Accession Number : ADA548508


Title :   Force Projection Technology Overview


Descriptive Note : Technical rept. (Briefing charts)


Corporate Author : ARMY TANK AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI


Personal Author(s) : Kirklin, Percy ; Balling, Frederick O


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a548508.pdf


Report Date : 12 Aug 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 9


Abstract : The Force Projection Technology (FPT) Mission serves as the DoD responsible agent for all ground fuels and lubricants specifications. It is the lead lab for water supply and wastewater treatment. It is also the software national depository authority for the US Army on military load classification for bridges, ferries, rafts, and vehicles. They execute total life cycle engineering for: fuel handing and quality surveillance equipment, water purifications, handling and quality equipment, material handling equipment, tactical military bridging, combat engineer (construction) equipment, mechanical countermine and counter IED equipment and fuels and lubricants.


Descriptors :   *ARMY OPERATIONS , *FUELS , *LUBRICANTS , *MATERIALS HANDLING EQUIPMENT , *WATER TREATMENT , ARMY , CIVIL ENGINEERING , CLASSIFICATION , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , CONSTRUCTION , COUNTERMINING , GROUND LEVEL , HANDLING , LABORATORIES , LIFE CYCLES , MECHANICAL PROPERTIES , MILITARY BRIDGES , MILITARY ENGINEERS , MISSIONS , QUALITY , QUALITY CONTROL , SECURITY , SPECIFICATIONS , SURVEILLANCE , TACTICAL WARFARE , VEHICLES , WASTE WATER , WATER SUPPLIES


Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Machinery and Tools
      Fuels
      Water Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE