A Contract Management Guide for Air Force Environmental Restoration
AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS
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This study was conducted to examine the extent to which written guidance was available to Air Force contracting officers involved in environmental restoration projects. The study examines literature from sources inside and outside the Air Force, classifies it by source, and extracts guidance from the subject matter. The study indicates that written guidance exists, but is fragmented. As a result, contracting officers lack concise guidance on the special considerations in contracting for environmental restoration. Guidance from the literature is summarized and presented in a stand-along guide appended to the report. The guide is targeted toward new and mid-level contracting officers and recommends specific contract management techniques for environmental restoration. In addition, the thesis recommends further study and suggests changes to the contracting guidance in the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
- Administration and Management
- Information Science
- Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
- Environmental Health and Safety