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TRFB Mission & vision

Mission:  To support our nation's strategic deterrent by repairing, incrementally overhauling, and modernizing Pacific Fleet SSBNs during refits.

Vision:  We are a highly capable and responsive maintenance command supporting the Pacific SSBN Fleet with professional, skilled, and dedicated people.


 

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SILVERDALE, Wash. (Feb. 23, 2021) – Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) Career Counselors (from left to right) Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 2nd Class Keslie Gonzalez, Yeoman (Submarines) 2nd Class Ethan Noe, Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 2nd Class Thomas D’Antonio, Machinist Mate (Auxiliary) 2nd Class Matthew Bingham, Sonar Technician (Submarines) 2nd Class Christopher Mcanally, Command Career Counselor (CCC) Machinist Mate (Auxiliary) 2nd Class Leo Zhang, and Hull Maintenance Technician 1st Class Audon Ariasmartinez represent TRFB’s Command Career Management Program, which is made up of 27 career counselors. TRFB recently received the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Retention Excellence Award for the fiscal year 2020 for superior accomplishment in executing programs that best enable Sailors to succeed in the Navy and for directly supporting the concept of Brilliant on the Basics, a charge from the U.S. Navy to reinvigorate efforts to foster an environment where Sailors and their families want to stay in the Navy.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Chief Rebecca Ives/released)
TRFB Awarded NAVSEA Retention Excellence Award
By Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Ives, TRFB Public Affairs | Feb. 23, 2021
Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) received the Naval Retention Excellence Award, also known as the Golden Anchor, from Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) for fiscal year 2020 after receiving a 100% on its annual Command...

TRF Bangor Establishes Special Emphasis Programs and Selects Champions
By Kristin L. Carver, TRFB Public Affairs | Jan. 7, 2021
The Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) team at Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) recently established its own Special Emphasis Programs (SEP) and selected three Champions to represent the required programs.Bruce Girkin,...

Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research Development, and Acquisition James F. Geurts tours a submarine trainer at Trident Training Facility Bangor, Nov. 17. As the authority for all Navy acquisition functions, programs and weapons systems, Geurts visited strategic-deterrent units in the Pacific Northwest to see current operations, training and maintenance facilities fist-hand, and to discuss ongoing preparations and planning for the new Columbia class of ballistic-missile submarines.
Assistant Secretary of the Navy (RD&A) Visits Units in Pacific Northwest
By Petty Officer 1st Class Andrea Perez | Nov. 17, 2020
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research Development, and Acquisition James F. Geurts visited Commander, Submarine Group 9 and other strategic-deterrent support units in the Pacific Northwest, Nov. 17.Geurts’ visit comes...

Trident Refit Facility Bangor Commanding Officer Capt. Robert Figgs bumps elbows with Elizabeth Vanderwielen before presenting her a Department of the Navy certificate of apprenticeship during TRFB’s 2020 Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility Apprentice School Graduation ceremony at the Naval Base Kitsap–Bangor Chapel.
TRF Bangor Celebrates Apprentice Graduation Ceremony
By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Victoria Foley | Nov. 6, 2020
Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) held their own celebration of 19 graduates from the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility's (PSNS & IMF) Apprentice School at the Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor Chapel,...

Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) recently welcomed a new Regional Navy Afloat Maintenance Training Strategy (NAMTS) coordinator (RNC), Jesse Chapman, who will oversee coordinating, tracking and qualifying all Sailors enrolled in the NAMTS program at TRFB and aboard the aircraft carriers located at Naval Base Kitsap - Bremerton, which includes all active duty non-nuclear maintenance rates and participating Reserve Sailors. TRFB was established in the Pacific Northwest on July 31, 1981, as the primary maintenance facility for the West Coast Ballistic Missile Submarines (SSBN) fleet. TRFB’s principle mission is to support the nation’s strategic deterrence mission by repairing, incrementally overhauling, and modernizing the Ohio-class and the future Columbia-class until the end of service life. The TRFB team is comprised of approximately 500 military and 1,500 civilians. (Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kevin Elizaire)
TRFB welcomes new Regional NAMTS Coordinator
By Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Ives, TRFB Public Affairs | Sept. 23, 2020
Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) recently welcomed a new Regional Navy Afloat Maintenance Training Strategy (NAMTS) coordinator (RNC), Jesse Chapman.As RNC, Chapman will oversee coordinating, tracking and qualifying all...

Command Master Chief Petty Officer T.R. Glazner, from Lexington, North Carolina, assigned to Trident Refit Facility, Bangor, stands alongside his wife, Arwen, and children, Wyatt and Addisyn, after accepting the Naval Submarine League’s 2020 Fleet Master Chief Frank A. Lister award, Sept. 16.
TRF Bangor Command Master Chief wins leadership award
By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Andrea Perez | Sept. 16, 2020
SILVERDALE, Wash. (Sept. 16, 2020) – Command Master Chief Petty Officer T. R. Glazner, from Lexington, North Carolina, assigned to Trident Refit Facility, Bangor, was presented with the Naval Submarine League’s 2020 Fleet...

TRFB aces audit
By Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Ives, TRFB Public Affairs | Sept. 11, 2020
Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) conducted a Submarine Safety Program (SUBSAFE) Functional Audit (SSFA) of Trident Refit Facility, Bangor (TRFB), Aug. 31 to Sept. 4, 2020.The audit assessed the internal processes,...

TRF Bangor welcomes SurgeMain Sailors
By Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Ives, TRFB Public Affairs | Sept. 10, 2020
Reserve Sailors from the Navy’s Surge Maintenance program (SurgeMain) arrived at Trident Refit Facility Bangor (TRFB) in waves over the last month in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.In March, Naval Sea Systems Command...
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