Accession Number:

AD1058602

Title:

Transformation of Brigade Special Troops Battalions to Brigade Engineer Battalions: Lessons Learned and Best Practices

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Mar 2015,31 Dec 2016

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES FORT BELVOIR VA FORT BELVOIR

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2018-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

The present research aims to examine the demands and challenges faced by Brigade Engineer Battalions BEBs in Armored Brigade Combat Teams ABCTs in the Organization, Training, Leadership and Education, and Personnel OTLP domains during transformation from a Brigade Special Troops Battalion BSTB to a BEB. Cognitive, social, and cultural issues encountered during transformation was also examined. Officers and noncommissioned officers who are or had served in BEBs ABCTs were interviewed to capture the lessons learned and best practices so that these can be applied for more effective and efficient unit transformations in the future.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE