Tobyhanna employee grinds metal to fit into a shelter
TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, PA. - Charlie Mercado, sheet metal worker, grinds metal to fit into a shelter. Mercado works in the Structural Repair Branch, which provides worldwide mission support to the warfighter by repairing and overhauling shelters, antennas and components.
Tobyhanna Army Depot is the Defense Department's largest center for the repair, overhaul and fabrication of a wide variety of electronics systems and components, from tactical field radios to the ground terminals for the defense satellite communications network. Tobyhanna's missions support all branches of the Armed Forces.
About 5,600 personnel are employed at Tobyhanna, which is located in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania.
Tobyhanna Army Depot is part of the U.S. Army CECOM Life Cycle Management Command. Headquartered at Fort Monmouth, N.J., the command's mission is to research, develop, acquire, field and sustain communications, command, control computer, intelligence, electronic warfare and sensors capabilities for the Armed Forces.