materiel release order


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materiel release order

An order issued by an accountable supply system manager (usually an inventory control point or accountable depot or stock point) directing a non-accountable activity (usually a storage site or materiel drop point) within the same supply distribution complex to release and ship materiel.
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During the 803rd Quartermaster Company's deployment, the processing section produced 2,692 materiel release orders, putting $12.
Between December 2011 and December 2014, the RSYs processed more than 25,000 TEUs of equipment and produced more than 960,000 materiel release orders in SARSS.
They learn the basics of automated supply and receive training on some of the automated supply management equipment used in the SSA warehouse, such as the Materiel Release Order Control System and the portable infrared label scanner and data collection device.
It was late in the afternoon at Sharpe Army Depot, quite possibly on a Friday, when that materiel release order arrived for action.
Examples include the time from requisition receipt in TAMMIS until the time a materiel release order (MRO) is produced, the time from MRO issue to actual transport, and the time the order spends in the transportation system until it is closed out by the receiving customer.

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