An investigation of the theoretical effect of various parameters on bulk petroleum inventory costs at military installations
Canon, Roscoe H., Jr.
Preston, Floyd W.
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The purpose of this thesis is to examine the theoretical manner in which product, storage, and tanker characteristics affect bulk petroleum inventory costs at military installations. This is being done in order to develop a more scientific rather than intuitive understanding of the interactions and relative importance of the various variables which are involved. The problem will be approached from a mathematical standpoint by constructing a model with inventory cost, the variable of interest, expressed as a function of certain independent variables, some of which may be capable of management manipulation or control.
Approved for public release; distribution is unlimitedThis thesis document was issues under the authority of another institution, not NPS. At the time it was written, a copy was added to the NPS Library Collection for reasons not now known. It has been included in the digital archive for its historical value to NPS. Not believed to be a CIVINS (Civilian Institutions) title.