Accession Number:

ADA073580

Title:

Locam 5. Volume I. Executive Summary.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

RCA GOVERNMENT AND COMMERCIAL SYSTEMS BURLINGTON MA AUTOMATED SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

Logistics Cost Analysis Model LOCAM 5 is an upgraded model of maintenance policies utilized by the US Army Missile Command and the US Army Weapons Command. Model progression included Missile Command, Weapons Command cost analysis of maintenance policies, and Logistics Cost Analysis Models 2, 3, and 4. It is an analytical computer program capable of representing field logistic support functions and flow. It computes life cycle costs and operational availability for alternate system support concepts. Output includes provisioning requiremnts and operational elements both by numbers and cost. Variable dimensions are limited only by the computer and are input based on practical considerations. Parameters include extensive specification of factors for the following deployment, equipment, supply, maintenance, and test equipment. Sensitivity to all input factors is possible. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE