AMC commanding general visits RIA

By Sgt. 1st Class Shannon Wright, ASC Public Affairs OfficeAugust 20, 2014

Gen. Dennis Via, commanding general, U.S. Army Materiel Command, addresses Quad Cities media representatives after touring the Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Aug 20. Via said RIA is one of AMC's four Centers of Excellence with expertise in logistics, munitions, contracting, and manufacturing. He also said that AMC's operations on RIA support combatant commanders around the globe. Via will be presiding over the Army Sustainment Command's change of command ceremony tomorrow where Maj. Gen. John Wharton will turn over command to Maj. Gen. Kevin O'Connell. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Shannon Wright, ASC Public Affairs Office)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Gen. Dennis Via, commanding general, U.S. Army Materiel Command, addresses Quad Cities media representatives after touring the Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Aug 20. Via said RIA is one of AMC's four Centers of Excellence with expertise in logistics, munitions, contracting, and manufacturing. He also said that AMC's operations on RIA support combatant commanders around the globe. Via will be presiding over the Army Sustainment Command's change of command ceremony tomorrow where Maj. Gen. John Wharton will turn over command to Maj. Gen. Kevin O'Connell. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Shannon Wright, ASC Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL