What you need to know about the military’s Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (ASD)
Posted November 13, 2018 04:33:10In 2016, the Pentagon announced a $2.5 billion plan to renovate its Office of Military Personnel (OMP), which includes a new headquarters, office space and facilities.
The new office was set to be open by the end of 2019, but the first full year of construction has been delayed by delays in the completion of several projects.
The first construction work to be completed at the new office, the Navy Yard in Maryland, is slated to be complete in January 2020.
The Pentagon also plans to have a new office at the Navy’s Fleet Activities Center, a facility used for logistics and operations of naval vessels.
The Office of Strategic Services (OSS), a branch of the Defense Department that coordinates the development of strategic plans, is also expected to be finished by the beginning of 2020.
The Navy has also ordered additional new space for the office.
The Marine Corps has also purchased more than $50 million in office space for its offices, including a new building and office equipment.