|DLA helps Navy bid farewell to one of its oldest ships |
Before the USS Denver sails into history, her crew received some help with the decommissioning process from DLA personnel at Sasebo and Iwakuni, Japan. The Sasebo Recycling Center staff and Iwakuni’s disposal services representative supported the effort.
|Kandahar DLA Disposition Services employees protect bird’s nest|
When a bird’s nest with two eggs was discovered inside a large box of wire at the DLA Disposition Services site in Kandahar, Afghanistan, employees took steps to protect it. The box was marked to prevent any accidental disturbances and protect the baby birds.
|DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa supports wounded warrior center|
Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Europe & Africa provides daily support to the Wounded Heroes Service Center in Kaiserslautern, Germany. This military clothing sales store is specially designed to serve medically evacuated wounded service members.
|DLA simulates supply, contracting during disaster support exercise|
A wildfire burning out of control in New Mexico while a major hurricane strikes the East Coast set the stage for a notional disaster preparedness exercise played out by DLA. testing the agency’s ability to support the new items was one goal of the exercise.
|HQC Child Development Center hosts luau to thank volunteers|
Employees of the McNamara Headquarters Complex Child Development Center honored volunteers at the Aug. 7 with a tropical luau-themed cookout, complete with pulled pork, tropical drinks and tiki torches in appreciation for their service and dedication.
|Agency director names new deputy director of DLA Acquisition|
Roxanne Banks, director of the Small Business Administration’s Denver Finance Center, will be the new deputy director of DLA Acquisition. She currently serves as SBA’s senior procurement executive and the primary adviser to the chief acquisition officer.
|Leaders celebrate teamwork, alliance at USTRANSCOM-DLA Day|
Top officials from the Defense Logistics Agency and U.S. Transportation Command reinforced the organizations’ partnership and discuss strategies to improve warfighter support during USTRANSCOM-DLA Day Aug. 5 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.