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Navy Experimental Diving Unit

321 Bullfinch Road

Panama City, FL 32407

NEDU Quarterdeck: (850) 230-3100

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Check out NEDU's most recent information pamphlet: NEDU Tri-Fold.doc

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A look back at some more of the 2017 DoD CIO Team Award Winners ( #TBT
Can’t go wrong with water polo to start the day. What a shot!
Mudpup time in the test pool!
ET1 Gordon was having a great time during his reenlistment last week! Stay tuned for some GoPro footage later in the week!
Congratulations to ET1 Gordon on re-enlisting in the NEDU Test Pool and accomplishing your first hard hat dive! HOOYAH DEEP SEA!!
Faceplate Throwback 1976. A Seabee diver from UCT-2 demonstrating the versatility of the MK-V.
Just another Awesome Hump Day here! MK-16 dives in the test pool and the FCPOA doing a burger and brat burn!
Yesterday we hit 4000 followers! You guys are awesome. Thanks for following us and caring about the work we do. HOOYAH!
Congratulations to our recent award recipients! Joint Service Commendation Medal: HM1 Kieff Baluyot Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal: ND1 Kevin Smith Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal: HM2 JT Lyon Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal: ND1 Greg Cuchens
MR1 Amanda Hoadley and ND1 Ryan Klausegger are now official! Congratulations to you both on your promotion!
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US Navy Divers Keep Students Safe at Carderock During International Human-Powered Submarine Races
Sailors assigned to Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) stand by to assist in the David Taylor Model Basin during the 14th International Human-Powered Submarine Races (ISR) at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division in West Bethesda, Md., June 28, 2017. NEDU and supporting dive-qualified Sailors in the National Capital Region are helping ensure a safe competition between the students at Carderock racing human-powered submersibles they designed and built for the biennial event, which is sponsored by the Foundation for Underwater Research and Education and is considered the capstone event for science, technology, engineering and mathematics outreach at Carderock.
June 29, 2017 - WEST BETHESDA, Md. (NNS) -- Every other year, hundreds of college and high school students come from around the world to Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division (NSWCCD), to race human-powered submarines they designed and built themselves in the command's David Taylor Model Basin (DTMB).

NEDU Wins Blue H Bronze Anchor Award, Promotes Culture of Health and Safety
June 8, 2017 - WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Navy Surgeon General awarded the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) its first Navy Surgeon General's 2016 Blue H (Bronze Anchor level), Naval Sea Systems Command announced June 8.

Navy Experimental Diving Unit Sailors Test New Equipment at 500 Feet
NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY PANAMA CITY Fla. (February 2, 2017) - Sailors at the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) stand next to Cmdr. Jay Young, commanding officer of NEDU (right), after emerging from the Ocean Simulation Facility (OSF).  The Sailors coming out of the OSF had just finished the first 500 ft. saturation dive in over 10 years.
Feb. 9, 2017 - PANAMA CITY, Fla. -- Six Sailors assigned to the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) at Naval Support Activity Panama City (NSAPC) "re-surfaced" Feb. 2 after completing an 11-day simulated dive in the Ocean Simulation Facility (OSF) by being compressed to the equivalent of a depth of 500 feet.