Civil Works

Projects within our civil works mission provides water resources support to the Commonwealth of Virginia, its towns, counties, and cities, as well as non-governmental organizations with environmental restoration, flood risk management, and navigation products and services. The Norfolk District’s civil works boundaries cover over 21,000 square miles and include the Rappahannock, York, James and Chowan river basins, as well as the Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay coastal basin.

Civil Works Home Page

Military Construction

The Norfolk District supports Army and Air Force installations in the Commonwealth of Virginia outside of the Military District of Washington with engineering, construction and project management services. The district handles major design and construction efforts for nine installations, Arlington National Cemetery, Defense Supply Center Richmond, Fort A.P. Hill, Fort Lee, Fort Pickett, the National Ground Intelligence Center, Radford Ammunition Plant and Joint Base Langley-Eustis.

Military Construction Projects


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages one of the largest federal environmental missions: restoring degraded ecosystems; constructing sustainable facilities; regulating waterways; managing natural resources; and, cleaning up contaminated sites from past military activities.

Environmental Projects

Interagency and International Support

The Norfolk District’s Interagency and International Services program provides planning, engineering design and construction management, environmental services, and technical services related to water, natural resources, buildings and infrastructure

Interagency and International Support

Project Vault

Learn more about some of the older projects the district has completed in our Project Vault.

Project Vault