NAVFAC EXWC Supports Successful Test of Wave Energy Converter Powering Oceanographic Instrumentation

Story by Palmer Pinckney II on 01/16/2019 PORT HUENEME, Calif. (11/06/2018) Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center (EXWC) is pleased to announce the most recent round of Wave Energy Converter (WEC) testing at the U.S. Navy's Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) off Marine Corps Base Hawaii
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Quiet strength: One Marine's mentorship

Story by Cpl Luke Kuennen on 12/27/2018 "Hey, knuckle-snacks. You suck." Gunnery Sgt. Ezekiel Kitandwe leaned over my shoulder, scrutinizing the half-completed video project open on my laptop. It had been a long few days of shooting an air assault exercise, and I was finally sitting down to make sense
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Coast Guard assists 4 waterway users in 2 rescues Sunday

Story by PO3 Matthew West on 12/23/2018 HONOLULU Coast Guard crews diverted from training exercises to conduct two separate rescues off Hawaii, Sunday. These events range from a medevac of a snorkeler to the rescue of passengers from a capsized vessel. A Station Maui 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew medevaced a
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Chaplain Ridley retires after 29 years of Service

Story by Sgt Zachary Orr on 12/21/2018 Marine Corps Base Hawaii - Before the military was an option, growing up, Phillip Ridley said he would go outside to play different types of sports and would use his imagination to have fun with his friends. "We built this treehouse and path
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MCB Hawaii to host annual Klipper Ceremony

Story by SSgt Alisa Helin and CWO2 Michael Kropiewnicki on 11/29/2018 Marine Corps Base (MCB) Hawaii will host the annual Klipper Ceremony to commemorate the attack on Naval Air Station Kaneohe Bay. The ceremony marks the 77th anniversary of the attack and will feature the U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific
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Life saver takes fast track' in career progression

Story by SrA John Linzmeier on 11/27/2018 Life-threatening scenarios seem to occur at the most random of times and places; and when they do, it's usually not a pretty scene. While most people go about their daily lives hoping to steer clear and far away from incidents, there are other
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