DLA News Archive

Tag: Europe & Africa

May 17, 2024

Expeditionary teams close out DEFENDER ’24 field ops

Agency expeditionary civilians and servicemembers share perspectives on exercise accomplishments, their teams, and visiting Germany during the largest U.S. Army-led exercise in Europe.

May 7, 2024

Expeditionary personnel support DEFENDER ’24 

Agency civilians and servicemembers have established field operating sites in Germany to participate in the largest U.S. Army exercise in Europe.

May 3, 2024

Deployment exposes DLA employee to warfighters’ needs, agency capabilities

A DLA Logistics Operations employee recently got to witness the fruits of her hard work during a deployment to Wiesbaden, Germany, where she supported warfighters throughout U.S. Army Europe and Africa.

March 12, 2024

Joint fuel community attends week-long strategic planning events

More than 300 petroleum leaders, including representatives from combatant commands and service control point partners, attended Joint Petroleum Week held in the McNamara Headquarters Complex at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Feb. 26 to March 1.

Oct. 5, 2023

DLA, European partners reconcile fuel accounts worth $81.2M

A DLA Energy Finance team worked with European partners to collect payment of reciprocal fuel sales that is expected to reimburse more than $81 million to the Defense Department’s Working Capital Fund.

Sept. 28, 2023

European leaders meet to discuss reciprocal fuel support

More than 80 leaders from 14 European countries met to discuss strengthening reciprocal fuel support during DLA Energy Europe & Africa Fuels Exchange Agreements Forum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 19-21.

June 5, 2023

DLA Energy Europe & Africa welcomes a new commander

DLA Energy Europe & Africa welcomed a new commander, Army Lt. Col. Leslie Shipp, during a change of command ceremony on Kleber-Kaserne Army Base in Kaiserslautern, Germany, May 22.

April 24, 2023

DLA Energy fuel lab celebrates renovations

With a ceremonial flourish of scissors, DLA Energy Europe & Africa petroleum laboratory celebrated the completion of its $4 million renovation in a ribbon cutting ceremony at Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Kaiserslautern, Germany, April 6.

Oct. 7, 2022

$48 million collected from international fuel exchanges

More than $48 million will be added to the DOD Working Capital Fund after a DLA Finance Energy team settled several fuel direct bill and FEA invoices with international partners at the DLA Energy Fuels Exchange Agreements Forum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 20-22.

Oct. 3, 2022

DLA Energy hosts 17th annual international Fuels Exchange Agreement Forum

Representatives from 13 countries met in person to talk fuel infrastructure, future operations, future initiatives, challenges, and increased partnership opportunities during the 17th annual DLA Energy Fuels Exchange Agreement Forum in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 20-22.