423d Civil Engineer Squadron



Location: RAF Alconbury

Mission: The 423d Civil Engineer Squadron consists of Local National Direct Hire, MoD and DoD Civil Servants, Military and Contracted employees. Together they serve the 501st Combat Support Wing’s missions at both RAF Molesworth and Alconbury. They are responsible for 687 facilities, on 916 acres of land, with a physical plant valued at $1.4B. Their team oversees facility construction, operations and maintenance through a Base Maintenance Contract managed by Defense Infrastructure Organization, and provide environmental, emergency management, housing, fire and emergency services for a base population of 4,900. The 423d Civil Engineer Squadron supports 11 joint and international units, to include EUCOM’s Joint Analysis Center, NATO’s Intelligence Fusion Center, and AFRICOM’s J2 functions.


Help Desk, Base Maintenance Contract (current BMC Contractor is VIVO)

Facility Managers and Military Family Housing Occupants submit all work requests through this office. Work request can be submitted by telephone to 0800 030 9263 or by email to alconbury@vivohelpdesk.com. 

Be prepared to provide the following information to submit the work request:

  • Installation
  • Building Number
  • Road Name (If a housing issue)
  • POC Name
  • Phone number to reach POC

Always request and retain the 8-digit reference number that will enable you to enquire with the help desk about the status of the repair.

For appliance maintenance issues please contact Serco: at DSN 268-3416 or 01480 843416.