Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Nathan Beach and Petty Officer 3rd Class Tyler Hudson inventory parts for a new 29-foot Response Boat-Small II at Station St. Petersburg, Florida, Aug. 18, 2014. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Ashley J. Johnson

Testing underway for new financial management services

For several reasons, the Coast Guard has begun to transition from the outdated Core Accounting System, to a new, standardized integrated financial management, procurement, and asset management system and supporting process that will result in improved compliance with federal standards and effective operational support.