July 11, 2018
Civil engineers complete deployment readiness training
MARCH AIR RESERVE BASE, Calif. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the National Guard website — Eighty-four members of the 137th Special Operations Civil Engineering Squadron (137th SOCES) participated in deployment readiness training June 25-30 at March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County, California.
July 10, 2018
Puerto Rico power grid reenergizes with DLA-provided materials
DLA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers play a key role providing materials for the rebuilding of the power grid in Puerto Rico.
July 5, 2018
From nothing to something – Cargo City takes shape
ABDULLAH AL-MUBARAK AIR BASE, Kuwait —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Air Forces Central Command website — Construction is nearly complete on ‘Cargo City,’ a new operating location for U.S. and coalition forces to conduct aerial port operations in Kuwait. This aerial port will continue to serve as a major-military logistics point, and also functions as the largest aerial port of debarkation in the Middle East.
June 25, 2018
NMCB 5 Conducts Mount-Out Exercise
OKINAWA, Japan —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. 7th Fleet website — Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 completed a 48- hour Mount-Out Exercise (MOX) onboard Camp Shields in Okinawa, Japan, June 19-20.
March 30, 2018
20th SFS meeting supply, demand
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Shaw Air Force Base website — All units on military installations need serviceable equipment to ensure mission success.
Dec. 13, 2017
Total Force Team Takes On Runway Repair Project
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Department of Defense website — A team of 322nd Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron airmen spanning six specialties has taken on an extensive runway repair project to protect aircraft from potential foreign object damage -- known on flight lines as FOD.
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.
Nov. 2, 2017
51st CES receives RADR training
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Osan Air Base website — The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron can now conduct Rapid Airfield Damage Repair if called upon after receiving new RADR training from the Air Force Civil Engineer Center, Oct. 30 – Nov. 3.
Sept. 25, 2017
823rd RHS provides expeditionary infrastructure
HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Hurlburt Field website — Anybody new to Hurlburt Field is likely to notice a different atmosphere around base: the different uniforms, Air Commandos with different colored berets, and even civil engineer Airmen with red baseball caps.
Sept. 20, 2017
Wolfpack Engineers Combine Construction with Combat Skills during Ulchi Freedom Guardian
POCHEON, South Korea —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Pacific Command website — Units travel from all over South Korea to refine their warfighting skills at Rodriguez Live Fire Complex. For many, this means conducting large-scale tactical movements, rifle ranges, or firing missiles. For vertical engineers, this means construction and project management.