|DLA Energy ships fuel containers for Operation United Assistance|
Storage containers to hold Defense Logistics Agency Energy-procured fuel for the government’s effort to combat Ebola in West Africa arrived in Buchanan, Liberia, Oct. 25. The MV Vega delivered 30 containers that will allow fuel to be stored for Operation United Assistance.
|Cargo vessel arrives in Africa with supplies, equipment for DLA mission|
The MV Vega, a commercial cargo vessel chartered by the Defense Logistics Agency, arrived in Liberia Oct. 25 to deliver critical supplies to support Operation United Assistance, the U.S. government’s effort to fight Ebola in West Africa. The vessel was loaded in the Netherlands.
|DLA Information Operations sets up agency’s tech in West Africa|
As DLA provides food, fuel, medical supplies, hazardous waste removal and more for the U.S. effort to combat Ebola in West Africa, DLA Information Operations is providing the satellite communications and networking infrastructure that enables DLA's support.
|DLA contracting team member supports anti-Ebola efforts|
Michaella Olson received the phone call at 10 a.m. Less than 30 hours later, the Defense Logistics Agency contingency contracting officer was on a plane headed to Monrovia, Liberia, to support Operation United Assistance.
|DLA Business Alliance Awards honor 22 private industry partners, customers|
The Defense Logistics Agency’s relationship with its partners in private industry is crucial to supporting warfighters across the globe, DLA Director Navy Vice Adm. Mark Harnitchek said Oct. 22 during the 17th annual Business Alliance Awards Ceremony at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.
|DLA provides thousands of cots for relief work in Liberia|
More than 2,600 cots were sent from Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services sites Oct. 9 to contribute to DLA’s effort to provide food, water, cots and tents to support Operation United Assistance, the U.S. government's effort to stop the Ebola virus in West Africa.
|DLA leaders visit Africa to assess buildup of logistics support|
Defense Logistics Agency Director Navy Vice Adm. Mark Harnitchek and DLA Logistics Operations Director Navy Rear Adm. Vince Griffith visited Monrovia and Senegal Oct. 10-12 to examine the pre-positioning of supplies that will be used to help fight the Ebola virus in West Africa.