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Pacific Pioneer 21 | 9th Engineer Support Battalion Practices EABO Concepts and Naval Integration

Story by 1st Lt. Jonathan Coronel, 3rd Marine Logistics Group Marines and Sailors with 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3d Marine Logistics Group, honed their Expeditionary Advanced Base Operations capabilities and “Fight Now” concepts in support of III Marine Expeditionary Force, on training areas throughout Okinawa during exercise Pacific Pioneer, April 8-23, 2021. U.S. Marines with 9th Engineer Support Battalion and …

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NMCB-4 Renovated a Chapel for Civilian Contractors at Diego Garcia

Story by Petty Officer 3rd Class Stephen Sipus, NMCB 4 Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 constructed a lean-to awning for the contractors’ chapel during their deployment. NMCB 4 built the lean-to awning addition for the chapel primarily used by the civilian contractors who live and work on the island. The awning addition will allow for more …

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NMCB-4 Performs a Mount-Out Exercise with USNS Fall River

Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lilah HudsonKindred, NMCB 4 Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 with augmented team members from NMCB 11, formed a 30-person embark organization to perform a joint mount-out exercise (MOX) with USNS Fall River (T-EPF 6). “Being involved in this MOX is a great experience for me since I usually don’t get to work around …

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NMCB-4 Seabees Assist the Island of Tinian in the Fight Against COVID-19

Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Wenhan Fan, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 4 As the COVID-19 virus began to devastate the world in 2019, the small pacific island of Tinian began to implement precautions aimed at slowing the spread of the virus. Since arriving on the island of Tinian at the beginning of 2021, Seabees attached to Naval Mobile Construction …

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NMCB FOUR Constructs Pier System with NAVFAC Southwest and Industry Partners

Story by Lt.j.g. Eric Fallon, NMCB 4 “The difficult we do at once. The impossible takes a bit longer!” Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 have exceeded even the most ambitious timelines to complete the installation of piles that will ultimately support a catwalk pier system for a Short Approach Lighting System (SALS) at Runway 36 on Naval …

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Seabees Build Expeditionary Medical Facility in Guam; Support COVID-19 Efforts

Story by MCC Matthew White, Commander Task Force 75 Seabees and Sailors assigned to Task Force 75.5 achieved engineering initial operating capability (IOC) of a 150-bed Expeditionary Medical Facility (EMF) as part of the Department of Defense’s fight against COVID-19 on board Naval Base Guam, April 25. Seabees and Sailors assigned to Task Force 75.5 prepare to lift a tent during …

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