State of the Coast Guard Addresses:
"State of the Coast Guard", delivered 16 March 1995 at Bolling Air Force Base Officer's Club.
"State of the Coast Guard: Core Values of Honor, Respect and Devotion to Duty Power the Service Into the 21st Century," delivered 11 April 1996.
"State of the Coast Guard", delivered 16 April 1998.
Speeches, Testimony, Interviews, Articles & Publications:
Commandant's Change of Command, 1 June 1994.
"Commandant's Message to the Coast Guard," ALCOAST 055/94, 3 June 1994.
"Leadership at All Levels: Interview With USCG Commandant Adm. Robert E. Kramek", interview by Editor in Chief James D. Hessman & Contributing Editor Vincent C. Thomas, Jr., published in Sea Power Magazine, August, 1994.
"U.S. Coast Guard Overview: 1995," Commandant's Bulletin, 1-95, January, 1995.
Commandant's Direction, Goals & Vision Statement, February, 1995.
"Deep Water Mission Analysis: Service Looks Into the Future 21st Century Coast Guard", Commandant's Bulletin (May, 1995).
The Deepwater Mission Analysis Report (MAR) reviewed all missions performed in the deepwater environment and provided and estimate of what capabilities the Coast Guard required to carry out those responsibilities effectively.
'Faster, Smarter, More Efficient: Today's Coast Guard: Being the Best It Can Be", an article by Admiral Kramek published in Sea Power Magazine, August, 1995.
"State of the Coast Guard: Core Values of Honor, Respect and Devotion to Duty Power the Service Into the 21st Century," 1996.
The Identification of Mission Need Statement (MNS) documented a continuing need for deepwater assets, current interconnectivity and interoperability difficulties and the current decline of missions capability. The MNS stated that the Deepwater Project would be developed as an "integrated system of surface, air and sensor components." The project was designated as a major system acquisition and authorized to proceed.
"Commanding the Lifesavers and Much More", an article by Tom Philpott published in The Retired Officer Magazine, August 1996.
"'To Support the Warfighting CINCs': Interview With Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert E. Kramek" interview by Editor in Chief James D. Hessman & Editor Emeritus L. Prina published in Sea Power Magazine, August, 1996.
United States Coast Guard 1997 Annual Report, March, 1997.
"Statement of Admiral Robert E. Kramek on the Fiscal Year 1999 Budget Request Before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Related Agencies; Committee on Appropriations; House of Representatives", 5 March 1998.
Request for Proposals (RFP) for Phase 1 of Deepwater Project (16 March 1998).
Historical Timeline as Commandant, 1994-1998.
"ADM Robert E. Kramek: Saying Goodbye to the Service's 20th Commandant", Coast Guard Magazine (July, 1998).
Commandant's Change of Command, 29 May 1998.
"Reducing the Work Force", Commandant's Bulletin, June, 1994.
"Streamlining Begins: Downsizing Continues", Commandant's Bulletin, December, 1995.
Functional Statements for Streamlined Headquarters Organization, 15 March 1996 (From Chief, Streamlining Implementation Team; updated as per request of the Chief of Staff through G-CQM, 10 January 2001).