The Department of Army (DA) Form
4283, governed by Army Regulation AR 420-17, and the Department of
Army Pamphlet (PAM) 420-6, is the prescribed form for obtaining
services from the Directorate of Public Works (DPW). The electronic DA Form
4283, Facilities Engineering Work Request (FEWR), is used for the
control and management of Real Property Facilities placed under the
responsibility of the DPW. Work requirements for the Directorate of
Public Works (DPW) are created from multiple sources, but are most
commonly generated from the following:
a. The DPW managers and employees based on
their knowledge of requirements.
b. Users (occupants) of the Real Property
assigned, based on the special requirements for facilities occupied.
c. COMMAND Decisions.
d. Facility Component (condition)
inspections performed by the DPW Component Code Inspection
All requests for work, other than
maintenance and repair items, are to be requested on the electronic DA Form
4283, to include Self Help work, and work to be contracted for by