|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 7 Aug 2013 19:28:32 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] CLOSURE, REGULATION: Defense IG report on Army Ammunition Plants and Chemical Depots|
Cost Increases and Delays Occurred During Closure and Land Transfers
of Army Ammunition Plants and Chemical Depots Under Base Realignment
and Closure 2005
Department of Defense Inspector General DODIG-2013-114 August 6, 2013 ObjectiveWe reviewed the closure and land transfer at four Army ammunition plants and two chemical depots closed under Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) 2005. We identified factors contributing to increased costs and delays in cleaning up and transferring the land. We also determined if changes in requirements or additional laws contributed to the increased costs and delays.
FindingsArmy BRAC officials experienced increased costs and delays at Riverbank Army Ammunition Plant (RBAAP), California; Kansas Army Ammunition Plant (KSAAP); Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant (LSAAP), Texas; Newport Chemical Depot (NECD), Indiana; and Umatilla Chemical Depot (UMCD), Oregon, closed under BRAC 2005. Specifically, Army officials experienced cost increases ranging from $665,000 to an indeterminable dollar value and indeterminable amount of delay because...
For the entire summary and a link to the full report, go to http://www.dodig.mil/pubs/report_summary.cfm?id=5250 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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