U.S. Department of Defense

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is a research university with a long history of providing support to the Department of Defense. The Office for Operational Excellence supports multiple DoD organizations including Army Materiel Command (AMC), Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command (AMCOM), Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center (AMRDEC), Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and U.S. Army Security Assistance Command (USASAC).

Our Operational Excellence specialists support DoD by providing continuous organizational and process improvement through value stream mapping, workload modeling, industrial base sustainment, supply chain mapping and optimization, administrative and production lead time reduction, and business case analyses.

Capabilities Include:

Continuous Improvement Support
Supply Chain Management & Industrial Base Sustainment
Mapping, Modeling and Simulation

What our customers are saying:

"UAH has long supported the Army in our organizational enhancements and with the unique challenges of the Department of Defense supply chain. UAH's supply chain and continuous improvement experience in multiple organizations, aids the Army in our pursuit operational excellence in supporting the war fighter." - Tom Ray, Sr. Logistics Management Specialist, AMCOM Logistics Center

Link to Department of Defense Papers and Presentations

Brian Tucker, UAH Operational Excellence Specialist provides LSS facilitation support to nominated money-saving team