Drawdown cranes
Photo Credit: Spc. Monte Swift
Port of Shuaiba receives and ships thousands of vehicles and pieces of equipment as part of the drawdown of Iraq and the buildup of Afghanistan. The port also receives hundreds of trailer-sized containers a week filled with everything from medical supplies to ammunition. The round-the-clock process of repairing the battle-worn equipment remains a top priority for Third Army as it pushes the repaired and usable equipment into other areas of operation.
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