Naval Station Norfolk - Small Business Contracting Information

 Naval Station Norfolk U.S. Navy Virginia

Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia 
- Small business contracting information and assistance with doing business with NS Norfolk. Subcontracting opportunities with prime defense contractors and set-aside small business contracts. Compilation of the various types of products, equipment, materials, and specialized services routinely procured by the contracting office at Naval Station Norfolk. Also, list of points of contact and telephone directory for Naval and DoD organizations stationed at NS Norfolk.  


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Naval Station (NS) Norfolk is the world's largest naval base.  It is home to  75 naval ships and 134 military aircraft.  NS Norfolk has a total of 14 ship piers and 11 aircraft hangars. NS Norfolk's airfields supports an average of 275 daily military flights.

NS Norfolk is home to United States Fleet Forces Command (USFLTFORCOM).  USFLTFORCOM trains, sustains, and provides U.S. Naval forces for deployment to the U.S. Unified Command Combatant Commands worldwide. 

NS Norfolk is also the home to the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) and the Atlantic Fleet Logistics Center.  This Center manages logistics supply support destined to the European, Caribbean, and Middle Eastern U.S. Naval operations.  NAVSUP's contracting offices follow a "decentralized acquisition structure."  This means that all of NAVSUP's contracts for supplies and services are awarded at its field activities.

Naval Station Norfolk Map Virginia Navy

Naval Station Norfolk is located in
southeast Virginia where the James
River meets the Chesapeake Bay. 

Headquarters Military Sealift Command (MSC) is located at NS Norfolk.  MSC operates, manages, and sustains the U.S. Navy's ocean transportation network. MSC operates 110 transportation and cargo ships daily worldwide.  MSC depends heavily upon small businesses to support its worldwide operations.  In an average year, MSC awards approximately $600 million in contracts to small businesses.  

Small Business Opportunities: 
Each year there are numerous opportunities for small businesses to do business with the many organizations located at NS Norfolk. Small business requirements include providing commercially available products, parts, equipment, tools, and materials as well as specialized products and services.  There are also military construction projects and facilities / airfield renovation work at NS Norfolk and other U.S. Navy installations. 

Additional Resources for Small Businesses: 


Military Sealift Command (MSC) Small Business Program: 
     Office of Small Business Programs 
     Military Sealift Command
     471 East C Street
     Building SP-64
     Norfolk, VA. 23511-2419
     Phones:  (757) 443-2717  /  (757) 443-1209   

Major Organizations and Tenants at Naval Station Norfolk 

  • Headquarters, United States Fleet Forces Command (USFLTFORCOM)  
  • Headquarters, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP)
  • Headquarters, Military Sealift Command (MSC)
  • Navy Warfare Development Command 
  • Expeditionary Strike Group 2
  • Home Ported Naval Ships 
    • Aircraft Carriers (4 ships)
    • Cruisers (6 ships)
    • Guided Missile Destroyers (22 ships)
    •  Amphibious Assault (7 ships)
    • Submarines (7 ships)
  • Naval Air Squadrons
    • Carrier Airborne Early Warning (5 squadrons)
    • Carrier Fleet Logistics Support (1 squadron)
    • Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadrons (2 squadrons)
    • Helicopter Sea Combat Squadrons (8 squadrons)  

Naval Air Station NS Norfolk - official website:

Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) website:

Military Sealift Command (MSC) website:

Naval Station Norfolk - base operator:  (757) 444-0000

Naval Station Norfolk - telephone directory:
NS Norfolk - Supplies and Materials Contracting Offices

Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) 
Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk 
CODE 200 
1968 Gilbert Street 
Suite 600 
Norfolk, VA 23511-3392  
Phone:  (877) 933-3243  /  (757) 443-1410  /  (757) 443-1381  / (847) 688-4706 x1 / (757) 443-1458 
Military Sealift Command (MSC) 
Contracting Office 
Building SP-64
471 East C Street
Naval Station Norfolk
Norfolk, Virginia 23511
Phones:  (757) 443-5906  /  (757) 443-5910  /  (757) 553-5899 

What types of products and services are procured by Naval Station Norfolk? 
We have compiled a master list of the types of products and services that are routinely purchased commercially (or contracted for) by this Naval installation and other defense organizations.  View Master List