TITLE

International Engineers Work Together in Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Saenz, Kenya Virginia
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Engineer;Oct-Dec2007, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the expansion construction projects for Forward Operating Base Sharana by Afghans and multinational forces in Afghanistan. The multinational forces include soldiers from the 864th Engineering Battalion, the 1st Construction Co., Korean Engineering Group, and the Polish 1st Engineer Brigade. It is noted that the development of the projects and the relationship with multinational forces are going well despite of communication difficulties.
ACCESSION #
28558993

 

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