IAM eGov/Mil Newsletter

  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: October 19, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Slides – Week 41
    • IAM Annual Meeting
    • Hurricane Michael Impact to Tyndall AFB, Florida
    • USTRANSCOM Draft Code 2 CONOPS
    • IAM Here 2 Help Action Alert: 25 Immediate Ways You Can Help the Survivors Of Hurricane Michael And Hurricane Florence
    • Military.com Says “Tough PCS Peak Season Sparks Changes”
    • Congress Traded Operations & Maintenance For Modernization In 19 Appropriations

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: October 4, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Personal Property Forum (PPF) Summary
    • USTRANSCOM Releases Multiple Documents for Industry Review
    • USTRANSCOM Personal Property “Market Expansion”
    • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Rulemaking
    • REAL ID
    • Access to view MyMove Coding
    • GSA Centralized Household Goods Program
    • Federal Rule Will Allow States to Waive Permit Tests for Veterans

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: September 6, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Slides – Week 36
    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Slides – Week 35
    • Draft Tender of Service Review In-Progress
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • What Troops Don't Know About the Moving Industry and PCS Woes
    • America’s Military Cities
    • Diesel Prices Creep Up in Anticipation of Storm Striking Gulf Coast
    • Summertime Consultation: 84% want Europe to stop changing the clock

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: August 10, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Teleconference Summary – Week 32
    • USTRANSCOM to Hold “Market Expansion”
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum Update
    • Lyons to lead USTRANSCOM
    • FY19 Defense Authorization Bill Passes Congress in Record Speed
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Trucking’s Tight Capacity Squeezes U.S. Businesses
    • Why the Trucking Shortage Is Costing You
    • Moving this summer? Here’s why you could face delays, no matter where you’re going

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: July 27, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Teleconference Summary – Week 30
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum Update
    • APL Military Household Goods to resume service to/from Northwest Container Terminal – Tacoma
    • The fate of DISA, and other org chart changes in the new defense policy bill
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Hardware, end-strength, Russia and China sanctions. Here’s the deal lawmakers reached on the huge defense policy bill
    • House OKs Bill to Delay TWIC Deployment at High-Risk Facilities
    • Revealed: The new structure for the Pentagon’s tech and acquisition offices

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: July 13, 2018

    • New Tool for CSS Review to be Released
    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Teleconference Summary – Week 28
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum Update
    • New Coalition Brings Together Military Women’s Groups
    • Giant Pentagon policy bill kicks off closed-door debate
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • APL Deploys U.S. President-Named Vessels for Enhanced Eagle Express 1 Service
    • Reservists may get license transfers from military to civilian world
    • Tentative agreement for six-year NY port contract

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 15, 2018

    • USTRANSCOM Weekly Peak Season Teleconference Summary – Week 24
    • Recalculation of CSS Scores for 1Aug 2018 Performance Period
    • Air Force Provides Process to Vet Converted Lots
    • IAM Welcomes Daniel J. Bradley as Director of Government & Military Relations
    • DoD champions civilian workers, asks for more in new business plan
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Here’s how the US is preparing for a possible Russian attack in Europe
    • Congress mulls lowering age requirement for truck drivers to prevent national shortage
    • Advancing Threats Necessitate New Approach to Defense Technology Acquisition

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 1, 2018

    • Personal Property Prototype – “My Move” Update
    • Air Force Provides Process to Vet Converted Lots
    • IAM Welcomes Daniel J. Bradley as Director of Government & Military Relations
    • USTC Holds Weekly Peak Season Teleconferences with Industry and the Military Services
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum
    • Tired of Arbitrary Demurrage and Detention Charges at US Ports?
    • America has a massive truck driver shortage. Here’s why few want an $80,000 job
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • US Army flows fresh tanks, troops into Europe
    • U.S. Pacific Command Changes Name in Symbolic Nod to India
    • SIRVA Worldwide Relocation & Moving to be Acquired by Madison Dearborn Partners from Investors Led by Aurora Resurgence

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 18, 2018

    • IAM Welcomes Daniel J. Bradley as Director of Government & Military Relations
    • Personal Property Prototype – “My Move” Update
    • USTC Holds Weekly Peak Season Teleconferences with Industry and the Military Services
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum
    • The second most stressful event for military families
    • USTC Reiterates Blackout Rules
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • This new Navy rule means more flexibility for families on the move
    • Chao Promotes Public-Private Partnerships as Infrastructure Funding Remains Uncertain
    • European Commission will review shipping regulation of shipping

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 4, 2018

    • Personal Property Prototype Update
    • Registration for Annual Meeting
    • USTC 2018 Fall Personal Property Forum
    • Foreign National Access to DPS Changes
    • Transcom head warns of cyber risks to civilian infrastructure
    • Air Force Provides Process to Vet Converted Lots
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Here’s why a ‘perfect storm’ may greet movers during this year’s peak PCS season
    • Carriers, Shippers Working to Meet Demand for Freight Hauling
    • Military seeks faster cyber acquisition turnaround
    • New Campaign Highlights Education Challenges Caused by Military Family Moves

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: April 20, 2018

    • Personal Property Prototype Update
    • IAM Member Companies Canceled Voluntarily and for Nonpayment of Dues
    • USTC Begins Peak Season Teleconferences with Industry and the Military Services
    • Process to Access DPS by Non-US Based Companies has Changed
    • Privacy Legislation supported by IAM Advances
    • Your Preview Video for the 2018 IAM Annual Meeting & Expo is Here!
    • IAM Annual Meeting & Expo Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus Now Available
    • New Campaign Highlights Education Challenges Caused by Military Family Moves
    • Air Force Identifies Eight Special Interest Areas for 2018 Peak Season
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • 25th Infantry Division Soldiers Aid Relief Efforts on Hawaii Island Kauai
    • Carriers, Shippers Working to Meet Demand for Freight Hauling
    • Major bill aims to slash Pentagon bureaucracy

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: April 6, 2018

    • IAM Holds Successful DOD European Workshop
    • USTC Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF) Summary
    • More on the Newly Proposed DPS Prototype
    • Here’s why a ‘perfect storm’ may greet movers during this year’s peak PCS season
    • Air Force Identifies Eight Special Interest Areas for 2018 Peak Season
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • FMC Orders Carriers to Disclose Demurrage Practices
    • REST Bill Would Modify HOS to Allow Drivers One Three-Hour Break Per Shift
    • ELD Mandate Law Enforcement Grace Period Is Over

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: March 23, 2018

    • Congress passes $1.3 trillion spending bill to keep government open
    • Continuing Resolutions, Budget Uncertainty Harm Readiness, Service Secretaries Say
    • U.S. TRANSCOM Personal Property updates
    • House Bill Would Allow Interstate Trucking for 18-to-21-Year-Olds

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: March 9, 2018

    • IAM Seeks Director of Government & Military Relations
    • There is Still Time to Register for IAM’s DOD European Workshop
    • Members of IAM’s Executive Committee hold Telecon with USTC Regarding Prototype
    • USTC Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF) and Industry Pre-Meeting Details
    • Air Force Identifies Eight Special Interest Areas for 2018 Peak Season
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting Moved to New location
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Maritime Commission to Investigate Port Operator Charges on Demurrage, Delays
    • Senators seek budget flexibility for Pentagon
    • Packaging industry warns of global shortage of paper

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Feb. 23, 2018

    • Head Stepping Down—White Stepping Up
    • Registration Continues for IAM’s DOD European Workshop
    • USTC Officially Announces Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • More on the Newly Proposed DPS Prototype
    • Quick Action by IAM and USTC Help Avoid Major Issue in Europe - Follow-Up
    • Farmen returns to lead SDDC
    • Air Force Identifies Eight Special Interest Areas for 2018 Peak Season
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Concludes
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • DoD Now on Track to Rebuild, Restore Military, Spokesperson Says
    • Personnel bosses are latest to weigh in on limiting military moves
    • Services, DoD offer options to reduce military moves
    • Senate confirms Martinez as next FMCSA administrator

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Feb. 9, 2018

    • Registration Continues for IAM’s DOD European Workshop
    • Quick Action by IAM and USTC Help Avoid Major Issue in Europe
    • USTC to Hold Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • Showcase your humanitarian and charity work in Movers Doing Good
    • More on the Newly Proposed DPS Prototype
    • DoD's Military Move Site Gets Upgrade
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Update
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Mattis: If given a budget, 'we will spend the money wisely'
    • Deploy or get out: New Pentagon plan could boot thousands of non-deployable troops

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan. 26, 2018

    • USTC to Hold Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • Registration now Open for IAM’s DOD European Workshop
    • More on the Newly Proposed DPS Prototype
    • U.S. Government Shutdown
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Update
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meetings
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • A Shortage of Trucks Is Forcing Companies to Cut Shipments or Pay Up
    • Diesel Hits Three-Year High, Rises 3.2¢ to $3.028 a Gallon

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan. 9, 2018

    • DPS Prototype and the USTC API RFI
    • IAM Planning a European DOD Workshop for Spring, 2018
    • Unified Carrier Registration for 2018 Now Available
    • How 30-day prototyping could solve the Army’s cyber-buying woes
    • DP3 2018 International Tender & 400NG Released
    • Fed raises key interest rate, keeps policy outlook unchanged
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Unwinding bureaucracy: Start of 2018 to see major Pentagon reform
    • USD(AT&L) Appoints “Highly Qualified Expert” to Lead Reorganization Effort
    • Fort Bragg to begin enforcing stricter ID requirements next month

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Dec. 26, 2017

    • Looking back on 2017 - 20 Key Issues from the Past Year
    • Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Deadline is Thursday
    • Motor Carrier Installation Access: The Department’s Way‐Forward
    • DP3 2018 International Tender & 400NG Released
    • IAM Planning a European DOD Workshop for Spring, 2018
    • Fed raises key interest rate, keeps policy outlook unchanged
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule
    • USTC Releases Updated Move.mil Website
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • IAM Senior VP Charles White to Speak at Regional CMSA January Meeting
    • Trucking Industry Worries New Rule Could Raise Costs
    • Fort Bragg to begin enforcing stricter ID requirements next month
    • USD (AT&L) Appoints “Highly Qualified Expert” to Lead Reorganization Effort

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Dec. 15, 2017

    • DP3 2018 International Tender & 400NG Released
    • IAM Planning a European DOD Workshop for Spring 2018
    • Fed raises key interest rate, keeps policy outlook unchanged
    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule Now Official
    • USTC Releases Updated Move.mil Website
    • Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • JPPSO-NE TSP/Agent Meeting – March 19, 2018
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Trump signs $700 billion military budget into law
    • Fort Bragg to begin enforcing stricter ID requirements next month

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Dec. 1, 2017

    • 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule Now Official
    • USTC Releases Updated Move.mil Website
    • IAM Planning a European DOD Workshop for Spring, 2018
    • New Household Goods Rate Offers Now Available in TMSS
    • Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • Unified Carrier Registration Process Still Delayed
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Senate defense spending bill $50B lower than what authorizers want
    • Don’t Believe the NDAA Hype: Congressional Appropriations Will Determine Defense Spending Levels

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Nov. 17, 2017

    • In Memoriam: Alan F. Wohlstetter
    • IAM Planning a European DOD Workshop for Spring, 2018
    • DHS Grants Real ID Extensions to Many States
    • Recalculation of Customer Satisfaction Survey (CSS) Scores for the 1 January to 14 May 2018 Performance Period
    • Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • Unified Carrier Registration Process Delayed
    • Tentative 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule Released
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • U.S. Navy Joins Puerto Rico Sealift Effort
    • Week ahead: Defense bill nears finish line
    • Diesel Climbs 3.3¢ to $2.915 a Gallon
    • Majority of small fleets yet to comply with ELD mandate

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Nov. 3, 2017

    • Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • Unified Carrier Registration Process Delayed
    • PowerPoint Presentations from the 2017 IAM Annual Meeting Now Available
    • Tentative 2018 DP3 Rate Filing Schedule Released
    • Trump announces the Pentagon’s top Asia, technology nominees
    • Press Release: U.S. Transportation Command’s trailblazing transition to cloud computing enhances its cyber processes and protection
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Look for the RPP Logo on IAM's Mobility Exchange
    • Mattis, allies eye faster military movement across Europe
    • Driver Shortage Returns to Top of ATRI’s Survey of Critical Industry Issues
    • Ray Martinez Receives Key Senate Backing for Top FMCSA Post

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Oct. 20, 2017

    • IAM Annual Meeting U.S. Government Program Wrap-up
    • Are You Ready for ELD Implementation?
    • REAL ID Enforcement Extensions Under Review
    • GSA Releases GSA500A-2017 & Request for Offers
    • AFL-CIO says repealing Jones Act would cost jobs
    • Pentagon Begins Another Fiscal Year Under Continuing Resolution
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Pasha Hawaii to Support Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts
    • LA will explore blocking companies from port if their truckers aren’t employees
    • Lord tinkering with AT&L reorg plan, industry relationships

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Oct. 5, 2017

    • IAM Annual Meeting U.S. Government Program
    • Your IAM member directory has just gotten a whole lot better - meet Mobility Exchange
    • GSA Increases IFF to 3.5% and Extends Current Rates
    • GSA Releases GSA500A-2017 & Request for Offers
    • Household Goods and Vehicle Shipment Programs for Department of Defense Consolidated Under U.S. Transportation Command
    • PCS shift: TRANSCOM targets ‘clunky’ Move.mil, may try to spread out busy summer season
    • Open Season Window Closes Soon
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • FMCSA Plans to Reduce Annual Carrier Registration Fees
    • Missed IAM's Webinar on FMC Regulations? No Problem - View the Webinar and Presentations on the IAM Website
    • Trump Waives Jones Act to Speed Up Aid Shipments to Puerto Rico
    • Massive defense bill awaits funding fight in Congress
    • White House Nominates N.J. Official Ray Martinez for Chief Post at FMCSA

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Sep. 22, 2017

    • Open Season
    • USTC Holds 2017 Personal Property Forum
    • 2017 Annual Meeting Schedule at a Glance Updated
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • IAM Mobile 24/7 App Launched
    • Important Webinar: Do you ship HHG in or out of the USA? Make sure you are not breaking the law!
    • Emails to IAM are bouncing back? We have a solution!

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Sep. 8, 2017

    • IAM Meets with IDA
    • IAM’s Mobility Exchange Replaces Member Directory
    • 2017 Annual Meeting Schedule at a Glance Updated
    • House Rejects Bid to Delay Dec. 18 ELD Mandate
    • SDDC to Hold the PPF in the Scott AFB Area
    • White House briefs state, local officials on Trump’s infrastructure plan
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • Thornberry: Defense Budget Could Get Sidelined

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Aug. 25, 2017

    • IAM Meets with New Director of the Consolidated Office for Personal Property
    • TODAY is the Last Day to Register for the 2017 IAM Annual Meeting and be Included in the Program Book!
    • Effects of the Computer Virus that Infected Maersk Shipping Continue to Plague DOD HHG Traffic
    • Maersk Says June Cyberattack Will Cost It Up to $300 Million
    • SDDC to Hold the PPF in the Scott AFB Area
    • Keppel's U.S. Yard to Build Pasha's LNG Container Ships
    • Little Known Bill on ELDs Quietly Gaining Supporters in US House
    • DOD & Government Personal Property News & Notes
    • IAM Events App to become IAM Mobile 24/7
    • Emails to IAM are bouncing back? We have a solution!
    • How hackers are targeting the shipping industry
    • TOTE Launching Jones Act Shipping Service to Hawaii with Philly-Built Containerships
    • Senate panel approves funding boost for Transportation Department

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