Have a wonderful and safe Fourth of July! 🇺🇸️
Roy, WA Parade 2018
Triple Nickel Soldiers and Family Members! Come Celebrate with us during the Able Family Appreciation Day on July 6th at Sprinker Recreation Center!
Willing and Able!!
Our Construction Mangement Team have been managing 10+ construction missions at the Yakima Training Center for the past few weeks. Efforts from 864th, 1249th, and 176th Engineer Company have made is possible to work together as a team, and synchronize their specialties in completing assigned missions. Exceptional work CMT, units, and Soldiers!
Willing and Able!!
864th Engineer Battalion executing excellent training out at Yakima Training Center!
"So our solemn duty today and every day for the rest of our lives is to honor their sacrifice because we know. We must not let them be forgotten. We must not let their sacrifice be in vain. We must not abandon their families. And we must always be ready to answer the nation's call again."
-555 Engineer Brigade Commander COL John C. Becking
Yesterday, Triple Nickel wished former 555 Engineer Brigade Command Sergeant Major Tetreault all the best at his retirement ceremony!
CSM Tetreault and Family: Thank you for your unwavering commitment and devotion to the Triple Nickel Brigade, their families, and Community. Your passion for mentorship and genuine care for Soldiers will truly be missed. We wish you and your family a safe journey and all of the best!
Willing and Able!
Check out 5th MPAD’s coverage during the PNW Sapper Stakes Competition where squads took on a grueling X-mile event and Squad STX Lanes!
What an outstanding week its been!! We are extremely honored and humbled to have hosted 54th Chief of Engineers LTG Todd T. Semonite and 13th Corps of Engineers Command Sergeant Major Houston yesterday.
Triple Nickel Kicked off the morning with an Engineer Run followed by a junior enlisted breakfast with JBLM's brightest Engineer Soldiers.
In the afternoon, LTG Semonite and CSM Houston engaged in professional development forums with Senior Engineer Officers and NCOs across JBLM. Furthermore, they recognized the hard work of our Soldiers and Leaders during an awards ceremony on Able Field.
LTG Semonite and CSM Houston: Thank you for your exceptional leadership and wisdom. Our Soldiers, leaders, and families are now better equipped to take on the World's toughest challenges.
Essayons! Willing and Able!
Day 2 of the PNW Sapper Stakes Competition! Today, we had Sapper Squads from 14th BEB compete in the X-mile event after executing mobility and counter-mobility missions the day prior. 23rd BEB executed mobility and counter-mobility missions; breaching and emplacing wired obstacles. Excellent job!
It’s Pacific Northwest Engineer Week! Stay tuned as our Sapper Squads move through the X-mile event here on North Fort!
Come join us tomorrow in Beautifying Roy, WA!! See you all there!
Who: Volunteers of any age
What: Spring Clean-up and BBQ in Roy, Washington
When: Saturday, 5 May 2018 from 0800-1300
Where: Roy City Hall Parking Lot (Clerk's office)
216 McNaught Rd. S., Roy, WA 98580 from JBLM North 41st Division Dr.
Outstanding job by the 22nd Engineer Clearance Company during Guardian Response 18. The article discusses their training scenario for search and rescue missions while incorporating critical problem solving skills during a chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear disaster.
Willing and Able!
Check out 864th Engineer Battalion during their DCRF Mission in Indiana! 22nd ECC working long and hard conducting search and rescue missions. THIS is how you “Set The Pace!”
Willing and Able!!
It's graduation day! Triple Nickel celebrated six soldiers from the Brigade who completed the Basic Leaders Course--two of which made the Commandant list!(SPC Bae and SPC Boissonault from 557th Construction Company)
Congratulations to all of those graduated this morning! Willing and Able!!
Since 2000, Triple Nickel has continued to strenghten our relationship with the City of Roy, WA. On May 5th from 0800-1200, Triple Nickel volunteers will beautify the community and celebrate our community partnership with a memorial service and cookout! Please, if you would like to volunteer on May 5th, contact your Chain of Command or direct message us! Family members are encouraged to attend. BBQ lunch will be provided (free) for all volunteers by a local pit-master. For more information please see our flyer!
Spouses, this evening is an awesome time to attend the "What to Expect at a Military Ball" event hosted by AFFTB! Available to all spouses preparing for the Pacfic Northwest Castle Ball. During the session, each participant may select 1 FREE dress. The event kicks off at 1700 at "The Schoolhouse" 2081 S Division Street, Lewis Main. For more information please see the flyer!
Haven't purchased your Castle Ball tickets yet? TOO EASY! Below is the direct link to purchase your tickets:
Excellent sergeant's time training this morning led by our Brigade CBRN NCO, SFC Renslow. This morning, HHC Brigade conducted all-hazards quartering party training as squads rotated through lanes gaining familiarity with their CBRN equipment while assessing for hazards. Great job this morning team! Willing and Able!!
Busy week for HHC Engineer Brigade as they qualified at the M4 Range. Day-one consisted of grouping and zeroing on the Army's new Diamond Targets. These new targets allowed Soldiers to zero their weapons by cutting Ammo use in half.
The target does away with the Silhouette in the center, instead, using a center diamond. Great job staff! Willing and Able!!
Can't get enough of Motorpool Monday! 864th Engineer Battalion kicked off the week with words of wisdom from Battalion Leadership and FRG Fund Raising selling burritos and coffee to hungry Soldiers! We appreciate everything they do in support of our families and service members. Willing and Able!!
We hope everyone had a wonderful Easter Weekend. HHC Brigade kicked off the weekend with a BBQ and Easter Egg hunt with family members. Special thanks to the Family Readiness Leaders, volunteer cooks, and little ones for making this an awesome event!
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It's HRC Engineer Branch Week! This morning, we are joined by HRC Staff COL Baim, CPT Herold, and CW4 Gadsden to discuss talent mangement and career progression at the French Theater. Commissioned Officers, Warrant Officers, and Senior Enlisted were updated on the latest manning cycles, promotion rates, and broadening opportunities within the Engineer Branch. Thank you again HRC for providing our leaders with the most current branch information and career opportunities!
JBLM Engineers! On March 27th, Triple Nickel is hosting the Engineer Human Resources Command Branch Visit at French Theater. During their visit, counselors will provide career and branching information/oppotunities to all Engineer Officers, Senior NCOs, and Warrant Officers. Individual counseling sessions will be conducted following the brief from March 27-28th. Please contact our Brigade S-1 for available counseling sessions or direct message us for more information!
Fantastic event put on by 864th Engineer Battalion today! The Family Readiness Program is critical to ensuring our loved ones are taken care of during operational deployments and our day-to-day profession. We trust all of our married and single soldiers have important information to take home today. Pacemakers!!
Willing and Able!!
Ready for a "Roaring Good Time!?" The Lewis Community Spouses Club is hosting an A.C.E Night at the American Lake Conference Center on March 16th. Enjoy food, drinks, and the largest fundraiser of the year as they give away community grants and scholarships. Visit the LCSC Facebook page for more information!
They're Back! Triple Nickel HHC Brigade successfully completed a Live Fire Exercise at Yakima, WA this past month; qualifying at various ranges and finishing off with a Base Defense Live Fire! Readiness is our TOP priority as we head into 2018. Whether in the field or in garrison our Staff Members are always ready. Willing and Able!!