GB4410 Logistics Engineering

The concept of integrated logistics support in the design and maintenance of weapon systems. Operational requirements, reliability, system maintenance concept, functional analysis, life cycle costs, logistics support analysis, systems design, test and evaluation, production, spare/repair parts management are discussed. This course also covers topics in logistics information technology, inventory management culture and commercial-sector best practices for military. Case studies include logistics life-cycle cost, reliability and readiness analysis for major weapon systems.

Prerequisite

GB3042 or equivalent

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

0

Quarter Offered

  • Winter
  • Summer