Tag: EOD

8th Military Police Brigade hosts EOD teams vying for best in the Pacific

8th Military Police Brigade hosts EOD teams vying for best in the Pacific

| May 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Being the best Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team in the Pacific requires physical fitness, poise under pressure, an extensive knowledge of U.S. and foreign munitions, the confidence to face any challenge, and this year… a pair of totally epic mustaches. 

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8th TSC EOD techs support Mine Action Training Center in Vietnam

8th TSC EOD techs support Mine Action Training Center in Vietnam

| August 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from across U.S. Army-Pacific, including explosive ordinance disposal (EOD) technicians from the 303rd Ordnance Battalion, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, in conjunction with Golden West Humanitarian Foundation, held a closing ceremony and certificate presentation for 11 Vietnam Mine Action Training Center students on July 27.

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‘Forged in Fire’ shares capabilities, builds relationship

‘Forged in Fire’ shares capabilities, builds relationship

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear subject matter experts with the 303rd Ordnance Disposal Battalion (EOD), “Forged in Fire,” 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, hosted an SME exchange with the Royal Thai Armed Forces (RTARF), at Schofield Barracks’ Area-X, June 8.

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303rd EOD Soldiers train with Royal Thai Army in Cobra Gold 2017

303rd EOD Soldiers train with Royal Thai Army in Cobra Gold 2017

| March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Approximately five Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians from 716th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 303rd Explosive Ordnance Battalion, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, have spent the past two weeks in Thailand working to ensure a safe training environment for the 3,600 total U.S. Forces at largest Theater Security Cooperation exercise in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region, Cobra Gold.

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EOD major selected for training in India

EOD major selected for training in India

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

When you talk to Maj. Nick Drury, you can tell right away he is proud of what he does, and remarkably calm for serving in one of the most dangerous professions in the Army.

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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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71st Chemical increases USARPAC’s combat readiness

71st Chemical increases USARPAC’s combat readiness

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S Army Soldiers from the 71st Chemical Company, 303rd Ordnance Battalion (EOD), 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, participated in the battalion’s first Stryker Gunnery, last month, here.

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USARPAC and Vietnam bolster military partnership

USARPAC and Vietnam bolster military partnership

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kicking off what will be a first of its kind Humanitarian Mine Action collaboration between U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC) and the Vietnam National Mine Action Center (VNMAC), a team of Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) trainers conducted HMA and Medical First Responder Training at Son Tay, Vietnam, recently.

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