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public works department south potomac

Mission Statement:

Public Works Department (PWD) South Potomac provides full-spectrum shore facilities management, including: planning, requirements development, base operations maintenance and repair services, utility services, transportation services, engineering design, contracting, construction, and environmental management in support of Naval Support Activity South Potomac and tenant commands.

The PWD is comprised of approximately 355 civilian personnel and eight active duty military, and is split into two sites, PWD Dahlgren and PWD Indian Head, supporting Naval Support Facility Dahlgren in Virginia and Naval Support Facility Indian Head in Maryland, respectively.  Each site is organized into four divisions: Facilities Management Division, Facilities Engineering and Acquisition Division, Production Division, and Environmental Division. Each site is led by a dedicated Deputy Public Works Officer, with one Public Works Officer leading the entire organization. 

PWD Dahlgren location:

Public Works Department South Potomac – Dahlgren
Bldg. 182, Suite 226
18329 Thompson Rd
Dahlgren, VA 22448

PWD Dahlgren Contact:

General Inquiries: (540) 653-1945
Public Works Officer: (540) 295-8897
Deputy Public Works Officer: (202) 330-7901
Management Services: (202) 860-8322
For 24/7/Emergency Assistance: (540) 653-8230

PWD Dahlgren Division Directors:

Facilities Management Division: (202) 905-9953
Facilities Engineering and Acquisition Division: (202) 907-9938
Production Division: (202) 271-1239
Environmental Division: (301) 744-4705

PWD Indian Head location:

Public Works Department South Potomac – Indian Head
Bldg. 351
4522 McMahon Rd
Indian Head, MD 20640

PWD Indian Head contact:

General Inquiries: (301) 744-2194
Public Works Officer: (301) 744-4286
Deputy Public Works Officer: (301) 744-4689
Administrative Assistant: (301) 744-2194
For 24/7/Emergency Assistance: (301) 744-4591

PWD Indian Head Division Directors:

Facilities Management Division: (301) 744-2159
Facilities Engineering and Acquisition Division: (301) 744-4264
Production Division: (301) 744-2159
Environmental Division: (301) 744-4705

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