Home » Tag Archives: VICKSBURG (page 13)

Tag Archives: VICKSBURG

Bridges wins Government Service Award

Dr. Todd Bridges, a senior research scientist (ST) for environmental science in the Environmental Laboratory (EL) at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, has received the 2009 Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Government Service Award. Bridges’ primary areas of research at ERDC are the development of risk and decision analysis methods applied to ...

Read More »

ERDC researchers land awards

Three researchers at the Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg are set to be recognized at the 2010 Black Engineer of the Year Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Global Competitiveness Conference in Baltimore, Md. Jonathon Griffin of the Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (GSL) will receive the Modern Day Technology Leader Award and Patricia Sullivan, also of GSL, ...

Read More »

ERDC staffers place with Toastmasters

Four employees at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg recently placed at a local Toastmasters competition, with two continuing on to place at the Area E-1 and Division E contests and one advancing to place at the District 43 competition. Stephen Spangler and Dr. Jeff Hensley, both of the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL), Bobbie Bingham ...

Read More »

Villanueva wins HENAAC Award

Evelyn Villanueva, a research geologist in Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (GSL) at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, was named among the USACE winners of the HENAAC award. HENAAC, established in 1989, strives to identify, honor and document the contributions of outstanding Hispanic Americans in the fields of science, engineering, technology and math. Villanueva works ...

Read More »

Martin, Mosher inducted service group

Dr. Bill Martin, the director of the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL) at the U.S. Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, and Dr. Reed Mosher, the director of ERDC’s Information Technology Laboratory (ITL), were inducted into the Senior Executive Service in a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The Senior Executive Service is comprised of dedicated executives who have been ...

Read More »

Vicksmetal Company is officially in operation

VICKSBURG — On Sept. 29, Steel Summit Holdings Inc. celebrated the grand opening of its new division, Vicksmetal Company (VMC), at a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Vicksburg. Steel Summit Holdings is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. VMC currently occupies a 26,500-square-foot facility at the Port of Vicksburg. The company produces transformer cores for manufacturers of electrical ...

Read More »

Welch named year’s best

Dr. Charles R. Welch, a senior scientist and research physicist in the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) at the Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg has been named the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Researcher of the Year for his work with carbon nanotube (CNT) research. Welch’s research on material development and supercomputer modeling in the molecular field of ...

Read More »

Welch named year's best

Dr. Charles R. Welch, a senior scientist and research physicist in the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) at the Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg has been named the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Researcher of the Year for his work with carbon nanotube (CNT) research. Welch’s research on material development and supercomputer modeling in the molecular field of ...

Read More »

Maier named chief, director at ERDC

Dr. Robert Maier has been selected as chief of the Scientific Computing Research Center and will serve as one of six directors of the Department of Defense Supercomputing Resource Center at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Information Technology Laboratory in Vicksburg. Maier has a doctorate in numerical analysis from the University of Minnesota. He began his ...

Read More »

Murdock now on MVD board

Richard Murdock was recently named director of the new Mississippi Valley Division (MVD) Human Resources Office (HRO). In that position, he will provide personnel support for multiple agencies, including the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, by advising managers and employees in recruiting, classifying, training, management-employee relations and labor relations. Murdock has worked in Vicksburg since ...

Read More »