401st Army Field Support Brigade Aca,!" Week in Photos, Sept. 22 - 28, 2008

By Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support BrigadeSeptember 29, 2008

Nepal native, Shurresh Limbu, a waiter with Tamimi Global Co., serves dessert to U.S. Navy Lt. Julie Loftus, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait's Zone 2 Dining Facility, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008.  Loftus is a nurse assigned to Expeditionary Medical Facility - Kuwait. EMF-K staffs the 44-bed U.S. Military Hospital Kuwait, and includes more than 300 Navy medical personnel from 30 different health care facilities, providing care to coalition forces in Kuwait.
1 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Nepal native, Shurresh Limbu, a waiter with Tamimi Global Co., serves dessert to U.S. Navy Lt. Julie Loftus, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait's Zone 2 Dining Facility, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008. Loftus is a nurse assigned to Expeditionary Medical Facility - Kuwait. EMF-K staffs the 44-bed U.S. Military Hospital Kuwait, and includes more than 300 Navy medical personnel from 30 different health care facilities, providing care to coalition forces in Kuwait. (Photo Credit: Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Wearing an industrial safety helmet (commonly known as a "hard hat") adorned with the logo and colors of his favorite team, ITT Corp. employee Nicky Calderone concentrates on the job at hand - removing the engine from an M88 Armored Recovery Vehicle, at a 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade maintenance area, Sept. 25, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.
2 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Wearing an industrial safety helmet (commonly known as a "hard hat") adorned with the logo and colors of his favorite team, ITT Corp. employee Nicky Calderone concentrates on the job at hand - removing the engine from an M88 Armored Recovery Vehicle, at a 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade maintenance area, Sept. 25, at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. (Photo Credit: Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
A team of ITT Corp. mechanics pull the engine from an M88 Armored Recovery Vehicle at the 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade maintenance area at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 25.  Removing the engine allows the mechanics access the brakes, which are due a service.  Pictured are (L-R) Michael Houser, New York, N.Y., Nicky Calderone, New York, N.Y., Tony Hernandez, Kaufman, Texas and Charles Walker, Dacula, Ga.
3 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A team of ITT Corp. mechanics pull the engine from an M88 Armored Recovery Vehicle at the 2nd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade maintenance area at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 25. Removing the engine allows the mechanics access the brakes, which are due a service. Pictured are (L-R) Michael Houser, New York, N.Y., Nicky Calderone, New York, N.Y., Tony Hernandez, Kaufman, Texas and Charles Walker, Dacula, Ga. (Photo Credit: Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Construction nears completion on the new home of the 401st Army Field Support Brigade's Acquisition and Technology section at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 21, 2008.
4 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Construction nears completion on the new home of the 401st Army Field Support Brigade's Acquisition and Technology section at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 21, 2008. (Photo Credit: Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
As workers perform final construction on a protective cover for electrical generators, telecommunications support analyst Rik Buttelmann (L) and staff engineer Dave Sears, both contract employees of Lockheed Martin Corp., discuss infrastructure needs to support potential future construction at the 401st Army Field Support Brigade headquarters at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 23, 2008.
5 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – As workers perform final construction on a protective cover for electrical generators, telecommunications support analyst Rik Buttelmann (L) and staff engineer Dave Sears, both contract employees of Lockheed Martin Corp., discuss infrastructure needs to support potential future construction at the 401st Army Field Support Brigade headquarters at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Sept. 23, 2008. (Photo Credit: Jim Hinnant, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
Lt. Col. Donald Mayer, commander, 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, administers the oath of enlistment to Sgt. 1st Class Tony Reyes during a reenlistment ceremony held atop a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Sept. 21, 2008.  Holding the U.S. flag for the event are (L-R) Master Sgt. James Gunkleman and Staff Sgt. Carlos Rosado-Mejia of 3rd Battalion.
6 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Col. Donald Mayer, commander, 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, administers the oath of enlistment to Sgt. 1st Class Tony Reyes during a reenlistment ceremony held atop a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Sept. 21, 2008. Holding the U.S. flag for the event are (L-R) Master Sgt. James Gunkleman and Staff Sgt. Carlos Rosado-Mejia of 3rd Battalion. (Photo Credit: Maj. Cory Grabenbauer, 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL
AGS/AECOM senior mechanic David Gibson performs work on a Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck at 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade's Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan maintenance facility, Sept. 19, 2008.  The HEMTT is one of many vehicles repaired at KAF, and other 3rd Battalion facilities across Afghanistan, in the successful effort to help Task Force Ramrod, built around 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, become fully operational in the Maiwand Province of Southern Afghanistan
7 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – AGS/AECOM senior mechanic David Gibson performs work on a Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck at 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade's Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan maintenance facility, Sept. 19, 2008. The HEMTT is one of many vehicles repaired at KAF, and other 3rd Battalion facilities across Afghanistan, in the successful effort to help Task Force Ramrod, built around 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, become fully operational in the Maiwand Province of Southern Afghanistan (Photo Credit: 3rd Battalion, 401st Army Field Support Brigade) VIEW ORIGINAL