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By Kimberly Lopes
US Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District 

Ammunition Supply Point expansion opens on Fort Carson


Last updated 4/6/2021 at 3:07pm

Kimberly Lopes, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Army Maj. Gen. Matthew McFarlane, Commander, 4th Infantry Division, and several VIPs cut the ribbon to mark the opening of the new Ammunition Supply Point facilities on Fort Carson on March 19. Below, Soldiers from the 138th Infantry Battalion, 1st Striker Brigade turn in extra ammunition at the new ammunition inspection facility.

The Fort Carson Army Field Support Battalion hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of new facilities at the Ammunition Supply Point on Fort Carson on March 19. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District's Fort Carson South office oversaw the construction of an ammunition storehouse, repackaging and inspection facility and four earth-covered magazine bunkers.

Groundbreaking for the project took place in September 2018 and finished in November 2020. The 4th Sustainment Brigade began using the facilities in August 2020. This project was an expansion of the existin...

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