Accession Number:

ADA324498

Title:

Defense Depot Maintenance: Uncertainties and Challenges DoD Faces in Restructuring Its Depot Maintenance Program.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

The report discusses the Department of Defenses DOD 1 plans for eliminating costly depot maintenance excess capacity, 2 progress in finalizing a new depot workload allocation policy, 3 current approach for allocating maintenance workloads for new and existing systems, and 4 estimates that billions can be saved by outsourcing depot maintenance. Before getting into the details of our statement we would like to provide a brief summary of the major points covered in our testimony.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE