TITLE

Can the Modular Engineer Battalion Headquarters Be Multifunctional?

AUTHOR(S)
Hannan, William C.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Engineer;May-Aug2009, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the concerns regarding the deployment of the 5th Engineer Battalion in Iraq. It notes that one of the concerns is the involvement of the battalion in multiple construction projects. Another concern refers to the improvement of the construction management and general engineering tasks. An organizational chart showing the construction section organization is also offered.
ACCESSION #
45161063

 

Related Articles

  • The 100,000 Troop Question. Bast, Andrew // WPR Subset;8/14/2009, p1 

    The article asserts that the figures regarding the level of American troops fighting the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan fail to include the deployment of over 100,000 troops in the region. It looks at the current boot-on-the-ground figures in Iraq and Afghanistan and the debate over more...

  • The Need to Increase the Size of the Deployable Army. O'Hanlon, Michael // Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Autumn2004, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p4 

    Focuses on the need to increase the size of the U.S. deployable army. Assessment on the number of ground forces readily available; Comparison of the number of ground forces readily available with current deployments and missions; Determination on the need for additional troops; Examination of...

  • France Digs in Across Region as Mali Security Deteriorates. Hicks, Celeste // World Politics Review (19446284);5/14/2014, p1 

    The article discusses plans of France to reorganize its deployment of troops across the Sahel region of Africa with 1,000 French troops to remain in Mali while 3,000 will be based in 3 regional centers namely Chad, Burkina Faso and Niger. Topics discussed include France's preference of providing...

  • Civic Action Teams in Kosrae. Webster, Noah // Engineer;Nov99, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p34 

    Deals with the deployment of the Civic Action Team 84-53, composed of a unit of 13 soldiers from Hawaii's 84th Engineer Combat Battalion, to the island of Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia which began on March 4, 1999. Deployment preparations; Team organizational structure;...

  • U.S. and Russian Engineers Find a Common Bond in Bosnia. Pennill, Kevin R. // Army Logistician;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p37 

    Relates the experiences of United States Army engineers and Russian engineers deployed in Bosnia-Hercegovina. Opportunities of the US Army to familiarize the Russian engineers' equipment; Eagerness of the Russian engineers to learn troubleshooting ideas and mechanical advice from the Americans;...

  • Inside Washington.  // National Journal;7/14/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 28, p2203 

    Presents several legal issues in the United States as of June 14, 2001. Press relation team for the family of Chandra Levy; Different approaches of President George W. Bush and former President Bill Clinton in deploying troops overseas.

  • CHANGES IN ROMANIA'S FOREIGN POLICY FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF NATO AND EU MEMBERSHIP. Nicolescu, Agnes // Romanian Journal of European Affairs;Mar2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p64 

    The article discusses the changes that can affect the foreign policy of Romania as a member of the North American Treaty Organization (NATO) and the European Union (EU). It mentions that the accession of Romania to the EU could mean transformations and changes for the fulfillment of objectives...

  • US troops to leave Saudi Arabia.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;5/2/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 18, p3 

    Reports that the U.S. has decided to withdraw the majority of its troops from Saudi Arabia. Reason for deploying troops in Saudi Arabia; Public opposition to the presence of U.S. forces in Saudi Arabia.

  • Army Anxiety. Kitfield, James // National Journal;9/18/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 38, p2800 

    Discusses the challenges facing the U.S. Army. Effect of overseas deployments on troops; Ability of the Army to maintain the balance between managing ongoing combat operations and pushing for change; Implications of the redeployment of troops out of Europe for the National Atlantic Treaty...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics