One company will manage moves for DoD under the new agreement.
U.S. Transportation Command said the restructuring it will achieve under the contract is the only way to create “meaningful accountability” in the military’s system for moving household goods.
A DoD IG report found more in than 40% of cases it reviewed delivery companies missed dates for service members moving to new homes.
TRANSCOM says business is prepared for the daunting task of managing 20% of the moving market.
TRANSCOM wants to build stricter cybersecurity into its contract requirements. Currently, its commercial partners are not held to DoD standards.