Tag Archives: NMCB 40

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 …

Read More »

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) …

Read More »

Tools of their Trade

CMCN Benjamin St. Aubin (left) and CMCN Joshua Port, both assigned to NMCB 40, show off the tools of their trade at the Alfa Company maintenance shop, Camp Shields, Okinawa, Japan. Photo by MCC Michael B. Watkins

Read More »

Training Opportunities are “Golden” in Southeast Asia

BUCN Sean Collins (left), NMCB 40, and Royal Thai Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Pol Ampol level stucco on the walls of a multipurpose building, Chon Buri, Thailand, Feb. 2. NMCB 40 Seabees, Royal Thai service members and Malaysian armed forces personnel constructed the building in support of Exercise Cobra Gold 2012. CG12 provides unique and dynamic training opportunities for …

Read More »