Superfund Site:

PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD COMPLEX
BREMERTON, WA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Karen Keeley
(206) 553-2141

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Site Location

Street Address:
Postal Address is unavailable for the Site, BREMERTON, WA 98310

Background

The 650-acre Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) Complex site is located in Bremerton, Washington, along the Sinclair Inlet on Puget Sound, about 15 miles west of Seattle.

The Navy has owned and operated facilities at this location since 1891. The complex covers about 380 acres of land and an additional 270 acres of tidelands along 11,000 feet of shoreline.

The PSNS is responsible for overhaul, maintenance, modernization, repair, docking and decommissioning of ships and submarines, and technical and logistics support. These activities generate large amounts of hazardous waste that have impacted soil, groundwater and marine sediment with petroleum hydrocarbons, heavy metals, volatile ...
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