NMCB 5 Seabees In the Philippines

150610-N-ZZ999-013 PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines. (June 10, 2015) Utilitiesman 2nd Class Tomas Cardenas, a Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB 5), works alongside the Filipino Seabees putting the water tank in place during the construction of the rainwater catchment system at the Mangingisda Elementary School. NMCB 5’s Civic Construction Action Detail (CCAD) Philippines are currently constructing a rainwater catchment system and a multi- purpose assembly hall extension for the school. The CCAD’s mission is to execute engineering civic assistance projects, conduct skills exchanges with the host nation, and perform community relations events to help enhance shared capabilities and maintain relationships. (U.S. Navy photo by Construction Electrician 3rd Class Quennie May Galarpe/Released)

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