Accession Number:

ADA270736

Title:

Military Production Urgencies System

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (ACQUISITION) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1955-08-17

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this Directive is to establish a Department of Defense Military Production Urgencies System which will provide authoritative information for guidance as to the relative urgency of desired military production. This Directive establishes the framework for policies and general procedures to generate such information with respect to relative urgencies of procurement, and of proposed procurement to support the Joint Strategic Capabilities Plan JSCP under mobilization conditions. To satisfy this purpose, the System will comprise, in addition to the policies and procedures, a Military Production Master Urgency List and specific urgency lists as described in III below, to expedite deliveries, as needed, of supporting resources.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Information Science
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE