The Resource Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges

Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges

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Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges
Title
Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Coast Guard's Deepwater program is a 25-year, $24 billion plan to replace or modernize its fleet of vessels and aircraft. While there is widespread acknowledgment that many of the Coast Guard's aging assets need replacement or renovation, concerns exist about the acquisition approach the Coast Guard adopted in launching the Deepwater program. From the outset, GAO has expressed concern about the risks involved with the Coast Guard's acquisition strategy, and continues to review Deepwater program management. This statement discusses (1) the Coast Guard's acquisition approach for the Deepwater program; (2) Coast Guard efforts to manage the program, hold contractors accountable, and control costs through competition; (3) the status of the Coast Guard's efforts to acquire new or upgraded Deepwater assets; and (4) operational challenges the Coast Guard is facing because of performance and design problems with Deepwater patrol boats
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DTICE
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE WASHINGTON DC
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  • Military modernization
  • Coast guard aircraft
  • Coast guard ships
  • Logistics, military facilities and supplies
  • Military operations, strategy and tactics
  • Acquisition
  • Management
  • Deep water
  • Coast guard
  • Coast guard operations
  • Aging(materials)
  • Fleets(ships)
Target audience
adult
Label
Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Congressional testimony
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Form of item
online
Governing access note
APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Hein Online
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318680849
  • (OCoLC)ocn318680849
Label
Coast Guard: Status of Efforts to Improve Deepwater Program Management and Address Operational Challenges
Publication
Note
Congressional testimony
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Form of item
online
Governing access note
APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Hein Online
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318680849
  • (OCoLC)ocn318680849

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