Accession Number:

ADA270744

Title:

Management of the DoD Intermodal Container System

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-02

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

This Directive reissues reference a DoD Instruction 4500.37, Use of Intermodal Containers, Special-Purpose Vans, and Tactical Shelters, to update policy, procedures, and responsibilities for the development and management of a fully interrelated DoD and commercial intermodal container system. Ensures a coordinated effort in the development and adoption of a container-oriented distribution system with standard equipment, policies, and procedures. Integrates the development and management of the DoD intermodal system with the functions of the DoD Transportation Policy Council DTPC reference b DoD instruction 4500.45, DoD Transportation Policy Council.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Government and Political Science
  • Containers and Packaging
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE