SUPERVISE TWDS OPERATIONS
In this lesson, you will learn how to supervise tactical water distribution
system (hose line) operations.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Supervise TWDS operations.
You are the supervisor of a TWDS operation in a GS water
support unit which supports the corps. Your supervisor has
briefed you on the latest operation order and gives you the
most current storage, distribution, and issue logs.
equipment consists of an operational 10-mile length of
tactical water hose line, five 600-GPM pumps, two storage
systems, and enough expendable supplies for 30 days of
quantities of potable water are stored and
as required and that the quality of the potable
the standards set by the Office of the Surgeon
The material contained in this lesson was derived from the
following publications: FM 10-52, FM 10-52-1, and STP 10-
In Part A of this lesson, you will receive information on the description
and capability of the TWDS.
In Part B of this lesson, you will receive information on site and route
selection for the TWDS.
You will learn how to supervise soldiers in all
aspects of this activity.