Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility

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ABOUT PSNS & IMF

Our Mission

Maintain, modernize and retire our Navy's fleet 

Our Vision

Deliver on time, every time, to preserve our national security 

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF) provides our Navy with high quality, on-time maintenance, modernization, recycling and support that helps assure America's dominance at sea. PSNS & IMF has permanent sites in Bremerton, Bangor, and Everett, Washington; in San Diego, California.; and at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan. The shipyard in Bremerton is the Pacific Northwest's largest Naval shore facility and one of Washington state's largest industrial installations. The Intermediate Maintenance Facility is the largest command at Naval Base Kitsap, Bangor, near Silverdale, Washington.

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Our mailing address:

Commander
ATTN: Congressional and Public Affairs Officer, Code 1160
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and IMF  
1400 Farragut Ave. Stop 2072 
Bremerton, WA 98314-2072

Celebrating 125 years of service
to the nation this year!  



Latest News

Everett Detachment Sailor honored as Navy Diver of the Year
Capt. Howard Markle, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility commander, presents ND1 (DWS/EXW) Eric Lehman, a diver with PSNS & IMF Everett Detachment, with the PSNS & IMF Everett Detachment's Junior Sailor of the Year Award during the Employee of the Year Ceremony, March 29, 2018, at the Admiral Theatre in Bremerton, Washington. (U.S. Navy photo by Carie Hagins, PSNS & IMF photographer)
April 19, 2018 - Shortly after being recognized as Everett Detachment’s 2017 Junior Sailor of the Year at PSNS & IMF’s Employee of the Year ceremony, ND1 (DWS/EXW) Eric Lehman received more good news.

PSNS & IMF hosts technology trial for human assistive technologies
A Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility worker demonstrates to managers, process improvement specialists and trades people how the Ekso zeroG Arm can be used to reduce injuries and increase productivity during a technology trial Feb. 26-28 at the shipyard in Bremerton, Washington. For the demonstration, the grinder was supported by the arm, which was attached to the simulated bulkhead with switchable magnetic bases. The arm can support up to 42-pound tools and absorbs up to 25 percent of the tool’s vibration. (U.S. Navy photo by Carie Hagins, PSNS & IMF photographer)
April 5, 2018 - Managers, process improvement specialists and tradespeople got an up-close look at devices intended to ease their burdens, reduce injuries and increase productivity during an assistive technology trial Feb. 26-28 in Building 460.

Tugs, broncs and brawn needed to move mighty warships
Harbor tug Defiant (YT 804) and crew wait to assist while USS Nimitz (CVN 68) is being positioned for docking at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Washington March 1, 2018.
March 23, 2018 - When USS Nimitz (CVN 68) was moved into Dry dock 6 at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenace Facility, it took a coordinated effort by harbor pilots, tugboat crews, Sailors aboard the ship, line handlers on shore, and bronc crews who operate the smallest boats used at the shipyard.