Household goods shipments: "Tender of service for unpacking" a cost savings proposal.
Gardner-Brown, Matthew T.
McMasters, Alan W.
Roberts, Nancy C.
MetadataShow full item record
This thesis attempts to prove that cost-savings are attainable within the present Department of Defense Household Goods Personal Property Movement System. Using a sample population of officers attending the Naval Postgraduate School, the author evaluates personal property moves within the continental United States and focuses primarily on accessorial services, which include packing/loading and unloading/unpacking, for the purpose of presenting a moving option regarding unpacking at shipment destination. Two alternatives are proposed that have the potential to yield substantial dollar savings to the government.
Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
"Unpacking and rearranging the boxes": the search for a new institutional matrix of democratic control of the military in Botswana Thaga, Laki Steven (Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004-03);Botswana has been hailed as a "model of success", an "African Miracle" and a "rare bird in Africa" because of its economic prosperity record and democratic achievements in a region of sharp contrasts. A well-developed ...
Blanken, Leo J.; Lepore, Jason J. (2012);The authors engage in the debate over waste in military force structure planning by rigorously deconstructing the concept of “redundancy.” First, a typology of redundancy is constructed that provides a common framework for ...