Communications S-6
Current base logo for MCLB Barstow
Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow
Marine Corps Installations West

To establish the S-6 Communications Department as a highly reputable, professionally talented, reliable service oriented organization at the forefront of customer needs. Servicing the best customers in the world, and providing uninterruptible services three hundred sixty-five (365) days a year including holidays, is what we are expected to provide. Whether it's a simple client pc error the customer is experiencing, or the loss of essential telecommunications capabilities because of an unpredictable natural disaster; the Communications Department will quickly and efficiently resolve the issue.

The role of the S-6 is to promote and establish a lean, environmentally sound, communications infrastructure aboard base MCLB Barstow. Reducing the overall paperwork burden through the use of strategic methodologies; eliminating fraud, waste, and mismanagement of USMC communications resources; accounting for all Information Technology Assets and repurposing excess equipment; establishing clear and concise business rules consistent with the HQ USMC C4 CIO strategy; and enabling the workforce and tenants of MCLB Barstow to operate most efficiently through the use of network resources. We are committed to taking full ownership of our network, and will assume full responsibility for the timely resolution of all IT and Voice related customer issues. We will align our vision and strategy with the MCLB Barstow Command Philosophy in order to achieve command stated goals. We stand ready, harmoniously anticipating customer needs, without compromising Marine Corps Enterprise Network compliance.

  • Have computer, device, email, or network issues? Contact the Enterprise Service Desk @ 855-ESD-USMC (373-8762)

  • Need to Check on incident or work order ticket status? Have ticket number handy and call the Enterprise Service Desk

  • Need to check your outlook email on the web? Follow this link (MCEN-N connected) or (commercial IP address space)

  • Need to send out a Widest Disseminated message? email we can help!

  • Having telephone issues? Have your TSO submit a Telephone Service Request to or call 577-6780 (option 3)

  • Want to order IT Gear? Send a detailed email to describing your request and someone will contact you as soon as possible.

  • •Getting Spam or need Cyber Security Assistance? Email

Juan Rivera

S-6 Director

(760)  577- 6388

Capt. Adam Rahman

Deputy Director

(760) 577- 6065

Help Desk: (760) 577-6780