Key performance targets have been set for the chief executive of UK Hydrographic Office for financial year 2009-10. The targets are designed to drive continued improvements in the agency’s performance and are as follows:
KPT 1—Safety: While aiming for 100, to achieve a safety index of 95 or higher.
KPT 2—Defence: To deliver the defence hydrographic programme achieving an index rating of 95 or higher while transitioning to a multi-year service definition annex incorporating incentivised pricing.
KPT 3—Finance: Achieve a return on capital employed of 9 per cent. on a three-year rolling basis.
KPT 4—Efficiency: To achieve at least 75 out of 100 against 10 targets which together reflect a measure of organisational excellence.