Accession Number:

ADA196723

Title:

A Computer Program to Help Evaluate MCA (Military Construction, Army) Project Priorities

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

A commercial software program Lightyear was customized to help U.S. Army Forces Command FORSCOM planners prioritize Military Construction, Army MCA projects. This program is intended for users with little or no previous computer experience. After listing all the facilities and structures alternatives being prioritized, the user assigns to each project numerical ratings for the factors and criteria being considered examples are given in this manual. The program then adds the ratings and shows on bar graphs how the alternatives compare with each other. Instructions for installing and using the applied program are included. Keywords Decision malung, Menu, Maintenance management, Fund allocations.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE