Tag Archives: Maintenance

NSWC Division Bases Automated Inventory System on RFID Tech; Ryan Mabry Comments

The Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Panama City Division has developed an automated inventory system that uses Radio Frequency Identification technology to tag and track mission package support containers during maintenance, embarkation and debarkation activities. The Mission Package Automated Inventory Information System inventories each container within 7.5 minutes on average, the Navy said Aug. 13. “[We] installed MPAIIS …

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Report: Federal Real Estate Costs Rose $1.5B in 2010

Federal real estate maintenance costs rose by more than $1.5 billion in 2010, Federal Times reports. Federal Times obtained a General Services Administration report which said the government spent $30.7 billion to maintain 3.3 billion square feet of property in 2010. Maintenance costs went up from $29.9 billion in 2009, …

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