Established 15 February 2012, Base Alameda provides a wide variety of services in direct support of Coast
Guard activities throughout the West Coast. Base Alameda departments
are Procurement and Contracting, Comptroller/Base Operations, Health Services
and Work Life, Personnel Support, Facilities Engineering. ESU and NESU
Alameda were decommissioned on 17 May 2013. C4IT and Naval Engineering are
now departments in Base Alameda. Personnel Support
includes the management of approx 700 CG-owned Housing units, transportation of household goods,
the Child Development Center (CDC), Morale, Recreation and Welfare (MWR),
and personnel support services. Facilities maintenance is provided to all tenant commands
and detached units on Coast Guard Island Alameda, and industrial support is provided
throughout the West Coast.
Base Alameda is located on Coast Guard Island in Alameda, California and is home to a variety of tenant commands: Pacific Area Commander and Defence Force West; Sector San Francisco; Pacific Regional Fisheries Training Center (this link is for CG computers only) (former Training Team West); Maritime Safety & Security Team 91105; and homeport for three National Security Coast Guard Cutters: CGC BERTHOLF, the CGC WAESCHE and the CGC STRATTON which was commissioned on 31 March 2012.
A brief history of CG Island