Accession Number:

ADA058156

Title:

Tractor, Wheeled Warehouse, Gasoline, 4000-Pound-Drawbar-Pull, Pneumatic-Tire - Manufacturer Survey,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

Report Date:

1978-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

This report is the result of emphasis on procuring commercial warehouse tractors in lieu of Military Adaptation of Commercial Items MACI. To satisfy the prerequisites for procuringfielding commercial material-handling equipment, MERADCOM implemented a seven-phase program. This report presents the results from the first two phases. Four manufacturers of warehouse tractors were visited by a Survey Team using a Manfacturer Survey Questionnaire Technical Information Package TIP. Each Manufacturer proposed a model which should satisfy the item description used in conjunction with the TIP. Results from the survey include a candidate make and model list for commercial warehouse tractors. The results also support this general conclusion Commercial warehouse tractors do not differ significantly from warehouse tractors previously procured by the Army using MACI specifications. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE