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OFPP updates rules for how agencies should analyze ways to lower costs

The Office of Federal Procurement Policy revised Circular A-131 for the first time in 20 years. A-131 promotes the use of value engineering (VE), which is an organized effort by an integrated product team to evaluate functions of systems, facilities, services and supplies with an eye toward lowering costs and maintaining performance, quality, safety and reliability.

Tags: acquisition , contracting , Circular A-131 , OFPP , Joe Jordan , Federal Register , Jason Miller

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 02:35pm EST

Navy finds value engineering at sea

We continue our series on the Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards with a look at Littoral Combat Ship Mission Modules with program manager, Capt. Michael Good.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , best practices , DoD , Defense , contracting , innovation , Littoral Combat Ship , Michael Good , Navy

Tuesday - 05/04/2010, 09:40am EDT
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Value Engineering succeeds in Columbus

The Department of Defense is putting innovation and creativity into their engineering efforts. They have announced the winners of the Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards that recognize the best value innovations that government and business develop to create cost-effective program solutions. Team leader David Szczublewski explains how.

Tags: Federal Drive , mngt , mngt practices , DoD , Defense , contracting , innovation , David Szczublewski , Defense Supply Center

Monday - 05/03/2010, 10:40am EDT
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Defense recognizes value in value engineering

Value Engineering (VE) is a function analysis process to identify actions that reduce cost, increase quality, and improve mission capabilities across the entire DoD enterprise. Nick Torelli, Deputy Director for Mission Assurance tells us about what it takes to be a winner.

Tags: mngt , mngt practices , DoD , Defense , contracting , innovation , Nick Torelli

Monday - 04/19/2010, 10:40am EDT
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