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Aug. 4, 2021

NAVFAC Executive Director Named Honorary Seabee for 'Inspirational' Support

Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Executive Director Jennifer LaTorre was recently named an honorary Seabee in recognition of her extraordinary and continuing support to NAVFAC and the Seabees, particularly during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.The Navy's chief of Civil Engineers and the force master chief of the Seabees grant the title

July 30, 2021

Seabee MUSE Technicians Prepare Two Navy Carriers for Inspections

Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) Mobile Utilities Support Equipment (MUSE) deployed three technicians to conduct annual inspections and testing on eight mobile electrical substations currently supporting the nuclear aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). MUSE technicians will also support the Chief of Naval

July 14, 2021

Navy Joint Efforts Support Shore Power Requirements for USS Gerald. R Ford

Four Seabee’s from Mobile Utilities Support Equipment (MUSE), a specialty program within the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) portfolio, traveled to the Newport News Shipyard to install two mobile substations on pier 2 to support the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78).As the lead ship

June 28, 2021

Seabees Supporting Air Operations

The logistical “Hub of the Med”, NAS Sigonella is a strategic location in the center of the Mediterranean. As a NATO hub, the base has an active role in supporting joint and combined operations in the European theater. It is the shortest logistics route from continental U.S. to Central Asia and the Indian Ocean. It is the second largest security

June 4, 2021

Divers from NAVFAC EXWC Train in Greenland

Three divers from Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) joined teams from Construction Diving Detachment Alfa from Underwater Construction Team ONE, Naval Construction Group TWO, the Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center, Naval Surface Warfare Center, and the Naval Experimental Diving Unit for a two-week

May 7, 2021

Navy Builder and Funeral Honors Coordinator Honored for Tour in National Capital Region

The Navy Achievement Medal is pinned on BU2 Lawrence S. Culala by Cmdr. Sterling Ingram, Public Works Officer, Public Works Department Washington, NAVFAC Washington....

April 24, 2021

NAVFAC EXWC MUSE Powers Dry Dock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Participates in Impromptu Reenlistment Ceremony

Construction Electrician 1st Class Dewain Smith, NAVFAC EXWC Detachment Officer in Charge, is congratulated by his younger brother, Army Capt. Brian Smith, following his reenlistment ceremony aboard Naval Base Kitsap....

April 22, 2021

MUSE Technicians Deploy to Coronado to Support USS Abraham Lincoln

A MUSE technician at work aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). (Photo by Construction Electrician 1st Class Jeremy Tatlock)...

Feb. 26, 2021

From Builder to Building Careers

NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY NAPLES, Italy (Feb. 3, 2021) Builder 2nd Class Kiara Harris, from Seattle, Washington, assigned to the Public Works Department Naples, responds to questions during a cross examination board to become a Navy Counselor. Four Navy...

Nov. 6, 2020

The Warfighter is Live

NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (Sep. 10, 2020) Francisco Bonhomo Ruiz-Henestrosa, Crane Operator at PWD, left and USS Donald Cook Crew Member, right, repair the ships antennas aboard the Arleigh-burke guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) duri...