Accession Number : ADA185761

Title :   An Assessment of the Pierside Procurement Initiative.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Canigiani, Glenn G

PDF Url : ADA185761

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 148

Abstract : The research focused on the background, implementation, and operation of Pierside Procurement sites throughout the United States and overseas. The research was conducted by a review of directives and policy guidance, field interviews, and visits with key individuals involved in the Pierside Procurement initiative. The intent of the study was to analyze the Pierside Procurement initiative, ascertain shortcomings, and make recommendations that offer viable solutions to these problems. This study also recommends areas for future study that may provide insight into improving the Pierside Procurement process. Keywords include: Pierside procurement; Small purchase; PALT.

Descriptors :   *NAVAL PROCUREMENT, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, *CENTRALIZED, INTERVIEWING, POLICIES, PROCUREMENT, SITES, SOLUTIONS(GENERAL), UNITED STATES, SHIPBOARD, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, THESES, PROBLEM SOLVING, LEAD TIME

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE