Section VII. ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE
4-29 ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE.
4-29.1 Short Term Storage. This type of storage is used when the power plant is expected to be stored from 1
to 45 days. The storage may be at destination after domestic shipment, or may be administrative storage when
there is a shortage of maintenance manpower. For administrative storage:
a. Perform current maintenance services and serviceability criteria evaluations before placing power plant in
administrative storage. Correct shortcomings and deficiencies and check that all modification work orders
have been applied.
b. If possible, select an inside storage site. If inside storage is not available, a truck, van, conex container, or
other container may be used.
c. When in administrative storage, the power plant/power unit should be capable of being made mission
ready within 24 hours unless a different time frame is directed by the approving authority.
4-29.2 Intermediate Term Storage. This type of storage is used when the power plant is expected to be stored
from 45 to 180 days.
4-29.3 Long Term Storage. This type of storage is used when the power plant is expected to be stored for more
than 180 days.
For stowage of generator sets refer to TM 9-6115-639-13 and
for trailer refer to TM 9-2330-202-14&P.