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BEECAM: NMCB 25 Gives Thumbs ‘Up’ to Tactical Training

Seabees assigned to NMCB 25 give NCG 2, N75 Instructor Michael Beaver an upside down thumbs up while learning proper Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) operating and egress procedures using an MRAP rollover trainer at the Tactical Training Facility on board NCBC Gulfport, Miss., March 24. The Seabees of Reserve battalions NMCB 25 out of Fort McCoy, Wis., are currently training in …

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BEECAM: NMCB 1 Builds a Solid Foundation in Timor Leste

Seabees from NMCB 1 Civic Construction Action Detail (CCAD) Timor Leste construct their living quarters for a remote health clinic renovation in Railaco Leten, Timor Leste. The project is estimated to last 61 duration days and the finished product will greatly serve the people of this remote region. Photo by SW3 Amanda Reed BeeCam showcases snapshots of Seabees doing what they do best around …

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Teamwork Wins Hearts, Builds Schools in the Pacific

BU3 Benjamin Floyd, NMCB 3, high-fives a local child who held a tape measure in place (inset) during initial engineering evaluations outside Macarascas Elementary School, Puerto Princesa, Philippines. One of the first battalions commissioned during World War II, NMCB 3’s legacy stands strong in its ability to build and fight anywhere in the world as either a full battalion or …

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UCT 2 Dives and Trains

BU2 Christopher Farmer, UCT 2, installs steel armor around seafloor cable in 100 feet of water at the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) Barking Sands. Seabee divers from UCT Two’s Construction Dive Detachment Bravo are at PMRF inspecting, protecting and stabilizing  underwater cables on their first of three stops across the Pacific during their six-month deployment. Photo by EOC Adam …

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NMCB 5 Returns from Pacific

EA2 Randy Stump passes a sea bag to SW3 Brandon Fletcher while NMCB 5 prepares to redeploy their advanced party back to Port Hueneme, Calif. While deployed, NMCB 5 was headquartered on Camp Shields in Okinawa, Japan and had Seabees deployed to 20 different locations throughout 13 countries in the Pacific. The battalion sent Seabees to participate in five multinational …

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MRAP Retrograde

ET2 Jarrod Long,NMCB 15, searches through Mine Resistant Armored Protected vehicles as he prepares them for retrograde, Camp Krutke, Afghanistan. NMCB 15 is currently mobilized in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and is an expeditionary element of U.S. Naval Forces that support various units worldwide through national force readiness, civil engineering, humanitarian assistance, and building and maintaining infrastructure. Photo by …

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