Accession Number:

AD1058859

Title:

Corrosion Surveys of Army Ground Assets to Identify Leading Issues and Opportunities for Corrosion Prevention

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

ARMY TANK AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI WARREN United States

Report Date:

2018-08-07

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

Army Regulation AR 750-59 specifies policy for corrosion prevention and control of Army Materiel Corrosion Prevention and Control for Army Materiel. Integrated Logistics Support Command ILSC opted for a statistical sampling of ground assets Army ground equipment estimated at up to 500,000 individual end items, making surveying all assets impracticalnot cost-effective ILSC engaged the Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center TARDEC to execute survey requirements TARDEC contracted with Elzly Technology Corporation Elzly to develop and execute the survey process with the following goals Capture corrosion data using existing inspection methods Collect photographs tied to vehicles and parts inspected Provide corrosion trend analysis within 45 days on survey trips.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE