Showing 4 ideas for tag "proven million dollar savings."

Department of Defense

Military Repair Parts Recovery Program

World Wide Parts Recovery and Reapplication Cost Avoidance Program
Navy Ships carry many repair parts that no longer have application within that ship’s systems. Additionally these ships also carry repair parts in excess of the ships assigned allowance. I propose an organization be stood up, in which its sole mission would be to capture every one of these assets electronically and screen those assets against fleet repair... more »

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Department of Energy

Cell Phone Cost Savings

All brahnches of the Federal government employ cell phone technology. The types of phones and associated costs vary based on the source contracting office. Costs could be lowered if all Federally issued cell phones were issued under the same negotiated master contractor for minutes, text, and data service. Per minute, text, or data packet as part are excluded - each vendor must offer plans of at three sizes, covering... more »

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Department of Health and Human Services

Abolish the Penny and the Paper Dollar

It costs more to mint a penny (1.6 cents in 2009) than it is worth. It costs 32 cents to make a dollar coin, which lasts 30-50 years, unlike the paper dollar, which lasts 18-22 months. Instead of the proposal to stop minting the dollar coins [See the news report on NPR this summer documenting how few American consumers or collectors have warmed to the coins and Senator Vitter's bill (S. 1385) to halt production], the... more »

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Department of the Treasury

Receive Faxes via Secured Email

Receive faxes via secured email: If the tax payer or their representative were able to fax directly to the Specialist's/Gov't Representative via the Specialist's email address, costs of paper would decrease, a savings in man hours spent contacting the representatives to request the faxes again due to non-receipt of the info., and a better customer service oriented agency with a quicker response time.

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