Philippine Seabee Chief Builder Florentino Calupe, NMCB 3, high-fives BUCN Brittney McGrath, NMCB 5. Photo by MC1 Chris Fahey

130406-N-VN372-137 ZAMBALES, Philippines — (April 6, 2013) Philippine Seabee from the 3rd Naval Construction Battalion Chief Builder Florentino Calupe high-fives Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5’s Builder Constructionman Brittney McGrath after they finished mixing cement for the San Pascual footbridge. The project is one of seven engineering civic action projects (ENCAP) being performed by Combined/Joint Civil Military Operations Task Force (CJCMOTF) units in support of exercise Balikatan 2013. Balikatan is an annual Philippine-U.S. bilateral exercise. Humanitarian assistance and training activities enable the Philippine and American service members to build lasting relationships, train together and provide assistance in communities where the need is the greatest. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chris Fahey/Released)

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