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NCBC Plays Role in Supporting U.S. International Partners Through the Foreign Military Sales Program

Story by Ryan Labadens, Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport The Naval Construction Battalion Center (NCBC) in Gulfport, Mississippi, is known as the home of the Atlantic Seabees, but the base has many different departments and units with a variety of missions. One of those missions the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center Jacksonville (FLCJ) Gulfport supports is the …

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NMCB-5 the 1st Navy Tactical Unit to Use Expeditionary Smart Surveillance Capability

Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephane Belcher, NMCB 5 Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 augmented ground surveillance with the revolutionary Gantz-Mountain MT-5-R-Tactical Surveillance System, using artificial intelligence and behavior analysis at-the-tactical edge throughout their second Command Post Exercise (CPX-2). As part of a Technology Insertion program, NMCB-5 is launching several platforms to increase their tactical and engineering effectiveness. …

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NMCB-5 Completes Comprehensive, Unparalleled CPX-2

Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephane Belcher, NMCB 5 U.S. Navy Seabees with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 completed their second Command Post Exercise (CPX-2) onboard Port Hueneme and Point Mugu, Naval Base Ventura County, California, Dec. 11. This exercise not only measured the battalion’s readiness for deployment but also brought novel technology, dispersed detail sites, and multiple …

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Seabees Enhance Military Reconnaissance with ENFIRE Kit

Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephane, Belcher, NMCB 5 The U.S. Navy Seabees with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 employed the Instrument Set, Reconnaissance, and Surveying (ENFIRE) kit to streamline field operations during their second Command Post Exercise (CPX-2), Dec. 7. PORT HUENEME, Calif. (Dec. 1, 2020) Engineering Aide 3rd Class Hunter Sylvester, with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion …

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NMCB-3 Completes Command Sustainment Exercise

Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Lopez, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 3 successfully completed a command sustainment exercise, May 4-22. Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 guide a concrete catch basin into place during a Seabee Technical Trainer underground utilities module as part of a command sustainment exercise. (Photo …

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Building Blocks for the Future

Story by Lance Cpl. Reine Whitaker, 2nd Marine Division Construction happens all around us, and many cities are constantly building new structures and better roadways. The Marines and Seabees of 2nd Combat Engineers Battalion, (2nd CEB) 2d Marine Division (2d MARDIV) and Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 worked together to build a tension fabric structure during sustainment training at Camp Lejeune, …

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