US Army Materiel Command (AMC).

LTG Edward M. Daly, USA

Deputy Commanding General

MG Robert D. Harter, USA

Chief of Staff

CSM Rodger Mansker, USA

Command Sergeant Major

The US Army Materiel Command is the Army's premier provider of materiel readiness--materiel development, logistics power projection, and sustainment--to the total force, across the spectrum of joint military operations.

The command's complex missions range from managing the lifecycle of sophisticated weapons systems to maintenance and distribution of spare parts. AMC oversees the Army's Organic Industrial Base including manufacturing depots, maintenance arsenals and ammunition plants; maintains the Army's prepositioned stocks, both on land and afloat; and supports delivery of both people and equipment around the world. The command is also the Department of Defense executive agent for the chemical weapons stockpile and for conventional ammunition.

To develop, buy, and maintain materiel for the Army, AMC works closely with program executive offices, the Army acquisition executive, industry, academia, and other related agencies. AMC also handles the majority of the Army's contracting including a full range of contracting services for deployed units and installation-level services, supplies, and common-use information technology hardware and software. AMC accounts for 70 percent of the Army's contract dollars.

As leader of the Army's Organic Industrial Base, AMC manages 23 one-of-a-kind facilities. The Organic Industrial Base overhauls, modernizes, and upgrades major weapons systems--not just making them like new, but inserting technology to make them better and more reliable. The base manufactures and resets the Army's equipment, generating readiness across formations.

AMC is regionally aligned and globally responsive, providing assets through a team of teams that includes Army Field Support Brigades, Contracting Support Brigades and Transportation Brigades, all of which identify and resolve equipment and maintenance challenges, and materiel readiness issues for Combatant Commands. The command handles diverse missions that reach far beyond the Army. For example, AMC manages the multibillion-dollar business of selling Army equipment and services to partner nations...

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