Army Reserve Soldiers conduct harbor and seaport operations training
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers with the 481st Transportation Company, test a fire hose on landing craft utility 2000 USAV Palo Alto during training at the Big Logistics Over The Shore, West exercises at Alameda, Calif., Aug. 3, 2015. Big Logistics Over-The-Shore, West is an annual, Army Reserve, functional exercise designed for transportation units and sustainment commands to hone their expertise in Logistics Over-the-Shore operations from July 25 to Aug. 7, 2015. More than 750 Soldiers are participating this year. The exercise has grown into a multi-component exercise involving elements from the Active Component Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Coast Guard, and U.S. Maritime Administration are conducting operations at three Bay-Area California training locations: Camp Parks, Alameda Point, and Military Ocean Terminal-Concord (MOTCO).