Two years after helping to establish a "green city" in Thailand, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) is expanding its quest for renewable energy and bringing the latest technologies to other parts of the Asia-Pacific region, officials announced Oct. 27.
The Department of the Navy announced Oct. 27 that the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Energy issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the purchase of renewable energy to help power three Department of the Navy (DON) installations in Texas.
"I'm here at the tree line near a large field," said Lt. Adam Shields into his radio, as he sat in the darkness. "I can see a village nearby to the south. It's pretty quiet out here, but I think my leg is broken."
Capt. Gary Leigh relieved Capt. Chris Peterschmidt as commander of Coastal Riverine Group 1 (CRG-1) during a change of command ceremony at Naval Outlying Landing Field, Imperial Beach, California, Oct. 20.
Sailors assigned to Detachment 1, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM-48), embarked on Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) flagship USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55), assisted in the medical evacuation of a Sailor aboard French navy oil tanker FS Marne (A630), Oct. 24.
Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) delivered Project Handclasp materials to Children International in Quezon City, Philippines, as part of a community relation (COMREL) project, Oct. 23.
Congressmen Darrell Issa and Juan Vargas from California and John Mica from Florida took time to express their thanks to the men and women of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and experience aircraft carrier operations while on a distinguished visitor (DV) embark Oct. 22.
Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport's Public Works energy conservation team partnered with National Grid to hold an Energy Awareness Day display in the Spruance Hall lobby at the Naval War College, Oct. 22.
NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP WSS) celebrated the transfer of the final portions of its financial system of record to the Navy Enterprise Resource Planning (Navy ERP) system by pulling the plug on the Material Financial Control System (MFCS), Oct 23.