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July 21, 2017

Gallery: SEABEES Around The World

170713-N-DD899-022 SHIROKY LAN, Ukraine (July 13, 2017) Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 1, level a sentry tower during exercise Sea Breeze 2017 at Shiroky Lan training base. Sea Breeze is a U.S. and Ukraine co-hosted m...

July 20, 2017

SPS-EPF 17 Team Departs Gulfport for Central America

U.S. Navy Sailors and civil service mariners load adaptive force package cargo into the mission bay aboard expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) in support of Southern Partnership Station 17. U.S. Army photo by SPC Judge Jones....

July 19, 2017

NMCB 5 Welcomes New Commanding Officer

Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Adam Henderson PORT HUENEME, Calif. - Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 welcomed a new Commanding Officer during an official change of command ceremony, July 14, at Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme,...

July 19, 2017

Geertsema Takes the Helm of 22 NCR

Story by MCCS Jeffrey J. Pierce, Naval Construction Group 2 Public Affairs GULFPORT, Miss - The 22nd Naval Construction Regiment (22 NCR) changed hands during an official change of command ceremony on board Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfpo...

July 19, 2017

Seabees Deconstruct Working Dog Facility

NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (July 7, 2017) Builder Constructionman Deontae Major, from Exmore, Virginia, and Builder Constructionman Phillip Shoats, from Blue Springs, Missouri, use jackhammers to break up a concrete pad at the Military Working Dog pro...

July 19, 2017

Kindergarten Project: NMCB 1

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 1 and a local apprentice move the roof beam bracing during a three classroom kindergarten facility project on the island of Ebeye, Republic of the Marshall Islands, June 27. Photo by BU3 ...

July 16, 2017

This Week in Seabee History (Week of July 16-July 22)

Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 3 unloads landing craft, support (LCS) boats at Da Nang, Republic of Vietnam, 1966. Two years later, on August 12, Seabee Teams 0703 and 0704 arrived at Da Nang and proceeded directly to Soc Trang City and G...

July 13, 2017

NAVFAC Announces 2016 NMCB Unit Awards

From Naval Facilities Engineering Command?Public Affairs WASHINGTON ? Naval Facilities Engineering Command announced the winners of the 2016 Peltier and Perry Awards for the most outstanding active and reserve component naval mobile cons...

July 12, 2017

NCBC Gulfport Celebrates Completion of Four Megawatt Solar Facility

Rear Adm. Bette Bolivar, commanding officer of Navy Region Southeast, and Capt. Cheryl Hansen, commanding officer of Naval Construction Battalion Center, cut a ribbon for a four megawatt solar facility at Naval Construction Battalion Center while sur...

July 9, 2017

This Week in Seabee History (Week of July 9-July 15)

Port Hueneme, California, April 1944. Two years earlier on July 15, the 7th Naval Construction Battalion left Advance Base Depot, Port Hueneme, for San Francisco, the first battalion to stage through this location. Photo courtesy of the U.S. Navy Sea...