The Engineering Directorate operates under the auspices of the Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC). The Directorate has over 600 people with the main offices located on the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md. with additional personnel stationed at Rock Island, lI.

Engineering Edge

2016 Year in Review

Our Engineering Team drives technology transition from research to engineering development and transitions materiel from engineering development through production, fielding and sustainment. Our highly trained workforce is committed to responsive customer service and is knowledgeable about current and evolving technology and capabilities worldwide. We use our unique infrastructure, engineering expertise and lifecycle services to solve chemical and biological (CB) defense challenges for the Warfighter and Homeland. Additionally, Engineering Directorate personnel directly support the Joint Project Managers under the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JPEO CBD), as well as numerous other government organizations.

The Engineering Directorate comprises four major capability areas and multiple branches within each area: