Future Focused Engineering


We created North Arrow as a way to realize our vision for a sustainable future while constructing the complex, highly secure projects that are our specialty for federal agencies and others in the District.

Through intelligent and agile mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design and build, we maximize the use of energy sources that produce little to no carbon. Additionally, we extend the personalized and dedicated service of a small practice coupled with large business expertise to design and build your most important projects.



Expert design and engineering services across all disciplines—mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and structural—in a flexible, customer-oriented package



Licensed General Contractor in Washington DC providing complete construction management services especially for complex phased projects and those requiring enhanced security requirements.

Class A General Contractor


Experienced facility management staff capable of supporting your operations and management program. Our experience includes supporting planning, scope and project development, cost estimating, inspections, commissioning and procurement of professional services and construction.

ICC Inspector, CxA

Working with North Arrow

About North Arrow

Our design experience ranges from innovative, IESNA-recognized innovative lighting solutions to grounding analyses that solve long-standing deficiencies in mission-critical complexes.

Working for North Arrow

We provide a challenging and fulfilling career opportunity for engineers and designers. 

What Our Clients Say


North Arrow completed our year-end project on a very tight timeline time and within budget. They were very flexible and ensured a few last-minute changes were incorporated into the design. Their attention to detail, communication, and professionalism were exceptional!
— Environmental Protection Specialist; DC Department of Energy and Environment
North Arrow has provided engineering services on multiple design build projects in the Department of Education Headquarters’ building. Their work is of the highest quality and communication is very professional. I am confident when I see them on these projects.
— Charles Hanko, Senior Project Manager; Trademasters Service Co.
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