Accession Number : ADA017408

Title :   Analysis of AMC's Use of Warranties,

Corporate Author : ARMY PROCUREMENT RESEARCH OFFICE FORT LEE VA

Personal Author(s) : Beeckler,C. Eugene ; Candy,Harold F.

Report Date : JUN 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : This report addresses the need of the Department of the Army to eradicate historical problems, such as pricing and enforcement, that have impeded effective use of warranties. The objectives of the study are to determine the appropriate circumstances, procedures and techniques required to effectively price and enforce warranties of equipment and equipment component fixed-price supply contracts. Recommendations are made in the report for improvement in policy and guidance and procedures that should improve the effectiveness of warranties.

Descriptors :   *ARMY PROCUREMENT, CONTRACTS, LOGISTICS PLANNING, COST ANALYSIS, RELIABILITY

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE