Accession Number : AD0739022

Title :   Problems and Principles Involved in Achieving an Effective Maintainability Organization,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Stafford, Harold N.

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : Research in the area of maintainability organization, including characteristics of and problems faced by maintainability organizations, is presented. Such topics as structure, responsibility, authority, personnel, and coordination are included in this paper. Data for this topic was obtained from industry and various texts on organization to provide numerous viewpoints. The material furnished in this study has a twofold purpose: first, to emphasize the importance of organization for the maintainability function; and second, to establish criteria for assuring the effectiveness of the maintainability organization.

Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, MAINTAINABILITY, ORGANIZATIONS, INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, THEORY, PROBLEM SOLVING, PERSONNEL.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE