US Army Corps of Engineers
Memphis District

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The Lower Region Districts of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mississippi Valley Division (MVD) are hosting an Industry Day on May 29, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, at U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg District, 4155 E. Clay Street,Vicksburg, MS 39183. MVD's Lower Region districts are participating: Memphis, Vicksburg, and New Orleans.
We're Hiring! Job seekers can search openings with the district on USAJobs.gov or by clicking on the “Jobs” link in the upper right column of this page.
The Memphis District has been designated a Best Place to Work in Federal Government for the last three years.
Jamie Evans explains how an inclinometer pipe with spider magnets attached works. Sections of pipe are connected and pushed 85 feet down boreholes to measure soil movement.

Did You Know?

The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has served the citizens of the Mid-South region since 1882. The $100-million annual mission of its 450 employees is to minimize flood risk, keep America’s most vital inland navigation highway – the Mississippi River – open for navigation and to preserve our environment for future generations.

Latest Stories

MVM 2028 Initiatives: Faster projects, under budget
5/17/2019
The Memphis District has embarked on a bold initiative to revolutionize its processes for delivering projects and engineering solutions. The initiative is called MVM 2028 and its vision is for the...
Davidson is the new Memphis District Deputy District Engineer for Programs and Project Management
5/14/2019
Donny D. Davidson, Jr. is the new Memphis District deputy district engineer for programs and project management. He assumed his new role in April, after serving four and a half years as the...
Latest Memphis District Moving Dirt Newsletter on ISSUU
5/3/2019
Read the latest Memphis District Moving Dirt Newsletter on ISSUU: https://issuu.com/memphisdistrictusace/docs/moving_dirt_-_03-may-19...
Memphis District hosts Job Fair
4/1/2019
On March 14, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Memphis District held a Job Fair at the America Job Center, 3040 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis. The successful four hour event attracted approximately 50...

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Davidson is the new Memphis District Deputy District Engineer for Programs and Project Management
5/14/2019
Donny D. Davidson, Jr. is the new Memphis District deputy district engineer for programs and project management. He assumed his new role in April, after serving four and a half years as the...
Corps of Engineers activates flood fight teams in Mississippi-Ohio river confluence area
5/3/2019
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 2, 2019 – The commander of the Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has declared a state of emergency in areas near the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio...
MEDIA ALERT: Dyer and Lake County, Mississippi River Commission, and Corps of Engineers to break ground on levee restoration project
4/3/2019
The $6.9 million project repairs failed slopes on the levee’s landside, and constructs and installs four separate berms on the landside of the levee along the Great River Road north of Interstate...
Mississippi River Commission schedules high-water inspection trip
3/26/2019
The Mississippi River Commission will conduct its annual high-water inspection trip on the Mississippi River, April 8-12, 2019....

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