Tag: 7th Engineer Dive Detachment

Despite near-death experience, the sea remains 8th TSC diver’s passion

Despite near-death experience, the sea remains 8th TSC diver’s passion

| June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

For much of Staff Sgt. Humberto Santiago’s life, the sea has been his second home.

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For 8th TSC divers, excavating underwater tombs is a solemn, honorable duty

For 8th TSC divers, excavating underwater tombs is a solemn, honorable duty

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Full of sediment from the bottom of the sea, a gray metal basket slowly rose out of the turquoise water. While it appeared to only contain muck, it offered hope to the U.S. military divers waiting to inspect its contents.

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Video – 8th Theater Sustainment Command divers work the Pacific

Video – 8th Theater Sustainment Command divers work the Pacific

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, 8th Theater  Sustainment Command is one of only six Army engineer dive teams

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7th Eng. Dive Det. conducts underwater CoC

7th Eng. Dive Det. conducts underwater CoC

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the unique mission as the Army’s only underwater engineering asset in the 9,000-mile-wide Pacific theater, the 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 84th Eng. Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, conducted its change of command ceremony in the environment its Soldiers know best – underwater.

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Divers plunge into the Pacific during ‘Deep Blue’

Divers plunge into the Pacific during ‘Deep Blue’

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Pacific divers with 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, conducted their annual Deep Blue exercise aboard Logistic Support Vessel–4, the Lt. Gen. William B. Bunker.

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8th TSC units improve theater logistics

8th TSC units improve theater logistics

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

During 2016, the 8th Theater Sustainment Command increased international and civic partnerships, and improved achievement and readiness.

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Army Chief of Staff tours Army watercraft, views EOD and dive capabilities

Army Chief of Staff tours Army watercraft, views EOD and dive capabilities

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gen. Mark A, Milley, the 39th U.S. Army Chief of Staff, wrapped up his visit of the Asia-Pacific region by touring the U.S. Army Vessel Lt. Gen. William B. Bunker (Logistic Support Vessel – 4) and viewed capabilities from the 7th Engineer Dive Detachment, 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade and 303D Ordnance Battalion (EOD), 8th Military Police Brigade August 23 here.

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HIDOT, 7th EDD partner on potential removal of sunken vessel

HIDOT, 7th EDD partner on potential removal of sunken vessel

| July 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

This real-world training event proved to be a great opportunity for the dive detachment, while providing support to the local community.

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