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Rear Adm. Lewis B. Combs Award

SWCS(SCW) Joshua J. Schlegel, NMCB 1 Senior Chief Schlegel displayed courageous leadership and exceptional foresight in leading his 23-person tactical infrastructure construction team in support of the 30th Naval Construction Regiment (Task Force Forager) and the 25th Naval Construction Regiment (Task Force Overlord) executing engineering priorities of work for Regional Command South (RC-S) and West (RC-W) in Afghanistan as part …

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NMCBs 40, 26 Receive Peltier, Perry Awards

On behalf of the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Rear Adm. Chris Mossey, Commander and Chief of Civil Engineers, recognized Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 40 with the 2011 Rear Admiral Eugene J. Peltier Award and NMCB 26 with the Rear Admiral John R. Perry Award. Units selected for these prestigious awards are recognized leaders in the naval construction force …

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NAVFAC, Seabees Win CHINFO Awards

By NAVFAC HQ Public Affairs and Communications  The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), as well as individual Seabees and battalions, recently won several awards as part of the U.S. Navy’s 2011 Chief of Information (CHINFO) Merit Awards Competition. NAVFAC’s Seabee Magazine won second place in the Magazine Format Publication category. Our own Seabee contributor and Challenge Coin recipient MC2 (SCW) …

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Self-Study Available for SCW Designation

By Susan E. Lester, CSFE PAO The Center for Seabees and Facilities Engineering (CSFE), Port Hueneme, CA, announces the activation of 13 self-paced courses on Navy e-Learning that directly support the Personnel Qualification Requirements (PQS) for Seabees and Civil Engineer Corps (CEC) officers to earn their Seabee Combat Warfare (SCW) Common Core designations. Command Master Chief John Mulholland, First Naval …

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