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
Task Force Timberwolf embarks on southwest Asia, Middle East tour
Soldiers of Task Force Timberwolf stand before leadership and guests during the mobilization ceremony at Fort Snelling, Minnesota Oct. 10 at 2 p.m.
Oct. 18, 2021 - More than 160 Minnesota-based Army Reserve Soldiers with the 372nd Engineer Brigade said goodbye to friends and family during a mobilization ceremony Oct. 10...

416th Theater Engineer Command joins local fire department open house
Maj. Gen. Matthew V. Baker, Commanding General, 416th Theater Engineer Command (TEC) visits with Westmont Fire Chief Steven W. Riley during the Westmont Fire Department Open House.
Oct. 5, 2021 - The Westmont Fire Department celebrated its 100th anniversary at the start of fire prevention week in October with an Open House.The 416th Theater Engineer Command (TEC) Commanding General Maj. Gen. Matthew V. Baker and...

Annual planning exercise brings engineers of all components together
416th TEC Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Matthew V. Baker, welcomes active Army, Reserve and National Guard Soldiers to the Engineer Total Army Planning Exercise 2021. More than 150 Engineer officers joined the conference via video teleconferencing.
Aug. 31, 2021 - The 416th Theater Engineer Command (TEC) hosted the annual Engineer Total Army Planning Exercise (ENTAPE) 2021, bringing together Soldiers from all components – active Army, Reserve and National Guard.About 150 engineers...

Unit transformation requires Javelin Weapon System training
Pfc. Benden Ingram, a combat engineer under the 416th TEC, practices on the Javelin during training on Fort McCoy Aug. 20.
Aug. 30, 2021 - More than a dozen Soldiers between the two Army Reserve Theater Engineer Commands trained on the Javelin Close Combat Weapon System over a three-day course in August...

Combined military effort at Yakima Strike
A Soldiers, with the 671st Multi-Role Bridge Company, operates a Bridge Erection Boat to move an Interior Bridge Bay to the far side of the Columbia River during Yakima Strike wet gap crossing. The bridge bay is used to form the Improved Ribbon Bridge used to transport weapon systems, trooops and supplies over water when permanent bridges are not available.
Aug. 27, 2021 - Joint units trained in a multi-component and joint operational environment in the Yakima Strike wet gap crossing exercise to demonstrate their expertise Aug. 17, 2021.Soldiers faced their opponent, the Columbia River, which...

Resolute Castle: 301st FEST-M travels to Romania, provides design expertise
1st Lt.  John Murphy with the 301st FEST-M showcasing a Resolute Castle construction project at the Joint National Training Capability (JNTC) in Cincu, Romania, a battalion-level maneuver training site, to 416th Theater Engineer Command Commanding General Maj. Gen. Matthew V. Baker.
Aug. 26, 2021 - Soldiers of the 301st Forward Engineer Support Team – Main (FEST-M) provided design expertise for horizontal and vertical construction projects in Cincu, Romania, during Resolute Castle 2021 for two weeks in July...

Bridging the gap through training sessions
Capt. Joana Martinez, plans officer, with the 321st Engineer Battalion during the Armored Vehicle Launched Bridge displaced equipment training to members of the Army National Guard and United States Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) units in July 2021.
Aug. 25, 2021 - Soldiers with the 321st Engineer Battalion provided displaced equipment training to members of the Army National Guard and United States Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) units in July 2021...

Bridging the gap through training sessions
Soldiers with the 416th Theater Engineer Command showcase the Armored Vehicle-Launched Bridge (AVLB), a folding portable bridge made to provide a conduit across battlefield obstacles like rivers, to the units of all components to spark a viable learning partnership during training in July.
Aug. 12, 2021 - Soldiers with the 416th Theater Engineer Command instructed Army National Guard and Active Duty counterparts on newly fielded equipment during various training sessions throughout July...

420th Engineer Brigade showcases readiness during Operation Hood Strike
Sgt. 1st Class Terry J. Schmitt with the 341st Engineer Company of Barling, Arkansas, gets a shower by a M30 Bridging Engineer Boat as the company completes the improved ribbon bridge across Lake Belton during Operation Hood Strike at Fort Hood, Texas, July 16, 2021.

The annual training exercise focuses on realistic, mission-essential combat engineer tasks like convoy operations, rafting and bridging operations, flailing operations and improvised explosive device detection and limited neutralization to improve skill proficiency at the individual, squad and platoon levels.

U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Rigo Cisneros
Aug. 9, 2021 - The U.S. Army Reserve constantly readies itself for the conflicts of today while shaping for the demands of tomorrow...

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...
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