US Army Corps of Engineers
Charleston District

The Charleston District recently awarded the third dredging contract needed for the Post 45 deepening project. This contract will complete the path from the Entrance Channel to the Wando Welch Terminal. The contract was for $124 million and will remove more than 11 million cubic yards of material.
The Charleston District is fixing a water intrusion issue at the Naval Health Clinic Charleston. The District is replacing all the windows and all the siding to fix and remediate the issue for our partners.
2019 was another great year for the Charleston District. The Charleston District is the smallest district in the Corps, but executes more workload per capita that most other districts. See some of the accomplishments that made this year great.
After Hurricane Hugo passed through the Charleston area in 1989, residents woke up to see the Ben Sawyer Bridge tipped off its axis into the AIWW. Mark Nelson and the Charleston District were there to help solve the problem and had the bridge up in just a couple of weeks. Here's how.
Charleston District's Cole Gatewood is the scoreboard operator for the University of South Carolina Gamecocks football team for home games in the fall. He travels each Saturday to Columbia to keep score in a hectic environment.
In order to improve efficiencies, the Charleston District Regulatory Program has implemented paperless/electronic files as a primary means of accepting project submittals and issuing final agency action. Find out more and how to contact your local office.

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Welcome to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Charleston District's website. Here you'll find a wealth of information concerning our mission areas, how to conduct business with the Corps, locations, photos, projects and news. To help you locate items of interest, we've included a list below of the most frequently requested topics. Click on the graphic icons to learn more.


GIS Portal  St. Stephen Fish Lift and Powerhouse


Regulatory Division Wetland Display
Wetland Delineation with Citadel
Fort Jackson Blueprints
Interagency Teams Post 45
Fort Jackson Construction
Beach Renourishment
DLA Tank
OCO Teamwork
MSC Rita
VA Ribbon Cutting
St. Stephen Powerhouse
Cooper River Rediversion Sign
Survey Vessel Evans
Regulatory Outreach