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EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE DISPOSAL MARINES CONDUCT DYNAMIC ENTRY SUSTAINMENT TRAINING MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, North Carolina -- Marines with 2nd Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, conducted dynamic entry sustainment training using compressed water in coordination with the principles of explosives during a Military Operations in Urban Terrain exercise aboard...
Protect - EOD Warrior Foundation PSA Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians protect the lives and property of others by disarming explosives. It is the most dangerous job in the military. 

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Marines and Danes give Iraqi Leaders C-IED Training AL ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq - U.S. Marines and Danish soldiers with Task Force Al Asad gave Iraqi leaders counter – improvised explosive device (CIED) training aboard Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, Jan. 31, 2015. The training allowed the Iraqi brigade and battalion-level staff members to experience what their soldiers were learning and would be tested on. The staff received the same formal instruction Marines receive when learning how to combat IEDs.
Wounded troops battle obstacles to sex and intimacy Sept. 7, 2011, began as just another day in Afghanistan for Army Sgt. 1st Class Aaron Causey, an explosives technician with 760th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company. Halfway through a scheduled yearlong deployment, his unit received a call about a suspicious device in a culvert. The box, masked in tape with a long wire snaking from it, appeared to be a hoax but had to be investigated nonetheless.  
MARINES, UGANDAN SERVICE MEMBERS COMPLETE JOINT TRAINING ENGAGEMENT CAMP SINGO, Uganda -- U.S. Marines and Sailors with SPMAGTF Crisis Response-Africa completed a joint training engagement with service members of the Ugandan People’s Defense Force in Camp Singo, Uganda. The engagement, which spanned from Oct. - Dec., covered basic infantry tactics, civil engineering, demolitions, 
Bombs Away: EOD Disposes of Explosive Threats CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. - Thick gray smoke filled the air after the loud bang. But, don’t worry; explosive ordnance disposal technicians actually produced the blast to make the area safer. Marines from EOD Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, participated in their end of the year field training exercise Dec. 8-17, 2014, aboard Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Kimmerling saluted Sunday for Operation Fan Mail The Green Bay Packers and WPS Health Insurance paid special tribute to Sergeant Michael Kimmerling during Sunday’s Packers-Bears game for ‘Operation Fan Mail.’ Kimmerling, originally from Phelps, Wis., enlisted with the U.S. Marine Corps in December 2006 and graduated from the School of Infantry – West as a meritorious lance corporal and machine gunner.
Marines, Robots, high school student MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. - Marines with Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, provided a robotics demonstration to several students at Lejeune High School Oct. 3, 2014.

The school requested the Marines give the demonstration because the students are beginning their robotics curriculum of the Bio-Tech Department course of study.

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47th Annual EOD Memorial Ball

The 47th Annual EOD Memorial Ball to be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015 Ball tickets will go on sale approximately Feburary - March 2015.
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Explosive Ordnance Disposal Badge

The EOD Badge is a badge of the United States armed forces which recognizes service members, qualified as explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) technicians. Full Story
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Wounded EOD Warrior Foundation

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History of EOD

Bomb disposal in the United States dates back to April of 1941. The United States was not yet at war, but we were actively preparing for that eventuality. Full Story

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EOD ignites good relations

MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII - An International Association of Bomb Technicians & Investigators conference was held for the first time at the Explosive Ordnance Disposal building aboard Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Wednesday and Thursday. This event was a chance for...

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EOD techs gain knowledge through missile disassembly

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. – Marines with 2nd Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, transported a 30-pound missile to a secure bunker aboard Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, April 7, 2015, with one goal in mind: Disassembly. “We...

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MEU Life: EOD protects the force

USS ESSEX, At Sea - Driving down the dusty roads of Iraq or Afghanistan is a dangerous job. Service members need to maintain a combat mindset and keep their eyes out for improvised explosive devices, or IEDs. If they don’t discover one before it’s too...

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Federal Resources Honors Fallen EOD Warriors Under NASCAR Spotlight

Stevensville, MD (PRWEB) April 06, 2015 Federal Resources, a government contracting company located in Stevensville, MD, is honoring fallen Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Warriors at the upcoming NASCAR race taking place at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 19th, 2015. Teaming with Germain Racing,...

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New Handheld Analyzer Combines FTIR and Raman Technologies for Military, Explosives and Hazmat Responders

Military personnel, bomb technicians, hazmat teams and first responders tasked with identifying unknown chemicals and explosives in the field can now employ a new, innovative portable analyzer combining both FTIR and Raman spectroscopy in a single handheld instrument for a faster, more confident response. Read More...

Navy Warfare Center Division Conducts Production Acceptance Test of Tomahawk Missile

INDIAN HEAD, Md. (NNS) -- The Navy's Tactical Tomahawk missile, underwent a successful production acceptance test, March 19, using Functional Ground Test (FGT) capability at Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division's (NSWC IHEODTD) Large Rocket Motor Test...

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