Oct. 10, 2018
Troop Support Academy gives DLA employees first-hand glimpse of warfighter support
Some DLA employees have never worn the uniform. Their only point of reference to the many items that they procure is a national stock number or cage code. The recent Troop Support Academy gave them a first-hand look at the numerous items they provide to the warfighter each day.
Oct. 6, 2018
Army testing more effective ghillie suits
FORT BELVOIR, Va. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command website — The Army is looking for an improved ghillie suit to replace the flame-resistant, camouflage suit now worn by snipers to keep them from being seen by the enemy.
Oct. 5, 2018
New coveralls to make life more comfortable for fuel handlers
FORT BELVOIR, Va. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command website — Fuel handler coveralls are worn by some 17,000 petroleum supply specialists in the Army who fuel trucks, aircraft and boats, and who operate pipelines and storage tanks around the globe.
Sept. 12, 2018
Troop Support reps talk clothing, textiles at National Industries for the Blind conference
Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support representatives discussed key industry topics with military clothing and equipment manufacturers that employ blind and visually impaired Americans Sept. 6.
June 7, 2018
DLA leaders meet with industry partners, discuss engagement strategies
Fort Belvoir, Virginia —
Defense Logistics Agency Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell Williams met with several private-sector leaders at the McNamara Headquarters Complex to discuss how DLA can better engage with its industry partners during a meeting with representatives from industry associations May 31.
May 30, 2018
Troop Support senior enlisted leader retires with nearly 26 years of service
On the cusp of Memorial Day, the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support’s senior enlisted service member thanked fallen military members for their service during his retirement ceremony May 23. Army Master Sgt. Jose Moraga retired from the military with nearly 26 years of service.
May 11, 2018
Troop Support Spotlight: Victoria Czaia
Victoria Czaia, DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles customer account specialist and culture improvement team member, was teaching English in China during the Sichuan earthquake of 2008, 10 years ago today. Czaia joined the Red Cross there to help those affected.
Feb. 23, 2018
DLA Troop Support supervisor recognized for oversight of Navy uniforms transition
Anthony J. Ruzicka's team from the Clothing and Textiles supply chain oversaw the fielding of two Navy uniforms, earning him DLA Troop Support's Supervisor of the Quarter.
Feb. 13, 2018
C&T provides winter clothes to Syrians returning home
Nearly 15,000 internally displaced persons returning to a liberated Raqqah, Syria, received winter clothes and blankets provided by the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support.
Nov. 22, 2017
DLA, military services brief clothing, equipment support plans to industry partners
CHERRY HILL, NEW JERSEY —
The third annual Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Clothing and Textiles Joint Advanced Planning Brief for Industry was held in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, and attended by nearly 800 representatives from U.S. clothing and textiles manufacturers, the military services and the government.