191217-N-PE825-0036.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Collin Turner

Dec 23, 2019
ROTA, Spain - Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11, drill holes for faster bolts on a 15-foot timber tower construction project during a Field Training Exercise (FTX) at Naval Station Rota, Spain, Dec. 17, 2019. An FTX is an around the clock exercise which tests a battalion’s capability to perform scheduled tasking in the midst of extreme adversity. NMCB-11 is currently forward deployed to Rota, Spain in support of Commander, Task Force (CTF) 68, to provide expeditionary construction and engineering capabilities, humanitarian assistance, disaster response, and exercise related construction for the 6th Fleet area of operations.


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