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public works department washington


Mission Statement:

Public Works Department (PWD) Washington provides shore facilities management, operations maintenance, construction and repair, base operating support services, and environmental management in support of Naval Support Activity Washington, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Naval Support Facility U.S. Naval Observatory/Vice President’s Residence, Naval Support Facility Carderock, Naval Support Facility Arlington, Naval Support Facility Suitland, and their tenant commands.

The PWD is comprised of approximately 265 personnel, to include about 30 active duty military. The department is organized into four divisions consisting of the Facilities Management Division, Facilities Engineering and Acquisition Division, Production Division, and Environmental Division. The divisions are led by the Public Works Officer (PWO) and the Deputy Public Works Officer (DPWO). 


Washington Navy Yard
Public Works Department, Bldg. 166
1013 O St. SE
Washington, DC


General Inquiries Email:

Public Works Officer: (202) 685-7270
Deputy Public Works Officer: (202) 433-2397
Administrative Assistant: (202) 433-4100
For 24/7/Emergency Assistance: (202) 498-8352 - Public Works Duty Officer


Facilities Management Division: (202) 271-1878
Facilities Engineering and Acquisition Division: (202) 685-8250
Production Division: (202) 685-1771

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