NPFC - MIL-STD-31000
TECHNICAL DATA PACKAGES
|Publication Date:||31 October 2018|
This standard defines the requirements for a technical data package (TDP) and its related TDP data management products. The purpose of the TDP is to provide an authoritative technical description of an item which is clear, complete and accurate, and in a form and format adequate for its intended use. A TDP contains elements, is described by a level and type, and may have associated metadata and supplementary technical data. A TDP is a sub-set of product and technical data as shown in the hierarchical breakdown in Figure 1.
TDP levels, types, elements and TDP data management products will be identified in accordance with this standard and applicable Data Item Descriptions (DID), as tailored and imposed through the TDP Option Selection Worksheet (Figure 5) or as defined in block 16 of the DD1423, Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRL) in contracts, purchase orders, and Military Interdepartmental Procurement Requests (MIPRs) (hereafter referred to collectively as "the contract")
TDP elements procurable under this standard are intended for use in a wide variety of functions in the life cycle of materiel developed for the Department of Defense. Some examples of these... View More
TDP elements procurable under this standard are intended for use in a wide variety of functions in the life cycle of materiel developed for the Department of Defense. Some examples of these functions are design evaluation, design development, provisioning, procurement (competitive and non-competitive), manufacture, transportation, installation, maintenance, modification, and engineering and logistics support. TDP data management products are intended for use by the procuring activity in ensuring that TDP elements acquired under this standard conform to contractual requirements.View Less