military construction


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military construction

Any construction, alteration, development, conversion, or extension of any kind carried out with respect to a military installation. Also called MILCON.
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Since more than 80 percent of the DOIC students are assigned to the construction divisions in their home districts, the military construction portion of the course is critical for their development.
2) Its terse stated purpose is "to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction .
Military construction funds are intended to pay for the construction of military facilities, both in the United States and overseas, encompassing a wide range of projects.
PVA will work with Appropriations Committee staff members to complete work on the FY 2011 Military Construction and Veterans' Affairs appropriations bill as quickly as possible.
To meet the challenges associated with a threefold increase in the Army's military construction program between fiscal years 2005 and 2009, the Army adopted numerous changes, including the expanded use of wood materials and modular building methods, designed to reduce building costs and timelines for new facilities.
Army Corps of Engineers for 11 years with assignments on military construction projects, including command of an engineer company in Germany.
Stakeholders break ground recently on Military Construction Project P-444, a bulk fuel tank replacement project at Defense Fuel Support Craney Island, Va.
The funding is included in the military construction and Veterans Affairs appropriations bill.
Lowe also developed an initiative that ensures all military related cargo, including military construction cargo, moves to Guam in the Defense Tracking System under SDDC ocean transportation contracts.
The new Army SSA standard will apply to all Army components' military construction SSA projects effective in fiscal year 2012.
240 million in military construction for child development centers
The package leaves most programs funded at 2008 levels, but calls for an increase in funding for military construction and the departments of Defense, Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs.

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