I | Technical Definitions
Integrated Material Manager (IMM)
A two position alphanumeric code that indicates the material manager responsible for the execution of assigned material management functions for selected items or selected federal supply classes.
A one position alpha code, which indicates that a national stock number (NSN) has been reviewed to ensure that the freight classification data is correct. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 176.
Intermediate Container Code
A two position alphanumeric code that indicates a container which holds two or more unit packs of identical items. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix j, table j.vii.
Intermediate Container Quantity
A three position alphanumeric code that indicates the quantity of the unit packs contained in the intermediate container. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and MIL-STD-2073-1E, appendix b, table b.i.
Inventory Account Code
A one position alpha code that designates the inventory account in which an item of supply is held in the coast guard supply system. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 127.
Issue, Repair, Requisition Restriction Code (IRRC)
A two position alphanumeric code that indicates restrictions to issue or procurement of the material involved or instructions for item requisitioning, turn-in, or exchange. In accordance with navsup p-485, volume ii, appendix 9, part G and DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 95.
Item Management Code (IMC)
A code denoting whether items of supply shall be subjected to integrated management under the defense supply agency or retained by the individual military service or other Department of Defense components for their management. Assigned by the activity responsible for item management coding. See volume 10, tables 77 and 143 and quick info online.
Item Management Coding Activity (IMCA)
The military service inventory control point /icp/ or other Department of Defense component performing item management coding.
Item Name Code (INC)
A five position numeric code that is assigned to each approved item name. Non-approved item names are assigned item name code 77777. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 20.
Item Name Description
A clear text field for the item name description and characteristics.
A thirty-two position alphanumeric or special character name, which establishes a basic concept of the item of supply to which the item belongs. It may be a basic noun or noun-phrase, followed by those modifiers necessary to differentiate between item concepts for items having the same basic noun.
Item Standardization Code (ISC)
A one position alphanumeric code, which represents the item standardization decision. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 91.
Item Type Storage Code
A one position alphanumeric code that indicates the type of storage space and environment conditions to be maintained for an item during storage and shipment. In accordance with DOD 4100.39-m, volume 10, table 182 and DA PAM 708-2, table 3-20.