"A civilian workforce that is trained and experienced, competent and committed to the mission of materiel readiness
, and understands the vision of synchronizing capabilities and resources to ensure materiel readiness
will provide the full ability to meet all materiel needs related to equipping Soldiers for the fight."
These efforts align with the National Defense Strategy's objectives to generate and maintain materiel readiness
- Delivering efficient policy on materiel readiness
and maintenance for major weapons systems across the DoD
I encourage you to consider your role in the strategic support area and how you can improve materiel readiness
in support of Multi-Domain Operations.
planning meetings, along with strategic industry engagements and workshops, among other efforts, are areas where NAVSUP WSS is aggressively seizing opportunities on a path for readiness recovery.
A few years ago, the deputy assistant secretary of defense for materiel readiness
analyzed weapon systems, subsystems and components sustained using outcome or performance-based strategies, similar to what we see in commercial airline operations.
I would say it's not just the quest for materiel readiness
; it is the pursuit of personnel readiness of our enlisted maintainers.
The program is administered by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness
The Medical Materiel Readiness
Assessment conducted in 2007 for the DLA provides a succinct overview of how the 3rd Medical Command (MEDCOM) (DS) established and adapted MEDLOG support from theater opening through the beginning of the "surge" in 2007.
For ECOM, an organization which the post newspaper reported had 8,654 civilians and 1,244 military in August 1974, it proposed the establishment of four new organizations: the Communications-Electronics Materiel Readiness
Command, the Communications Research and Development Command, the Electronics Research and Development Command, and the Avionics Research and Development Activity, a component of the new Aviation Research and Development Command.
The Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness
(DUSD L&MR) issued a policy memorandum establishing four materiel readiness
outcome goals for all Acquisition Category (ACAT) I acquisition programs (DUSD L&MR, 2007).
In the long run, these attributes enable commanders to sustain combat power in their warfighting platforms through improved materiel readiness
. Identifying and communicating key logistics supportability and sustainment requirements to system materiel developers (program management teams) early in the capability development process are critical to achieving systems that are fully supportable when they are fielded.