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DESC also increased its Government-owned "strategic reserve" in and around Kabul from 2 to 5 million gallons.
The Air Force Petroleum Office (AFPET) is responsible for determining the feasibility of using particular jet fuels while DESC is accountable for jet fuel purchasing agreements between the government and commercial fuel refineries.
The DESC contract is worth an estimated $32 million over five years.
The DESC reports buying fuel used in support of Central Command (CENTCOM) Area of Responsibility (AOR), which includes Operation Iraqi Freedom, primarily from five suppliers (Table 2).
Supplementary tasks key to this mission include refining duties as a responsible officer (RO), serving as the DFSP-level accountable officer for DESC, reporting quality deficiencies on petroleum systems components through the Army Petroleum Center to the TACOM Life Cycle Management Command, and managing a petroleum pilferage control program.
Before 2005, DESC charged military standard rates to the Coast Guard on an inconsistent basis, particularly with regard to shore fuel purchases.
The Early Settlement Date is the date that DESC accepts for purchase Bonds validly tendered and not withdrawn at or prior to the Early Tender Deadline, and the Final Settlement Date is the date that DESC accepts for purchase Bonds validly tendered after the Early Tender Deadline but prior to or at the Expiration Time, if any; provided, in each case, that all applicable conditions have been satisfied or waived by DESC.
(DESC) has set an educational programme that includes multiple sessions and workshops during the camp's one-week run, starting July 14 held at the Etisalat Academy in Dubai.
Microsoft would like to recognize the efforts made by the TRA, DESC and ADDA to ensure an enabling environment for data centers and cloud services in the country," said Hashish.
DESC followed up on this loss with two straight wins in U14 against Sharjah's Al Maarifa and U16 against Hatta's Rashid Bin Saeed.