History of ERDC

Established October 1, 1998

ERDC's seven research laboratories, located in Illinois, Mississippi, New Hampshire and Virginia, function as integrated teams of engineers and scientists to address a broad range of science and technology issues -- from operating in Arctic temperatures to vehicle mobility in desert sands; to protecting wetlands to protecting U.S. troops around the globe; to pinpointing the exact location of an artillery round to predicting the extended habitat range of an endangered species...
More about the history of ERDC can be found at https://www.erdc.usace.army.mil/About/History.aspx.