STANDARD FACILITY ACCESS:
All visitors will gain facility access via the Hopper Hall
quarterdeck. Short term visitors will be issued a generic
visitor badge and will be required to complete the quarterdeck
visitor log. This generic visitor badge must be returned to the
quarterdeck prior to departing the building. Visitors that do
not possess a security clearance will require staff escort for
the duration of their visit. Hopper Hall quarterdeck hours are
0700-1700 Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Visitors
desiring after hours access must coordinate the visit in advance
with their staff sponsor.
SUBMISSION OF VISIT REQUEST:
Security clearances/visit requests must be received in
sufficient time (3-5 working days) prior to the actual visit to
facilitate clearance processing. Visit request are to be faxed
to the Quarterdeck at (757) 492-7242 using the command mailing
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dam Neck
1922 Regulus Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23461-2097, USA
An appropriate official of your command/activity/contractor
facility will submit the visit request on company letterhead for
contractors or the
Visit Request Form for government/military only. It will
1. Visitor's full name, rate/rank/grade (when applicable),
date and place of birth, social security number, citizenship,
and security clearance status;
2. Date and duration of the proposed visit (not to exceed 1
3. Purpose of visit and degree of access required;
4. Point of Contact, name of the technical NSWC staff
personnel being visited.
Prior to your departure, coordinate with your staff point of
contact for the proper handling and return of classified
material to your home office. Individuals hand carrying
classified material must be authorized couriers.
PARKING: Visitor parking is
located directly across Regulus Avenue from Hopper Hall.
Standard cellular Phones and Two-Way Pagers: These items maybe
be used within Hopper Halls general spaces, but are prohibited
in secure rooms/labs.
PHOTO-CAPABLE CELL PHONES
are prohibited and can not be carried or brought into the
building. TSC HR (THE adjoining command) prohibits all cell
phones and two way pagers and they WILL
BE confiscated if carried into their building/spaces.
Automated Information Systems Equipment (AISE):
In order to bring AISE (Examples: Laptop Computers, Floppy
Discs, Magnetic Recording Media) into the facility, visitors are
Note: Classified Data Analysis
Computers must be equipped with removable hard drives.
a property pass or memo from your command/company,
listing the serial numbers of the equipment,
classification of hardware/software, and
that all diskettes (including Unclassified) are labeled as to
AISE control form, available at Hopper Hall quarterdeck.
Cameras/Recorders (Still & Video):
The possession and/or use of photographic and/or recording
equipment of any kind is strictly forbidden without prior
authorization from the Security Office. Prior to bringing any
photographic/recording equipment onboard, the requesting
organization must submit a written request to the staff point of
contact stating the purpose/requirement for the
photography/recording and outline the desired area (s) of
interest. The staff representative will make arrangements to
sanitize the appropriate area (s), if required, and act in an
advisory capacity to the visitor to prevent unauthorized
If you have
any of these items in your possession, or you have questions
about the propriety of bringing any other item into the
facility, consult with your staff point of contact to establish
the proper procedures.