materiel readiness

materiel readiness

The availability of materiel required by a military organization to support its wartime activities or contingencies, disaster relief (flood, earthquake, etc.), or other emergencies.
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DLA manages the program and the Director of DLA reports to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics through the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness.
On an average day, it processes 6,000 requisitions from deployed Army and Marine Corps forces, said Jack Bell, deputy undersecretary of defense for logistics and materiel readiness.
Defining support and sustainment requirements early in the system developmental process is essential to achieving materiel readiness goals throughout the life-cycle of a warfighting platform.
In pursuing these goals, The Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness (DUSD L&MR) is sponsoring the Defense Transportation Coordination Initiative (DTCI).
The 2006 winner of the Phoenix Award for field level maintenance is the 3rd Materiel Readiness Battalion, III Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF).
It provides an early warning of potential materiel readiness shortfalls while tracking data of commercial vendors that partner with DSCP.
The Army G-4 exists to deliver materiel readiness to our Soldiers--a task that has remained the same for years.
Jack Bell, deputy under secretary of defense for logistics and materiel readiness, and Dave Pauling, assistant deputy under secretary of defense for maintenance policy, programs and resources, presented the award on behalf of Secretary of Defense Donald H.
DynCorp, a multi-billion dollar information technology and outsourcing solutions company, has won a record- setting 16th Materiel Readiness Award from the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA).
DynCorp-managed programs have also won more Materiel Readiness Awards from the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) than any other group.
Ultimately, these shortfalls impacted the warfighter's overall materiel readiness, the ability to close the force, and the operational availability of weapon systems.
Collaborating with the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics Materiel Readiness, the division also provides oversight to ongoing enterprise integration efforts across DoD.

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