Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Army Geospatial Center in relation to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Army?
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delivers military engineering services to the Army to strengthen national security. One of the services the Corps provides is geospatial-based information, capabilities and expertise through the Army Geospatial Center. The Center’s influence spans the Army as its Geospatial Enterprise lead.
How do I get products from the Army Geospatial Center?
Products are available for the use of government programs. The Army Geospatial Center allows users access to its geospatial data and products via a secure online repository. It also gives users the capability of having that data physically shipped to their location using any of the following interfaces: Standard Ordering Form, CMB Online, or DataDoors through https://www.agc.army.mil/What-we-do/AGC-Ordering/. The Army Geospatial Center Warfighter Support products are also available by emailing the specifics of the request to WSD-REACHBACK@usace.army.mil.
How do I contract with or do business with the Army Geospatial Center?
Army Geospatial Center supports small business. Army Geospatial Center postings to FedBizOpps use keyword: AGC. New opportunities are posted on the website, visit https://www.agc.army.mil/How-to-work-with-us/Contracts/Opportunities/. Please send questions and electronic Capability Statements to AGC-SB-Forum@usace.army.mil
What is the Geospatial Research Laboratory?
The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Geospatial Research Laboratory is directed by Gary Blohm, who also directs the Army Geospatial Center. Its mission is to support the nation’s civil and environmental initiatives through research, development, there is also a strong tie between the operational work at the Center and refinement through R&D at the Laboratory.
What is the Army Geospatial Enterprise?
The Army Geospatial Enterprise is the means that delivers a Standard and Sharable Geospatial Foundation for Army geospatial data through standards, architecture and stewardship.
Could private companies get data from the Army Geospatial Center?
A: If you are working on a government program, AGC geospatial data is available through the website “How to work with us” tab. We are not resourced to service needs outside of warfighter support and civil works within the Corps of Engineers. For geospatial data requests outside of government programs, one of the largest free sources of satellite and aerial imagery is available through USGS Earth Explorer at https://earthexplorer.usgs.gov/
How do I apply for a job with Army Geospatial Center?
Thank you for your interest in working with us! All civilian job opportunities available with the federal government, including the Army Geospatial Center, are posted on USAJobs at http://www.usajobs.gov. Follow the link "Search for Jobs" to search by specific vacancy announcement number, agency, job category, or geographical location. Follow the link "Create Resume" to enter and maintain your resume data. You must have a current resume in the USAJOBS database before you can apply for a position with the Army Geospatial Center. After you create your resume in the system, select the “Apply Online” button located at the bottom of the vacancy announcement to which you wish to apply.
How do I conduct employment verification for an Army Geospatial Center employee?
We cannot provide personal information regarding former/current employees. Employment verification is provided through an online self-service tool that allows current employees to send employment and/or salary information to an external entity. Access to the MyBiz+ Employment Verification tool is available with Common Access Card at https://compo.dcpds.cpms.osd.mil