Formulates and maintains the
highway regulation plan and
traffic circulation plan.
Acts as a clearing house for highway status information.
Implements established priorities for highway routing.
Processes route clearance requests.
Established procedures for
construction, damage, etc.
Established main supply routes (MSR's) and alternates.
Maintains a situation map of the road net to reflect data on such
things as obstructions, detours, defiles, capacities, enemy
activity, and road conditions.
Consolidates/issues movement credits.
Modifies routings, schedules, and priorities as required by the
Coordinates with the host nation for the use of highways.
well as others) as does the MCC at corps. He is a division special staff
officer. (See Figure 1-2.) Do not confuse him with the division movement
control officer (MCO) at the division support command.
transportation officer is concerned with overall transportation functions in
These include preparing transportation plans and providing
technical advice to the commander and staff. The MCO is responsible for the
allocation of division transportation assets, and for obtaining additional
c. Transportation Officer
The transportation officer's responsibilities include the following:
Supervising the HTD.
Preparation of the traffic circulation plan.