Federal permitting and the Army Corps of Engineers

Gen. (ret) Bob Flowers, who joined us in 2013 after serving as 50th Commander of the Army Corps of Engineers, explains next steps for Florida and Houston clean-up, permitting and rebuilding after Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. (FOX News, September 12, 2017)

Corps of Engineers rescue operations after Hurricane Harvey

Our colleague Gen. (ret) Don Riley, who commanded Army Corps of Engineers Emergency Response operations from 2004 to 2008, discusses the Corps’ actions after Harvey and Irma. (FOX News, September 7, 2017)

Understanding Federal flood operations

With Houston floodwaters rising, our colleague Gen. (ret) Don Riley explains how the Army Corps of Engineers is trying to relieve pressure on the city’s water system. (FOX News, September 3, 2017)

Harvey’s toll on infrastructure in southeastern Texas

Our colleague Gen. (ret) Don Riley, who was Deputy Commander of the Army Corps of Engineers from 2008 to 2010, discusses Corps flood control operations in Houston after Hurricane Harvey. (FOX News, August 31, 2017)

WOTUS litigation & the potential impact on Trump agenda

The EPA’s 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule produced nationwide litigation that is now before the U.S. Supreme Court. Our colleague Larry Liebesman, an environmental litigator at the U.S. Justice Department for 11 years, explains this litigation’s impact, including its effect on the private sector. (E&E TV, April 5, 2017)

Gen. (ret) Hank Hatch: My life in the Army Corps of Engineers

Lt. Gen. (ret) Hank Hatch joined us in 2012 after a career that included serving as Commanding General of the Army Corps of Engineers and President of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). In this 2014 video produced by SAME, Hank shares his thoughts on military engineering and the Army Corps of Engineers.

The Panama Canal & lessons for civil engineering

Gen. (ret) Merdith “Bo” Temple, who was Acting Commanding General of the Corps of Engineers before joining us in 2012, delivered this 2014 Parcel-Sverdrup Leadership Lecture to the American Society of Civil Engineers. For a transcript of Bo’s speech, please click here.