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Mission and Vision


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' (USACE) Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) helps solve our Nation’s most challenging problems in civil and military engineering, geospatial sciences, water resources, and environmental sciences for the Army, Department of Defense, civilian agencies, and our Nation’s public good.


ERDC’s vision is to be the world’s premier public engineering and environmental sciences research and development organization.


Blast Load Simulator at GSL

 Inside the Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory