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Gallery: Seabees Around the World

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Utilitiesman 2nd Class Sydney Thorne, of Chillicothe, Missouri, is interviewed by local news reporters on the flight deck of the expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) during pre-deployment preparations for Continuing Promise 2018. U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet has deployed a force to execute Continuing Promise to conduct civil-military operations including humanitarian assistance, training engagements, and medical, dental, and veterinary support in an effort to show U.S. support and commitment to Central and South America. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Daniel Luksan, U.S. Army)

 

Utilitiesman 2nd Class Sydney Thorne, from Chillicothe, Missouri, is interviewed by local news reporters on the flight deck of the expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) during pre-deployment preparations for Continuing Promise 2018. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Daniel Luksan, U.S. Army)

 

Yokosuka, Japan

Steelworker 2nd Class Jeffery Boerma, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4, hangs the weather hood for the ventilation screen on the side of the Pre-Engineered Building (PEB). NMCB 4 is forward deployed to the pacific, ready to support major combat operations, humanitarian assistance/disaster relief operations, and provide general engineering support to Navy, Marine Corps, and joint operational forces. (Photo taken by Steelworker 2nd Class Jeffery Boerma)

 

Construction Electrician 2nd Class Gerald Roberts and Utilitiesman Constructionman Marc Gonzales, both assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4, use a pipe threading machine to cut threads in conduit to be used for electrical wiring inside the Pre-Engineered Building (PEB). (Photo taken by Steelworker 2nd Class Jeffery Boerma)

 

Construction Electrician 2nd Class Gerald Roberts, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4, connects the electrical wiring in a junction box on the interior of the Pre-Engineered Building. (Photo taken by Steelworker 2nd Class Jeffery Boerma)

San Clemente, California

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 use hand tools to smooth the concrete for the Pre-Engineering Building (PEB) floor. NMCB 4 is forward deployed to the pacific, ready to support major combat operations, humanitarian assistance/disaster relief operations, and provide general engineering support to Navy, Marine Corps, and joint operational forces. (Photo by EO3 Sibel Uzun)

 

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4, use shovels and rakes to move the gravel around to prepare the surface for concrete placement. (Photo by EO3 Sibel Uzun)

 

Equipment Operator 3rd Class Christel Enriquezfisher, and Equipment Operator 3rd Class Marcus Jacobson both assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4, remove excess material from the runway project site. (Photo by EO3 Sibel Uzun)

 

Utilitiesman 3rd Class Dante Philippe (right), and Builder Constructionman Athena Reyes both assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 dig a hole in a designated area for the placement of formwork for concrete on the Pre-Engineering Building (PEB) project. (Photo by EO3 Sibel Uzun)

 

Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia

Builder 3rd Class George Wilkie, left, and Utilitiesman 2nd Class Rien JohnsonEsquire, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civic Action Detail FSM erect a safety fence around the site of a future two-room addition to the local high school. NMCB-11 is forward deployed to execute construction, humanitarian and foreign assistance, and theater security cooperation in the 7th Fleet area of operations. (Photo by BU3 Yamilet Perezrivera)

 

Crewmembers of the Chuuk High School project, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11 Construction Civic Action Detail FSM, begin excavating for a 33-foot by 52-foot two-room classroom. (Photo by BU3 Yamilet Perezrivera)

 

Builder Constructionman Richard Nix, Builder 3rd Class Anthony Seaton, center, and Builder 3rd Class Thomas Jobe assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civic Action Detail FSM sift sand utilizing wire mesh to achieve the proper size aggregate for use in concrete. (Photo by BU3 Yamilet Perezrivera)

 

Steelworker 2nd Class Gregory Shipman and Steelworker 3rd Class Richard Jones, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civic Action Detail FSM bend rebar stirrups to be used in continuous concrete footers for a project in support of the Chuuk High School. (Photo by BU3 Yamilet Perezrivera)

 

Equipment Operator 3rd Class Brady Northlee, left, and Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Andrew Carr assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civil Action Detail Marshall Islands, inventory tools in preparation for their first project. NMCB-11 is forward deployed to execute construction, humanitarian and foreign assistance, and theater security cooperation in the 7th Fleet area of operations. (Photo by CE2 Joshua Zapien)

 

Builder 1st Class Joshua Vanblarcom assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civil Action Detail Marshall Islands, uses a miter saw to cut shelves for an upcoming project. (Photo by CE2 Joshua Zapien)

 

Construction Electrician 3rd Class Kamerial Wall, left and Utilitiesmen 3rd Class Christopher O’Neill assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Construction Civil Action Detail Marshall Islands, rearrange material as part of a general site clean-up. (Photo by CE2 Joshua Zapien)

 

Diego Garcia

Utilitiesman Constructionman Benjamin Rebs uses an auger drill to make holes into the block wall for the water pipe on the telecom storage facility. NMCB 4 is forward deployed to the pacific, ready to support major combat operations, humanitarian assistance/disaster relief operations, and provide general engineering support to Navy, Marine Corps, and joint operational forces. (Photo by BU2 Christopher Moore)

 

Construction Electrician 2nd Class Santiago Guzman uses a cordless drill to pre-drill a Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) wall to run water pipes from one area to another on the repairs to telecom storage facility. (Photo by BU2 Christopher Moore)

 

Polaris Point, Guam

Navy Diver 1st Class Joshua Davis (right), assigned to the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40), instructs his dive team during crane operations with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Det. Guam as they construct a temporary pier at Polaris Point, Guam, March 9, 2018. NMCB 11, Det. Guam provides expeditionary construction and engineering to include maintenance and operation of expeditionary bases and facilities, tactical sustainment bridging, humanitarian assistance through construction civic action details and civic action teams and theater disaster response capabilities in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. (Photo by MC1 Class Cory Asato)

 

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Det. Guam and submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) conduct crane operations for a temporary pier at Polaris Point, Guam, March 9, 2018. (Photo by MC1 Class Cory Asato)

 

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Det. Guam and submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) conduct crane operations for a temporary pier at Polaris Point, Guam, March 9, 2018. (Photo by MC1 Class Cory Asato)

 

Equipment Operator 2nd Class Wesley Fox, assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, Det. Guam, signals the crane operator while Navy Divers, assigned to the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40), anchor a temporary pier during crane operations at Polaris Point, Guam, March 9, 2018. (Photo by MC1 Class Cory Asato)

 

Timor-Leste

NAVFAC Pacific Contingency Engineering Program Manager Lt. Vincent Trejo and NAVFAC Pacific Public Works Facility Support Contract Management Specialist Patrick Mayock took part in a site visit to Timor-Leste from 10-14 February. The visit was in support of a Naval Mobile Construction Battalion FOUR (NMCB 4) Detachment project to construct the Uma Kadauk Health Clinic which will provide maternity and child care to women and children in the local area. The site visit involved a COR Field Assist Visit and review of contractor operations. NMCB 4 Detachment is supported by NAVFAC Pacific Contingency Engineering under the Navy Expeditionary Forces Regional Support Contract (NEFRSC). (Photo provided by NAVFAC Pacific Contingency Engineering)

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