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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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The Warfighter is Live

Story by MC2 Brianna Green, NAVFAC EURAFCENT Public Affairs Office Standing on the forecastle of the Arleigh-burke guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG-75), Sailors waits for a signal from a Boatswain’s Mate to start heaving a line. Regardless of their time out to sea, every Sailor loves to hear the sound from their commanding officer, “liberty call, liberty call.” Everyone …

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Pacific Fleet Seabees Aid COVID-19 Efforts Using 3-D Printing Technology

Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Heather Salzman, Naval Construction Group ONE Seabees assigned to Naval Construction Group (NCG) 1, Naval Mobile Construction Battalions (NMCB) 3 and 4 along with Naval Facilities Engineering Command Expeditionary Warfare Center (NAVFAC EXWC) launched the first large-scale, 3-D printing operation in support of COVID-19 response and relief efforts on Naval Base Ventura County, California, April …

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NAVFAC EXWC Aids DoD COVID-19 Pandemic Emergency Response Efforts by Manufacturing Face Mask Kits

Story by Sarah MacMillan, Naval Facilities Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center   Naval Facilities (NAVFAC) Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (EXWC) has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic through the use of the command’s additive manufacturing capabilities. NAVFAC EXWC partners with NAVAIR and the Pacific Fleet Seabees of NCG-1 to prepare and support COVID-19 pandemic emergency response efforts through manufacturing face mask kits …

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Sapporo Snow Festival 2020: A Top Gun Snow Build

Story by Joel Diller, U.S. Naval Support Activity Souda Bay The Navy Misawa Snow Team completed this year’s version of their annual snow sculpture at the 71st Sapporo Snow Festival on Feb. 3, 2020. This year’s concept was centered around naval aviation, with the primary sculpture being the bust of a pilot in a cockpit, with the popular v-shaped finger …

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