US Army Corps of Engineers
Far East District

Ajou Hospital Rooftop Helipad in Suwon, South Korea.
Maj. Gen. Anthony Funkhouser (right), USACE Deputy Commanding General for Military and International Operations, and Brig. Gen. Thomas Tickner (rear left), USACE Pacific Ocean Division Commanding General, attend the Brian D. Allgood Army Community Hospital dedication Ceremony, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Sep. 20.
K-water Chief Research Officer Dr. Park, Jae Young (center), Maj. Gen. Anthony C. Funkhouser (center right) and senior leaders pose for a group photo.
Brian Quiroga, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District project manager, runs to first base during a fall tournament softball game, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Sep. 15. The district hasn’t had a team since 2015, and this season decided to participate in the league.
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.

Far East Videos

Welcome!

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
Commander

Recent articles

  • June

    Emerging Leader selected

    Ka Young Shim, an architect in Engineering Division’s Design Branch, was recently selected as the Far East District’s “Emerging Leader.” The emerging leader program is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers initiative geared to develop employees’ leadership skills and future development.
  • May

    Team earns crucial certifications

    All eligible employees of the Resource Management Office and the Internal Review Office have earned DoD Financial Management certifications, a mandatory requirement which began in July 2014 for eligible employees in the 500 series (Financial Management) as a condition of employment due by 2016.
  • April

    Trio retires at large friendship event

    More than 300 people attended a hosted dinner honoring three retiring officers, Col. Philip A. Keller, Col. Michael D. Nyenhuis and Lt. Col. Mitchell A. DeMarais, on Friday, April 22, 2016. The event commemorated the three officers' over 95 years of combined service, and was presided over by Maj. Gen. James T. Walton, director of USFK Transformation and Restationing.
  • STEM event volunteers inform, inspire

    CAMPHUMPHREYS, Korea – Humphreys Central Elementary School students learned a bitabout how things
  • Tour gives glimpse of the future

    Far East District employees took the first of threeorientation tours of Camp Humphreys on April 12.
  • Tank install tells of task trials

    A recently completed project at Osan Air Base taught several important lessons about fuel tank installation and emphasizes the value of attention to detail.
  • 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