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Sign for U.S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1 (NMCB-1)

PH1 Ted Salois Tinian, Marianas Islands....Constructionman Steve Baum of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) hoses down crushed stone while working on a roadway project in a village on the island. NMCB-3 and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group are participating in exercise Kennel Bear '89. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB 5) operates a front end loader

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) operates a backhoe attached to a front end loader

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) uses a backhoe attached to a front end loader to dig up ground and place it in an M-125 10-ton truck

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) operates a backhoe attached to a front end loader

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) operates a backhoe attached to a front end loader

A member of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) operates a backhoe attached to a front end loader

Builder 1ST Class (BU-1) Steve Mayes, left, and Building Constructionman (BCSN) Paul Beck, both of the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), drive a wooden stake to support a concrete form while participating in a civic action project

Lieutenant (LT) Jeff Steele, right, and Photographer's Mate 2nd Class (PH2) Paul Kerr of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), spread concrete into a form while participating in a civic action project

Builder 2nd Class (BU2) Rickey Givens, left, and Steelworker Constructionman (SWSN) Shawn Jones, both of the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), place wire mesh inside a concrete form while participating in a civic action project

Builder 1ST Class (BU-1) Joseph Peacock, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133) puts the finishing touch on a piece of trim in a dining room at the SENIOR Citizens Center. Peacock is participating in a civic action project

Steelworker 3rd Class (SW3) Mark Smith, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), hauls a wheelbarrow of concrete from the mixer to the form site while participating in a civic action project

Building Constructionman (BUSN) Robert Audette, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), adds water to a concrete mixer while participating in a civic action project

Constuction Electrician 1ST Class (CE1) James Monteressi, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), paints the interior of the SENIOR Citizens Center while participating in a civic action project

Disbursing Clerk 2nd Class Joe Hill, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 133 (NMCB-133), spreads concrete into a form while participating in a civic action project

Builder 2nd Class Howd of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) uses a hammer to tamp a concrete block into place, checking a level to ensure that the wall will be straight

Steelworker 3rd Class of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) drills a hole in a concrete block wall to create an opening for an air conditioning duct

Builder 2nd Class Anderson of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) uses a level to check the straightness of a concrete block wall under construction

Steelworker 2nd Class Adamson of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) welds a piece of corrugated sheet metal that will be used as a roof

A Marine is silhouetted against a buring flare as he moves toward a Seabee camp during Exercise Kennel Bear '89. Marines from Marine Barracks Guam are acting as aggressors against Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3RD FSSG)

Seabees and Marines are silhouetted against the morning sky as they stand by to begin firing their M-16A1 rifles. Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG) are on the island for Exercise Kennel Bear '89

Two Marines move past a burning flare as they advance on a Seabee camp during exercise Kennel Bear '89. Marines from Marine Barracks Guam are acting as aggressors against Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG)

Two Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) take a meal break at the firing range during Exercise Kennel Bear '89

Constructionman Steve Baum of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) hoses down crushed stone while working on a roadway project. NMCB-3 and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG) are on the island for Exercise Kennel Bear '89

Two Marines adjust their gear before moving into the jungle during Exercise Kennel Bear '89. The Marines, from Marine Barracks Guam, are acting as aggressors against Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG)

PFC Edwin Childs, his face smeared with camouflage paint, stands in the jungle with his M-16A2 rifle during Exercise Kennel Bear '89. Marines from Marines Barracks Guam are acting as aggressors against Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) and Marines from the 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG)

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3), his helmet over his face, rests after a day on the firing range during Exercise Kennel Bear '89. Marines from 3rd Force Service Support Group (3rd FSSG) walk by in the background

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 (NMCB-3) take a meal break at the firing range during Exercise Kennel Bear '89

A Seabee from Navy Mobile Construction Battalion Three (NMCB-3) checks the pumping equipment in one of the bay area water works pumping stations. Navy Seabees from the San Francisco area are making necessary repairs and assisting where needed in reestablishing water service after the latest earthquake

A Seabee from Navy Mobile Construction Battalion Three (NMCB-3) starts a portable pump. Navy Seabees from the San Francisco area are making necessary repairs and assisting where needed in reestablishing water service after the latest earthquake

Seabees from Navy Mobile Construction Battalion Three (NMCB-3) place sandbags along the bay area sea wall to keep wave action from destroying the breakwater until permanent repairs can be made. Navy Seabees from the San Francisco area are making necessary repairs and assisting where needed in reestablishing water service after the latest earthquake

Seabees from Navy Mobile Construction Battalion Three (NMCB-3) dig up a water main to check for quake damage. Navy Seabees from the San Francisco area are making necessary repairs and assisting where needed in reestablishing water service after the latest earthquake

A United States Navy enlisted woman translates for a group of Soviet sailors who are visiting with Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1 (NMCB-1). Three ships of the Soviet Pacific Fleet are in San Diego for a five-day goodwill visit

A crew from a local television station interviews a Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) as he prepares to board a chartered airliner. One hundred sixty-two members of NMCB-5 are flying to Saudi Arabia to participate in Operation Desert Shield

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCBB-5) standed in line while waiting to board a chartered airliner. One hundred sixty-two members of NMCB-5 are flying to Saudi Arabia to participate in Operation Desert Shield

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) board a chartered airliner. One hundred sixty-two members of NMCB-5 are flying to Saudi Arabia to participate in Operation Desert Shield

Several Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) wait at the top of a staircase while boarding a chartered airliner. One hundred sixty-two members of NMCB-5 are flying to Saudi Arabia to participate in Operation Desert Shield

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) cuts blocks of wood as he helps build tent frames during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) empties the bucket of his front loader into the back of a dump truck while excavating a pit for an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) operates a front loader while excavating a pit for an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) operates a bulldozer while assisting in the construction of an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) operates a bulldozer while assisting in the construction of an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) empties the bucket of his front loader into the back of a dump truck while excavating a pit for an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) uses a bulldozer to move a rock while assisting in the construction of an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) operates a bulldozer while assisting in the construction of an ammunition supply point during Operation Desert Shield.

Melvin Turner, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), lies beneath a truck as he performs repairs at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Waste cans taken from a latrine are burned at a forward camp being prepared by Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Edgar Poblete, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), reads his mail after work at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A convoy of heavy vehicles from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) drives toward a site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) works on one structure as members of his unit finish the roof on another at a camp in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

LT. CMDR. Brian Kelm, executive officer, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5), works in his office in northern Saudi Arabia to support Operation Desert Storm

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) gather around a fire as they wait for their convoy assignments during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5), waves from the cab of an M-93 5-ton wrecker truck as the vehicle travels a main supply route in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) works on one structure as members of his unit finish the roof on another at a camp in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Led by a pair of loaders, a convoy of vehicles from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) arrives at a site in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm. The Seabees will construct a forward Marine cmap on the site

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Mathew Hollenbraugh, left, and PETTY Officer 3rd Class Dale Herbert Dale anchor a piece of concrete at a construction site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. Hollenbraugh and Herbert are Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5)

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) play cards after work at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

SEAMAN Edward Tookes, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), serves hot dogs in the chow line at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A U.S. Army M998 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV), right, drives along a main supply route in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm. Two motorized earthmoving scrapers and a utility truck of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) are driven in the opposite direction in the background

Robert Sebe, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), helps to smooth out a freshly poured concrete slab at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class K. M. Pahl Jr., a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), walks through a trench near the command bunker during a camp defense drill. NMCB-5 is in northern Saudi Arabia to provide engineering support for coalition forces during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) drives a motorized earthmoving scraper while helping to prepare a camp in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 1ST Class "Doc" Jones, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), carries a pipe wrench while working at a well-drilling site at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. A 600-foot water well drilling system is in the background

MASTER CHIEF PETTY Officer Ricardo Garza returns change to ENS. Mark Chenoweth as PETTY Officer 3rd Class Todd Metzgar waits to pay for a purchase in an exchange at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. The men are Seabees with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5)

Fred Rhoads, left, and Tracey Greshaw man an M-2 .50-caliber machine gun in a bunker during Operation Desert Storm. Rhoads and Greshaw are Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5)

PETTY Officer 3rd Class John Jones, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), displays his support for the New York Giants football team while working at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Mathew Hollenbraugh, left, and PETTY Officer 3rd Class Dale Herbert anchor a piece of concrete at a construction site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. Hollenbraugh and Herbert are Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5)

Seabees with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) pass through the chow line at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Arnand LeBlanc, A Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), plays cards after work at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

An M1035 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) ambulance drives toward two Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) motor graders performing maintenance on a road in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) uses an acetylene torch as he helps to repair a trench digger at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Two Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) motor graders are used to perform maintenance on a road in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) fill sandbags as they build a bunker near their camp's perimeter. NMCB-5 is in northern Saudi Arabia to provide engineering support for coalition forces during Operation Desert Storm

Timothy Lamm, left, a Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), uses a grinding wheel as Seabees John Stevenson, center, and John Redlewski try to free a bolt in a workshop at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 2nd Class Marvin Green and PETTY Officer 3rd Class Brian C. Hall, Seabees with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), sort mail at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) drives a trench digger to another location after making a path for power cables at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) smooth the surface of a concrete slab at a construction site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5), drives a motorized earthmoving scraper along a main supply route in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) receives an inoculation after arriving at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Tracey Holt, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), stands guard at the entrance to the motor pool at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A motor grader from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 (NMCB-40) moves past an M998 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) while performing maintenance on a road in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) turn in their dirty clothes while at a construction site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Robert McGirk, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), carries a case of apple juice that he purchased at an exchange in a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 2nd Class Chris Harris, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), logs onto the Standard Automated Material Management System (SAMMS) while working in the supply office at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A bulldozer is used to push a motorized earthmoving scraper as Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) prepare a camp in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Vehicles assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) arrive at a construction site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class K. M. Pahl Jr., a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), walks through a trench near the command bunker during a camp defense drill. NMCB-5 is in northern Saudi Arabia to provide engineering support for coalition forces during Operation Desert Storm

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) use a motorized earthmoving scraper and two bulldozers while preparing a camp in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter arrives over the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) compound with a load of supplies. NMCB-5 is in northern Saudi Arabia to provide engineering support for coalition forces during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 1ST Class "Doc" Jones, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), takes a break while drilling a well at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 3rd Class Jeffrey Appleton, right, checks the stove as fellow Seabee Julio Velez hangs up his laundry at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. Both men are members of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5)

Two loaders and a dump truck are worked on at a Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) vehicle maintenance area in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) spread freshly poured concrete as they lay down a slab at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

Led by a pair of loaders, a convoy of vehicles from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5) arrives at a site in northern Saudi Arabia prior to the start of the ground phase of Operation Desert Storm. The Seabees will construct a forward Marine camp on the site

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) fill sandbags as they build a bunker near their camp's perimeter. NMCB-5 is in northern Saudi Arabia to provide engineering support for coalition forces during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Oficer 1ST Class "Doc" Jones takes a break while working at a well-drilling site in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. Jones is a Seabee assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five (NMCB-5)

A Seabee from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5) drives a motor grader as he performs maintenance on a road in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 2nd Class Aaron Marshall, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), sets up a metal lathe in a mobile machine shop during Operation Desert Storm

PETTY Officer 1ST Class "Doc" Jones, a Seabee with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5 (NMCB-5), takes a break while drilling a well at a camp under construction in northern Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. A 600-foot water well drilling system is in the background