To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

SOF identifies logistics R&D priorities

17th May 2020 - 13:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in California


US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has developed a list of R&D priorities to facilitate expeditionary logistics operations across future tactical environments.

Several priority categories were outlined this week by Col Donald Wols, USSOCOM Director of Logistics/J-4, at the virtual Special Operations Forces Industry Conference, which was co-sponsored by USSOCOM and the National Defense Industrial Association.

Identifying a need for expendable/high R-factor rigid wall structures, Wols said: ‘Deploying in and setting up a place to live is not so bad, but then when you have to leave, if you have to pack all that stuff up and take it out, it

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Scott Gourley


Scott Gourley

Scott Gourley is a US-based writer on defence and security issues. A former US Army …

Read full bio

Share to