Staff Sgt. Cutler Holland conducts 9 mm pistol weapons training with engagement skills training (EST) II during 412th/416th TEC combined Best Warrior and Best Squad Competition at Camp Shelby, Miss. on April 16, 2021.
Staff members with the 416th Theater Engineer Command (TEC) participate in a Mission Command seminar. 416th TEC staff developed a shared understanding of Knowledge Management, Army Design Methodology and the Military Decision Making Process (MDMP).
Capt. David Rey, with the Contingency Response Unit, provides operational support to the USACE Operations Center (UOC). As a staff augmentee, he is one of several staff members to provide daily briefs to the chief of engineers on national response efforts. The 24-hour UOC monitors and receives updates from USACE Division-level Emergency Operations Centers on the construction and assessment of ACFs, and tracks each division’s deployed personnel.
Chief of the Army Reserve Lt. Gen. Jody Daniels discusses promotion packet and preparation for the Army Combat Fitness Test during a virtual battle assembly with Soldiers of the 721st Engineer Construction Company. Photo by: SGT Francis Concepcion
2021 brings back high operations tempo for troop projects at Fort McCoy
Soldiers with the 357th Engineer Company, 412th Theater Engineer Command, provide road improvements June 11, 2021, at Fort McCoy, Wis., during Warrior Exercise 86-21-02. The exercise was hosted by the 86th Training Division from June 5-19 at Fort McCoy. Engineers worked throughout Fort McCoy to make improvements through troop projects. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Debralee Best/86th Training Division)
July 27, 2021 - In 2020, right before the busiest part of training at Fort McCoy was to begin, the post and the rest of the world instead focused on the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.That response also affected the progress of...

469th Engineer Company Soldiers explode into action
A U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers blast open a door at Fort McCoy, Wis., on July 16, 2021. The Soldiers are Combat Engineers with the 469th Engineer Company, Machesney Park, Ill., and are training on the construction and deployment of half a dozen different explosive charges.  The day's agenda included the execution of door and wall breaches, so all the Soldiers in the unit got to experience the making and detonation of live charges.  (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class John Freese)
July 27, 2021 - There’s more than one way to breach obstacles in an urban environment, and that’s just what Soldiers from the 469th Engineer Company learned here on July 16, 2021.Unit First Sergeant Master Sgt. Bradley Schmoll described the...

319th Engineer Support Company welcomes new commander
1st Lt. James Hethcox, incoming commander, 19th Engineer Support Company, passes the colors to 1st Sgt. Arthur Victor, first sergeant, 319th ESC, during a change of command ceremony at the United States Army Reserve Center, El Paso, Texas, June Fort Bliss, Texas, July 10, 2021. Papke served almost two years in command before relinquishing command to Hethcox. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Brandon Fambro)
July 26, 2021 - After serving as the commander of the 319th Engineer Support Company for almost two years, Capt. Bryce Papke relinquished command to 1st Lt. James Hethcox during a change of command ceremony at the United States Army Reserve...

319th Engineer Support Company sharpen their skills during Extended Combat Training
Soldiers assigned to the 319th Engineer Support Company and Lt. Col. Lisa Jaster, commander, 980th Engineer Battalion, seventh from right, pose for a group photo following a 10-kilometer ruck march at Fort Bliss, Texas, June 16, 2021. The ruck march was the culminating event for the Extended Combat Training and provided service members an opportunity to exhibit pride and esprit de corps
July 21, 2021 - Soldiers of the 319th Engineer Support Company (ESC) honed their skills during Extended Combat Training (ECT) to complete horizontal and vertical construction projects at Fort Bliss, Texas for two weeks in June. The 319th ESC...

Army Reserve Soldier winner of General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award
Capt. Tyler Siskowic is one of 28 selected company-grade officers from across the Army, National Guard and Army Reserve to win the General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award for Calendar Year 2020.

The award recognizes company-grade officers and warrant officers who demonstrate the ideals for which General MacArthur stood: Duty, Honor and Country and promotes and sustains effective officer leadership in the Army.
July 1, 2021 - Capt. Tyler Siskowic is one of 28 selected company-grade officers from across the Army, National Guard and Army Reserve to win the General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award for Calendar Year 2020...

Engineers building Fort McCoy training capacity
Specialist Joseph Battel, a horizontal construction engineer, 996th Engineer Company, directs a dump truck driver unloading stone at a line of communications bridge site at Fort McCoy, Wis., June 15, 2021. These engineers are constructing a training site that will be used to train and validate bridge building units.
June 25, 2021 - Taking a wooded, uneven plot of land and turning it into the first-of-its-kind training site for the Army Reserve allowed engineers from the 416th Theater Engineer Command to make the most of their annual training mission...

Army Reserve Soldier of the Year
Command Sgt. Major Andrew Lombardo, left, Army Reserve command sergeant major, stands with the winners of the 2021 Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition: NCO of the Year: Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command; Soldier of the Year: Spc. Nicholas Kyne, 416th Theater Engineer Command.
June 9, 2021 - The Soldier of the Year in the Army Reserve is from the lone star state. Spc. Nicholas Kyne, 402nd Engineer Company, Houston, Texas recently competed and won Soldier of the Year in the United States Army Reserve Command...

Soldiers attend resource fair at 416th Theater Engineer Command
Mr. Michael Rogers, V.E.T. Center, talks with a Soldier during the 416th Resource Fair on Saturday, June 5th at the Parkhurst Army Reserve Center.
June 7, 2021 - The 416th Theater Engineer Command (TEC) provided a resource fair for Soldiers on Saturday, June 5th.“We are reintegrating that on-site hands on approach to have access to services. We may have lost that during the COVID-19...

Army Reserve team Competes in Best Sapper Competition
Captain Manuel Ramirez and 1st Lt. Johnathan Trent with the 428th Engineer Company complete the poncho raft and swim task during the Best Sapper Competition at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri on 1 May 2021.  The task requires each two-man team to swim with a Rucksack wrapped in a poncho 500 meters across a river. The intent is to water proof the equipment to ensure it remains dry during the water crossing. 



Photo By: Dawn Arden
May 17, 2021 - Over 90 enlisted, officer, and cadet competitors representing 20 active Army installations, National Guard and Army Reserve teams participated in the Best Sapper Competition at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri earlier this month...

Traverse City, Mich., native serves as NCO in Fort Bliss Mobilization Brigade
Sgt. Joshua Wheaton, a native of Traverse City, Michigan, is a religious affairs noncommissioned officer currently serving at Fort Bliss, Texas with the 647th Regional Support Group (Forward), Fort Bliss Mobilization Brigade as the unit ministry team NCO. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Brandon Fambro)
May 6, 2021 - Sgt. Joshua Wheaton, a native of Traverse City, Michigan, is a religious affairs noncommissioned officer currently serving at Fort Bliss, Texas with the 647th Regional Support Group (Forward), Fort Bliss Mobilization Brigade...
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