Accession Number : AD0775949

Title :   The Afloat Inventory Simulator,

Corporate Author : NAVY FLEET MATERIAL SUPPORT OFFICE MECHANICSBURG PA OPERATIONS ANALYSIS DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Schimerman,Stanley R. ; Peters,Eric L.

Report Date : 26 FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The AFLOAT INVENTORY SIMULATOR is a simulation program developed by FMSO which models Sixth Fleet supply operations. The simulator is programmed in SIMSCRIPT. It provides the analyst with the ability to test management alternatives without real world implementation. The purpose of the report is to describe the various supply functions considered in the AFLOAT INVENTORY SIMULATOR. Potential applications of the simulator are also discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Inventory control, *Digital simulation, Naval vessels, Supplies, Logistics support, Computer programming

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE