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Inquiry Into the Procurement of Automotive Spare Parts by the U.S. Government

Inquiry Into the Procurement of Automotive Spare Parts by the U.S. Government

hearings before the United States House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, Subcommittee on Government Operations, Eighty-Second Congress, first session, on June 25, 26, July 20, 23, 24, Dec. 10-14, 1951.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ordnance Tank Automotive Center.,
  • Automobiles -- Parts -- United States.,
  • Governmental investigations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Procurement.

  • About the Edition

    Investigates alleged improprieties in procurements at the Ordnance Tank Automotive Center. July 23 and 24, and Dec. 10-14 hearings were held in Detroit, Mich.

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxiii, 937 p.
    Number of Pages937
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22307303M

    Counterfeit Automotive Replacement Parts Entering the DOD Procurement System Louis J. Gorenc T he federal government has the duty to protect the public and its employees from known risks that would result in harm. We see ex-amples of this every day in border protection, trans-portation safety, purity standards in our foods and. Find Chinese Auto Chassis Parts products from Factories, Manufacturer, Suppliers, Chinese industrial goods procurement sourcing service platform - Product Brief: We are one of the leading exporters of auto spare parts for passenger cars, trucks or heavy machiner. Quality and cheap, according to customer requirements into.

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    Spare parts are inventory items that are difficult to manage because of their nature. The biggest challenge with spares is their availability secures the whole equipment life cycle. The U.S. Postal Service has 31 1 Vehicle Maintenance Facilities (VMFs), or repair garages, nationwide, to maintain its leet of over , vehicles. The Postal Service spent more than Audit Report – Vehicle Parts Purchasing and Inventory Management Process (Report Number DR-AR).


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Inquiry Into the Procurement of Automotive Spare Parts by the U.S. Government Download PDF EPUB FB2

Inquiry into the procurement of automotive spare parts by the United States government: Hearings before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, first session.

Inquiry into the procurement of automotive spare parts by the United States government. Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, House of Representatives, Eighty-second Congress, first session.

For instance, a company has spare parts A, B, and C in their inventory from three different manufacturers. After standardization, the company can stock a single standard part that can replace parts A, B, and C, thereby eliminating the need to source spares from three different vendors.

Fig 2: Spare Parts Standardization Outlook. The main processes of the spare parts procurement in the Materials management Department were studied and analyzed. Policies and procedures were reviewed, vendors records and parts records were studied and repair orders were traced.

Inefficiencies were identified and unnecessary delays were detected. Matching themes: procurement, procurement logistics. Especially in the procurement of spare parts, there are often shortages in the supply chain. The main reason is that ordering and delivery processes are usually manual – i.e., once orders are placed by fax or e-mail, they disappear in a black box until delivery.

In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the San Antonio Air Logistics Center's procurement practices to determine whether it: (1) procured spare parts for the C-5B aircraft economically and according to Air Force policies and regulations; and (2) provided the reserve units scheduled to receive the C-5A aircraft with only necessary ground support.

Spare Parts Procurement Industrial plants spare parts demand comprises a lifecycle of needs for initial, emergency and regular operating spare parts. Procurement of these parts has often been linked to high costs, inability to meet delivery dates, and failure to understand customer’s strategic needs.

U.S., Europe and Asia have uncovered multiple car-tels, handing out record fines in some cases. 2 • Case in point #1: The U.S. charged seven Japanese executives with price-fixing in a long-running probe into illegal practices in the auto parts industry. Over the past several years, U.S.

justice authorities have fined 28 companiesFile Size: 1MB. Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing Moscow, Russia, JuneOptimizing product support (spare parts procurement) strategy by considering system operating environment ­ A case study Ghodrati B., Banjevic D., Jardine A.K.S.

Centre for Maintenance Optimization and Reliability Engineering Faculty of Mechanical Cited by: 1. Spare parts requirement requires articulate planning procedural lead time, and the correct required spares.

Drawing/specification should be confirm to standards. The Purchase order should given correct description, code no: drawings and amendments if any in due course. Parts failures can affect safety, operational and financial performance. With recent developments in Free Trade Agreements and access to parts sourced on-line, a sound parts procurement policy is essential.

It used to be that parts were either Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or. Efficient procurement for auto spare parts manufacturer. We used the K-means clustering algorithm to determine customer type and divide them into eight clusters.

Resource planning for auto spare parts manufacturer. Market potential for petroleum-electric hybrid vehicles. The results of this work will provide a scientific method of spare parts forecasting based on reliability of the parts, and more rational inventory management and procurement strategies with a minimum risk of stock out.

As a consequence overstocking can be eliminated, and spare parts management can be streamlined on a rationale by:   An overview of the SAP Automotive Procurement processes implemented in a major car manufacturer.

Note: Some of this work was carried out whilst the author was employed by one of the major ERP System Implementers so names and customer detail have been removed to preserve confidentiality. Aero spare parts supply chain has also been built around processes to ensure fastest lead times and ready availability and immediate retrieval of the right component.

In most cases the essential spare parts are kept in stock at the country level based on the number of installations or volumes of sale under each category of product. Spare parts inventory management shares many traits with standard inventory management, but requires an extra layer of cost consideration.

Whether a maintenance and repair organization (MRO) is internal to a larger business, or providing maintenance services to an external customer, efficient spare parts inventory management plays a critical.

The automotive industry can leverage procurement intelligence, spend analysis services, and contract management tools to overcome the procurement challenges in the automotive industry.

To resolve supplier and product related procurement challenges, manufacturers can. Automotive manufacturers, having been traditionally focused on increasing sales of new vehicles, are now giving equal prominence to the spare parts business. This is mainly because vehicle sales are becoming less lucrative due to a highly-congested marketplace, increased regulatory scrutiny and extended car ownership lifecycles.5/5(7).

• Electronic marketplace: A seller-operated service that consists of a number of electronic catalogs from vendors within a market. • Buy-side system: A buyer-controlled e-procurement or e-commerce service that is housed on the buyer's system and is administered by the buyer, who typically pre-approves the suppliers who have access to the system, and the process of the.

The impact of procurement on the auto industry. When there are problems with products or material received through procurement and the supply chain, the impact on automotive manufacturers can be catastrophic. This is embodied by one word that can cause a tremor of panic to run through even hardened veterans – : Kim Ashley.

The objective of spare parts management is to ensure the availability of spares for maintenance and repairs of the plant and machinery as and when required at an optimum cost.

Also, the spares should be of right quality. There are many actions required to ensure the spare parts management effective.Dear Madam / Sir, We kindly request you to submit your quotation for “Procurement of spare parts for Sierra Leone joint Maritime Community.– SL/RFQ//’ as detailed in Annex 1 of this preparing your Proposal, please be guided by the General Terms and Conditions for Services attached hereto as Annex 2.•Min 5 years relevant experience in Planning, Procurement and inventory management of spare parts with a leading Construction Industry.

Preference will be given to candidates with additional qualification in Materials Management. •Experienced in setting up of a Functional Procurement Team/Department, establishing work-flows, operating procedures.