The Carderock Division consists of approximately 3,200 scientists, engineers and support personnel working in more than 40 disciplines ranging from fundamental science to applied/in-service engineering. They are the Navy’s experts for maritime technology. The Division houses world-class facilities and laboratories. Carderock’s Headquarters is located in West Bethesda, Maryland.
The tour will last approximately 1 ½ – 2 hours and allow us access to several unique maritime R&D facilities. The motto of the Division is ‘Where the Fleet Begins,’ for Surface Ships, Submarines and Carriers; from ship forms and machinery to propellers it all starts at Carderock!
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