Accession Number:

ADA148850

Title:

Cold Weather 83 Evaluation of the Mobile Food Service Unit and Tray Packs

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY NATICK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

This report details the field evaluation of the Mobile Food Service Unit and T Rations, two key elements of the proposed new USMC field feeding system for the 1990s, during the NATO exercise Cold Weather-83. Major conclusions drawn from this evaluation include the Mobile Food Service Unit MFSU is a highly effective, labor efficient concept for extreme cold weather environments proposed new system staffing levels which provide an overall 66 reduction in manpower requirements are adequate and hot T Ration meals, to include regular and single hot-item meals large portion of casserole or stew- type item are highly acceptable in cold environments.

Subject Categories:

  • Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE