This field manual (FM) is a guide for the employment of engineer forces in support of a United States (US) Army corps. It addresses the role, organization, and command and control of corps engineers and the conduct of corps-level engineer operations.
The primary users of this FM are the corps commander and his staff, the corps engineer and his staff, engineer units subordinate to the corps engineer brigade, and theater engineer organizations at echelons above corps (EAC). Other users will be engineer organizations supporting maneuver units subordinate to the corps and sister serviced commanders and staffs, the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and government contractors.
The manual is fully compatible with the Army's operational doctrine as contained in FMs 100-5 and 100-7 and is consistent with current joint and multinational doctrine. This manual follows the format of FM 100-15 and supports the concepts and principles contained therein. It also complements FMs 5-71-100 and 5-116.
The proponent for this publication is the United States Army Engineer School (USAES). Submit changes for improvement on Department of the Army (DA) Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) to Commandant, US Army Engineer School, ATTN: ATSE-T-PD-PM, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, 65473-6650.
Unless this publication states otherwise, masculine nouns and pronouns do not refer exclusively to men.
|Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list|