Images: The bridge that the Seabees built [Image 1 of 3]
The completed timber bridge built by Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3’s Bridge Detachment, built during their pre deployment field training exercise. This was the first time that a permanent bridge was built during an FTX. Prior to every deployment Seabee Battalions conduct a 2-4 week FTX that tests all of their skills in a tactical environment before each deployment. NMCB 3 is an expeditionary element of U.S. naval forces providing construction, engineering and security services in support of national strategy, naval power projection, humanitarian assistance and contingency operations.
Date Posted:12.21.2011 15:51
Location:FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, CA, US