If you have comments and/or questions related to Vicksburg District’s Section 508 program or if you have concerns related to the Section 508 ICT accessibility of any content or the user interface on this website, please send an e-mail to VicksburgDistrict@USACE.Army.mil. Where applicable, please include in your e-mail the web address or URL and the specific accessibility barrier(s) you are encountering.

Vicksburg District’s Mat Sinking Unit begins revetment season
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District Commander Col. Robert Hilliard (right) speaks with River Operations employees Ed Adcock (center) and Barry Sullivan ahead of the Mat Sinking Unit's deployment July 21. Each year, the Mat Sinking Unit places hundreds of thousands of articulated concrete squares, also known as revetment, along the Mississippi River to protect flood control works, prevent riverbank erosion and provide navigable waterways for commercial transportation.

Download Image: Full Size (3.97 MB)
Photo by: n/a |  VIRIN: 200805-D-CE999-001.JPG