Aug. 23, 2018
MCSC teams with Marines to build world’s first continuous 3D-printed concrete barracks
MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Marine Corps Systems Command website — The Marine Corps is leading the way in employing advanced technologies and robotic construction. Earlier this month, the Additive Manufacturing Team at Marine Corps Systems Command teamed up with Marines from I Marine Expeditionary Force to operate the world's largest concrete 3D printer at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center in Champaign, Illinois.
Aug. 16, 2018
C&T employees go extra miles with the DLA Wellness Program
The last topic of DLA Troop Support’s VPP campaign is Well-Being. Employees from the Clothing & Textiles supply chain are taking advantage of the DLA Wellness Program to not just improve their well-being, but compete in extreme long distance races.
July 20, 2018
POL fuel yard gets first major upgrade since 50s
MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. —
Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Marines website — The 23d Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS) is currently overseeing the construction of the Petroleum, Oils and Lubricants (POL) fuels bulk storage yard, which is slated for completion Jan. 2019.
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.