USS McCampbell Commissioning
Pier 30-32 August 2002
EPS provided a wide range of services and equipment for the USS McCampbell
Commissioning Committee, Marquis Events, Inchcape Shipping Services and the
US Navy. Before the event, EPS secured permits from the San Francisco Police
Department and the Port of San Francisco.
EPS arrived on site eight days before the USS McCampbell, providing electrical,
phone, and ADA services for the Commissioning Command Post. Working
closely with ship's Weapons Officer, Lt. Greg Fitzgerald, EPS assisted with
security, and a variety of other needs
EPS worked with San Francisco's Department of Public Works to provide and
position equipment for the event.
EPS was contracted to provide and install 6500 chairs, as well as tables, canopies,
heaters, restrooms, stanchions, light towers, electrical services and phone systems.
Once the USS McCampbell arrived, EPS was involved with security operations,
working with Al Burghard from NCIS and the McCampbell's Chief Gerry
McDonald. On the day of the commissioning, EPS staff assisted with entry
search and crowd flow through the entry process.
The EPS team thoroughly enjoyed working with the Officers and Crew of the