USS Green Bay Hosts ERAT Members

first_img Share this article While transiting to Apra Harbor, Guam from Darwin, Australia on the 31st of July, the amphibious transport dock ship, USS Green Bay (LPD 20), welcomed aboard five members of the Engineering Readiness and Assistance Team (ERAT).These mechanical and electrical experts brought their knowledge and experience into the engineering department while providing and facilitating training and preparations for Green Bay’s future engineering operation certification, light-off assessment (LOA) and continued safe operations of the propulsion and auxiliary plants.ERAT assisted the ship’s crew with conducting material readiness checks of the ship’s auxiliary, electrical and propulsion systems. They also tested system alarms and equipment shutdown parameters as well as vital safety features within the equipment.After completing the propulsion system checks, while the plant was not in operation, the team also conducted assessments of the equipment while underway.[mappress mapid=”16721″]Image: US Navy Back to overview,Home naval-today USS Green Bay Hosts ERAT Members View post tag: ERAT View post tag: News by topic USS Green Bay Hosts ERAT Members View post tag: members Authorities View post tag: Naval View post tag: Navy August 20, 2015 View post tag: USS Green Bay View post tag: Asia-Pacificlast_img read more

Mikel Arteta confirms talks to keep Dani Ceballos at Arsenal next season

first_imgMikel Arteta confirms talks to keep Dani Ceballos at Arsenal next season Advertisement Advertisement Dani Ceballos is becoming a key player at Arsenal (Picture: Arsenal FC via Getty Images)Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta wants to keep loanee Dani Ceballos at the club and has confirmed that talks are ongoing with Real Madrid over the midfielder’s future.The 23-year-old has spent the season on loan in north London and has been growing in influence at the club, especially since the arrival of Arteta as manager in December.Ceballos has made 14 Premier League starts for the Gunners, four of which have come since the restart in June, including all three of Arsenal’s recent wins without conceding a goal.Arteta is thoroughly impressed with his countryman’s development, commitment, passion and influence, so much so that he wants to keep him around for longer than just one season.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Yeah, we are talking to the club, obviously we don’t own the player,’ said the Gunners boss. ‘He’s not in our hands so the clubs will need to have a communication and see what we can do.‘I’m really happy with him, the way he’s evolving and I love how much he likes to play football – the passion he puts into every training session, and in every game, you just have to see his celebrations.‘Whether he’s on the pitch or on the bench, the way he celebrates shows how much he puts in and he throws his life into it.‘And again I’m really happy with him, I think he’s evolving in the right way and he’s becoming a really important player for us.’ Arteta is keen to keep working with Ceballos (Picture: CameraSport/Getty Images)Ceballos has not scored a Premier League goal as yet, but he netted the winner in the FA Cup quarter-final against Sheffield United last month, securing a semi-final clash with Manchester City.What deal could be done to keep him at Arsenal is unclear, as he has previously stated his ambition to return to Real Madrid and fight for his place there.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAnother loan contract could be the answer, while Arteta says that swap deals are likely to be more prevalent this summer than usual, although whether Real would want any Arsenal players is very questionable.‘We have to be open to different situations as you mentioned,’ said Arteta.‘And I think the market will give us the opportunity to do certain deals like this, but at the moment I cannot comment on any of that.’Arsenal are looking to continue the run of form that has seen them pick up three straight Premier League wins over Southampton, Norwich and Wolves when they meet Leicester at the Emirates on Tuesday night.MORE: Arsenal make U-turn in discussions with Saint-Etienne after ‘angering’ William SalibaMORE: Mikel Arteta bans Matteo Guendouzi from Arsenal first team training after Edu meetingFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Comment Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 7 Jul 2020 10:09 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.4kShareslast_img read more