Monday, November 11, 2013
Army Contracting Command (ACC) & Expeditionary Contracting Command (ECC)
One of my most recent requests…
The Army Contracting Command is a contracting services command of the United States Army. "On October 1, 2008, the Army recognized the formal establishment of the Army Contracting Command as a major subordinate command of the U.S. Army Materiel Command. This new Army organization performs the majority of contracting work for the U.S. Army, and consists of two subordinate commands responsible for installation and expeditionary contracting, and other Army contracting elements."
Expeditionary Contracting Command is a major subordinate command of the U.S. Army Contracting Command headquartered at Redstone Arsenal, Ala.
The one-star command is organized through its nine Contracting Support Brigades, seventeen Contingency Contracting Battalions, sixteen Senior Contingency Contracting Teams, and ninety-two Contingency Contracting Teams.
ECC brigades include:
· 408th Contracting Support Brigade, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait
· 409th Contracting Support Brigade, Kaiserslautern, Germany
· 903rd Contingency Contracting Battalion
· 410th Contracting Brigade, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
· 411th Contracting Brigade, Yongsan, Korea
· 412th Contracting Brigade, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
· 900th Contingency Contracting Battalion, Fort Bragg, N.C.
· 413th Contracting Brigade, Fort Shafter, Hawaii
· 414th Contracting Brigade, Vicenza, Italy
· two other brigades
The above information provided in part by Wikipedia, U.S. Army Center of Military history, The Institute of Heraldry, Global Security