STURGIS Decommissioning Operations
Program Manager Hans Honerlah, Baltimore District’s Radiological Health Physics Regional Center of Expertise; Baltimore District Commander Col. Ed. Chamberlayne; and Baltimore District Project Manager Brenda Barber, project manager for the ongoing STURGIS decommissioning work in Galveston, walk on the pier alongside the vessel during a site visit on Dec. 8, 2015. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, working closely with the Corps’ Galveston District, is managing the decommissioning and dismantling of the STURGIS, a former World War II Liberty Ship that was converted into the first floating nuclear power plant in the 1960s.

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