ERDC People in the News

Infrastructure Innovation: New Poe Lock arrestor arm is the largest U.S. civil works component produced by 3D printer
4/1/2024
As America’s civil works infrastructure ages, managers need innovative solutions to replace parts that have been in service for nearly a century. Often, these original components were fabricated using...
DARPA ‘ICE’ program kicks off at ERDC-CRREL
3/12/2024
Making ice work “for” and not “against” the U.S. military is the mission behind Ice Control for cold Environments (ICE), a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) program that recently...
ERDC experts lead railroad repair training at Fort Johnson
2/21/2024
FORT JOHNSON, La.—Making railroads safer was the focus of a recent training led by experts from the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory...
ERDC researchers assess time-of-year restrictions for James River dredging
2/12/2024
Researchers at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Environmental Laboratory (EL) are conducting field studies along the lower James River in Virginia to assess the...
ERDC researcher experiences ‘awesome’ maiden trip to Antarctica
1/9/2024 UPDATED
Hannah Wittmann, a research physical scientist at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) in Hanover, New Hampshire,...
ERDC hosts first-of-its-kind cold weather manufacturing challenge
12/19/2023
The Office of the Secretary of Defense Manufacturing Technology (ManTech) Program’s hosted the first-of-its-kind Point of Need Manufacturing Challenge, December 4-8, at the U.S. Army Engineer Research...
Army’s Digital Buoy System selected as R&D 100 finalist
11/9/2023
The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) collaborative effort with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Army Geospatial Center (AGC) on a Digital Buoy System has been selected as a...
ERDC’s Asenath-Smith assists DARPA’s Biological Technologies Office program team
11/2/2023
Dr. Emily Asenath-Smith knows a lot about the science of ice, and as a research materials engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and...
Corps of Engineers District selectees graduate from ERDC University
10/12/2023
Participants from nine U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Districts and the Institute for Water Resources graduated from ERDC University in September, following project presentations to the Engineer Research...
ERDC researchers assist with saltwater intrusion efforts in southern Louisiana
10/12/2023
As residents of Louisiana prepare for possible disruptions in their drinking water caused by saltwater intrusion, researchers from the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) are...