US Army Corps of Engineers
Norfolk District Website

Construction and Engineering Division

The Engineering and Construction Division provides management of quality engineering and construction products and services for the Army and the nation. The division provides oversight on navigation and flood related projects. Its people overseee permit procedures and real estate functions, and maintain sound quality products through integration of the USACE Project Management Business Process.


Engineering Branch The Engineering Branch is responsible for the engineering management and/or design of projects in support of our Military, Civil Works, and Support For Others programs. The engineering branch consists of multiple sections. 

Architecture Section Responsible for architectural and interior design and technical and functional review of A-E design for Military, Civil Works, and Support for Others (SFO) programs. Design Technical Team Leader for building construction. Prepares architectural portion of plans for construction and maintenance work. Performs field inspections as required. Assists construction in specialized field problems and review of shop drawings. Assists with the preparation of record drawings. Maintains Center of Standardization for HQUSACE. Maintains quality management plans. 

Civil Engineering Section Responsible for civil engineering design, and, technical and functional review of A-E design for military, civil works, and support for others programs. Prepares civil engineering portions of plans for construction and maintenance work. Performs field inspections as required. Assists construction in specialized field problems. Maintains quality management plans.

Hydraulics and Hydrology Section Manages the work of the Hydraulics and Hydrology team. Serves as the principal advisor to the district on H&H matters.

Engineering Support Section Prepares budget, preliminary, concept, and bid opening, estimates on military and civil projects. Also prepares reconnaissance, feasibility, design memoranda, and bid analysis for various elements of the sections within Engineering Branch and Construction Branch on civil works projects. Reviews estimates prepared by Architect-Engineer (A-E) firms. Prepares estimates for contract modifications when requested. Prepares and revises instructions to A-E firms for preparation of cost estimates on military construction work. Prepares reports and Cost Analysis Form DD 813. Performs duties as District Value Engineering (VE) Officer, to include coordinating VE studies on military, civil, and environmental projects designed within the Norfolk District, assembling VE teams, leading VE studies, and preparing VE reports for project engineering teams. Coordinates Value Engineering Change Proposals (VECP) with contractors and area offices, forwards VECP to appropriate sections for technical review, and recommends approval/disapproval of VECPs to the contracting =officer. Documents VE savings for the district via a quarterly report, with an annual summary to HQUSACE/NAD.

Geo-Environmental Section Prepares geotechnical and Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste studies, reports, and portions of plans and specifications in support of other district elements for civil works and military construction programs, Defense Environmental Restoration Program, and Support for Others (SFO) program. Responsible for geotechnical and HTRW engineering features of post authorization civil works planning projects.
 
Mechanical & Electrical Section Responsible for mechanical and electrical engineering design, and, technical and functional review of A-E design for Military, Civil Works, and Support for Others (SFO) programs. Prepares mechanical and electrical portion of plans for operations and maintenance work. Performs field inspections. Assists construction in specialized field problems. Maintains quality management plans.
 
Structural Section Responsible for structural engineering design, and, technical and functional review of A-E design for Military, Civil Works, and Support for Others (SFO) programs. Prepares structural portion of plans for construction and maintenance work. Performs field inspections as required. Assists construction in specialized field problems. Maintains quality management plans.
 
Cost Engineering Section
 
Design Management Section 
 
Department of Defense Education Activity Design Center Section 
 
Centers of Standardization Section
Construction Branch 

The Norfolk District Construction Branch continuously provides quality construction products and services which meet the customer's requirements effectively, responsively and efficiently. The Construction Branch consists of the following offices.

Quality Assurance

Central Virginia Area Office

Fort Eustis Resident Office

Langley Resident Office

Southwest Virginia Area Office

 

 

Contact Information

Engineering and Construction
803 Front Street
Norfolk, VA 23510

Chief (757) 201-7668
Deputy Chief (757) 201-7693
Engineering Branch (757) 201-7882
Architecture (757) 201-7707
Civil Engineering (757) 201-7612
Cost Engineering (757) 201-7615
Hydraulics & Hydrology (757) 201-7107
Engineering Support (757) 201-7482
Geo-Environmental (757) 201-7086
Mechanical & Electrical (757) 201-7302
Structural (757) 201-7528
DoDEA (Department of Defense Education Activity) (757) 201-7882
Center of Standardization (757) 201-7220
Construction Branch (757) 201-7650
Quality Assurance (757) 201-7687
Central Virginia Area Office (804) 734-4041
Fort Eustis Resident Office (757) 878-1382
TRADOC HQ Resident Office (757) 369-8375
Langley AFB/Fort Monroe Resident Office (757) 225-5053
Langley AFB Hospital Resident Office (757) 225-2395
Fort Lee BRAC Office (804) 765-3979