Contract Management Control and Monitoring System for the Royal Malaysian Navy – Post Survey Validation via Top Management Experts

  • Al-Shafiq Abdul Wahid Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor
Keywords: Improving Naval Availability, Downtime Influence Factors, Contract Management Control and Monitoring System, Post-Survey Validation, Top Management Experts

Abstract

The improvement of Naval Ship Operational Availability remains a critical aspect to navies worldwide. Despite sophisticated methodologies and complex In-Service Support Contracts in place to achieve high operational availability, even the most advanced navies are still struggling to strike a balance between availability targets, budget and regulatory restrictions. This situation is also applicable to the Royal Malaysian Navy. A Contract Management Control and Monitoring System (ConCaMS) was developed to target both human and machinery/systems related factors affecting naval availability or so-called Downtime Influence Factors. These factors are identified and prioritized based on their severity. The resulting system is validated via top management experts that concluded in unison the benefits of ConCaMS especially in improving availabe

Published
2018-11-19
How to Cite
Abdul Wahid, A.-S. (2018). Contract Management Control and Monitoring System for the Royal Malaysian Navy – Post Survey Validation via Top Management Experts. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10(5). Retrieved from https://publisher.uthm.edu.my/ojs/index.php/ijie/article/view/3049
Section
Special Issue 2018: Mechanical Engineering