Accession Number:

ADA512889

Title:

Rapid Acquisition and Fielding of Materiel Solutions by the Navy

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSPECTOR GENERAL DEPT OF DEFENSE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-12-15

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

The objective of the audit was to evaluate the overall management of the Navys process for rapidly acquiring and fielding materiel solutions to meet urgent needs in support of the operations in Southwest Asia and to ensure safe operation of naval forces. Specifically, the audit evaluated the effectiveness of Navy procedures for identifying and validating urgent capability needs, contracting and acquiring materiel solutions to meet those needs, and complying with DOD requirements and acquisition policies. See Appendix A for a discussion of the audit scope and methodology.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE