The IDF Transport Center, responsible for the critical task of delivering tanks, armored personnel carriers, ammunition, gas, water and food to military units around the country, is preparing for the scenario of a multi-front conflict, in which it would need to mass deploy supplies to north and south, under heavy enemy fire.

Brig.-Gen. Josef Shamir, head of the Operations Department, described the Transport Center as “the biggest moving company in the Middle East,” telling The Jerusalem Post this week that it functions much like blood vessels do in the body, getting oxygen to every cell.

“We deliver functionality to every IDF unit; no outpost or unit will not have one of my soldiers there, enabling it to function,” he said. […]