US Army Corps of Engineers
Far East District

Penny Ferguson (left), a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Far East District (FED) workforce management specialist, speaks with a colleague at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Aug, 21.
Camp Walker, South Korea housing project which earned the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District, a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council and enhanced commissioning due to its sustainable design and development.
Col. Christopher Crary, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Far East District (FED) commander, passes the district colors to Richard Byrd, deputy district engineer, during a change of command ceremony held at River Bend Golf Course, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, July 24.
Ross Moore (right), a physical security specialist, stands along with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District, Bi-Annual Golf Tournament winners at the River Bend Golf Course, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, June 26.
Capt. Heathra King, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District operations officer, interacts with a student during a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) event held at Humphreys Central Elementary School, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, May 23.
Yoo, Eun Baek, Wooseok Construction Company Ltd. managing director (second from left), and Richard Byrd (center), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District, deputy district engineer, participate in a discussion prior to a groundbreaking ceremony to signify the construction of the new U.S. Army Correctional Facility-Korea at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, April 30.

Far East Videos


Welcome to the Far East Engineer District, the engineering and construction agency of choice in Korea! FED has a long history of overseeing the design and construction of outstanding quality of life and operational facilities for the Department of Defense community in Korea.

To find out more about FED, its people and the work we do to support the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and their families living and working in Korea, please browse our web site. Keep abreast of events and happenings in the FED by liking our social media sites  on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube. Thanks for visiting and we hope your stay with us will be interesting and informative! One Team – Building Strong® – In Korea

Col. Christopher W. Crary

Recent articles

  • March

    Spotlight: Simon Sauceda

    A glimpse into the life-long legacy of integrity embodied by Simon Sauceda, a quality assurance representative for the Pyeongtaek Resident Office of the Far East District.
  • February

    Spotlight: Lt. Col. Timika Wilson

    Lt. Col. Timika Wilson, deputy commander of the U.S. ArmyCorps of Engineers Far East District, has
  • New era of alliance begins in Busan

    Commander,U.S. Naval Forces Korea (CNFK) conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 19,officially
  • Ribbon-cutting opens railhead

    The railhead at Camp Humphreys was officially opened in a ribbon-cutting ceremony, and a tracked engineer recovery vehicle was the first vehicle to roll off the train and onto the railhead on Feb. 17, 2016.
  • January

    Nearly completed chapel cheers chaplain, community

    The first of four new chapels is nearly completed on Camp Humphreys, and is slated to be put into use by mid-2016.
  • Spotlight: Richard Byrd

    Learn more about new Far East District employee Richard T. Byrd, who started as the Chief of the Army/Navy/Marine Corps and Funds Management Branch in the Programs and Project Management Division in November 2015.
  • December

    Partnership provides hands-on engineering

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Far East District continued its partnership with Department of
  • November

    Commander receives Korean name

    The Republic of Korea-U.S. Alliance Friendship Association presented a Korean name to Col. Stephen H. Bales, commander and district engineer of the Far East District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, at a ceremony at the Korea Ministry of National Defense on Nov. 19.
  • Volunteers help make kimchi

    Volunteers from the Far East District joined members of the Seoul Jung-gu Saemaul Women’s Club to make kimchi for the area’s needy and elderly families Nov. 18.
  • Student gets geotech guidance

    Kelly Wun, a high school senior, had a chance to learn directly from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Far East District employees at the district compound in Seoul on Nov. 5. Scott Bittner, a science teacher at Seoul American High School, selected Wun for this job-shadowing opportunity from eight student-candidates, in recognition of her leadership and academic interests.
  • October

    Welcome, Sgt. Maj. Stanek

    The Far East District welcomed a new Sergeant Major in August as Sgt. Maj. Robert Stanek came on
  • In-house drilling, materials testing

    The Far East District is recognized as one of only nine in-house drilling & subsurface exploration
  • September

    USACE-wide competencies validated

    SEOUL, South Korea - The Combined Forces Command announced Aug. 28 that it successfully completed
  • DLA Energy Pacific celebrates completed renovation

    Defense Logistics Agency Energy Pacific at Korea Headquarters received a facelift after a major
  • August

    A gift from home for FED Soldiers

    Despite being more than 5000 miles from the continental United States, Soldiers from the Far East
  • July

    Col. Bales assumes command

    Col. Stephen H. Bales relieved Col. Bryan S. Green, as commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Students enjoy distinct cultural, engineering experience

    The Far East District is hosting interns for the 15th year as the partnership with the Advancing
  • New Kunsan resident engineer relishes his new role

    The new resident engineer at the Kunsan resident office brings a wealth of experience and a team
  • June

    Local intern integrates into Southern Resident Office

    Gu Gui-young, a senior at Yeungnam University majoring in materials science and engineering and an
  • Growing partnership blossoms

    ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – Instructors from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) worked