SRF-JRMC helps USS McCampbell crew prepare for an emergency

By Elizabeth Kearns, SRF-JRMC Corporate Communications YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 7, 2017) – As the workday unfolded aboard USS McCampbell (DDG 85) on the morning of Nov. 7, the ship’s crew and Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC) personnel were largely unaware that their routine would soon be interrupted. After months of planning and…

SRF-JRMC celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month with focus on veterans

By Michelle Bridges, SRF-JRMC Corporate Communications YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 20, 2017) – Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center held a celebration for National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) with a guest speech about veterans’ disability compensation, followed by a ceremonial cake-cutting. This national campaign is observed annually to educate the public about disability…

Employee recognition day: SRF-JRMC enjoys a day in the sun

By Elizabeth Kearns, SRF-JRMC Corporate Communications YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 27, 2017) – Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC) all hands gathered to celebrate the annual employee recognition day. Participants enjoyed food, beverages and games during their downtime, with many divisions choosing to relax outdoors throughout Fleet Activities Yokosuka base over the long…

JMSDF officers complete training at SRF-JRMC

By Ryo Isobe, FLEACT Yokosuka Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 18, 2017) ― Three officers from Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) completed a training course onboard Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC), through which they learned about Navy ship repair and maintenance processes. Lt. Toru Ikarashi and Lt. j.g. Misao Hashimoto, both…

SRF-JRMC celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

By Elizabeth Kearns, SRF-JRMC Corporate Communications YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 13, 2017) – Active duty military members and command staff gathered on the quarterdeck of Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC) to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month. Lt. Yomaira Gonzalez, an American of Mexican and Salvadorian descent, spoke on the importance of respecting…