Cam Ranh Bay

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Cam Ranh Bay is a deep-water bay in Vietnam in the province of Khanh Hoa. The Company worked under the toughest of conditions constantly under attack by communist forces and shelling by the North Vietnamese Army during the sixties. With the help and protection of the US Navy and Marine Corps the harbor was constructed 6 months ahead of schedule enabling the Department of Defense to bring in much needed military supplies during the Vietnam War. The project was one of many the Company built in Vietnam under war time conditions and is considered finest deep water port in Asia. Another project that was given an accelerated construction schedule where the Company was placing 300,000 cubic yards of fill and rock per day.