Mission of the Corps of Engineers Temporary Emergency Power Team

When natural disasters strike, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, deploys its temporary Emergency Power Planning and Response Team to provide electricity and hope to communities in distress. One of seven Emergency PRTs operated nationwide by the Corps, …

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waterborne rescue of passengers from aircraft crashed in water

15th Anniversary of the “Miracle on the Hudson”: A Tribute to Heroism and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Critical Role

On January 15, 2024, we marked the 15th anniversary of an event that has become emblematic of extraordinary heroism and survival – the “Miracle on the Hudson.” America watched as U.S. Airways Flight 1549’s dramatic descent into the Hudson River, …

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Portadam® Inc. Announces the FM Approval Certification for FloodDefender®

Portadam® Inc., the national water control solutions company, announced that FM Approvals has certified the company’s FloodDefender® flood risk mitigation technology, successfully meeting and exceeding the rigorous ANSI/FM 2510 series of tests. “With more and more commercial, public, and industrial …

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