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Oct. 29, 2015

Domestic Violence Awareness: Not just something we do in October

We make the mistake of thinking domestic violence happens only to other people—people we don’t know who, for reasons we can’t imagine, find themselves in dangerous situations fraught with emotional and physical pain.

Oct. 29, 2015

Eisenhower students learn DLA Distribution future plans strategy, tour DoD’s largest warehouse

Students from the Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy in Washington, D.C., visited Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Oct. 23 to discuss how DLA is evolving to continue delivering logistics solutions to the Combatant Commands.

Oct. 27, 2015

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force visits DSCR

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Cody traveled to Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, Oct. 26 to learn more about Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and DLA Distribution operations,Cody thanked Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Air Force Brig. Gen. Allan Day for allowing himself and his staff to visit, but more importantly Cody said he

Oct. 27, 2015

DLA Distribution San Diego commences material processing center operations in support of Commander, Submarine Squadron 11 at Point Loma

For over ten years, Submarine Force U.S. Pacific Fleet has relied upon the Naval Supply Systems Command Inter-service Supply Support Operations Program contract to provide material processing services at Naval Base Point Loma, San Diego, Ca., in support of home-ported submarines and a floating dry-dock.

Oct. 26, 2015

National Energy Action Month offers DLA Energy opportunities

October is National Energy Action Month, and amid the fall foliage, this month offers Defense Logistics Agency Energy an opportunity to highlight its support to the warfighter and its management of energy resources needed to protect the nation.

Oct. 26, 2015

HQC employees celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month with performance, fair

This year marks the 70th anniversary of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and to celebrate, the McNamara Headquarters Complex held two events to promote the achievements and contributions of people with disabilities.

Oct. 26, 2015

DSCR Ergonomics Team strives to achieve OSHA star

According to Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at Richmond’s Crystal Pauley, your posture, what type of chair you have, how you sit in it and the positioning of your keyboard and computer screen can make a world of difference in the workplace environment.  “If you’re sitting wrong at your desk, eight hours a day, 40 hours per week,

Oct. 26, 2015

Yokosuka distribution center hosts annual Forklift Rodeo and Safety Rally

On Oct. 9, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Yokosuka, Japan hosted their 10th annual Forklift Rodeo and Safety Rally, a five-event competition designed to test safe and efficient forklift operating skills.

Oct. 23, 2015

DLA Distribution hosts DLA Headquarters FMS Action Officers

In an effort to familiarize themselves with the Foreign Military Sales process, as well as meet face to face with the team from Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Headquarters, the DLA Headquarters FMS Action Officers visited DLA Distribution in New Cumberland, Pa., on October 22.

Oct. 23, 2015

Aerospace Energy brings awareness to breast cancer

To help bring awareness to breast cancer, Defense Logistics Agency Energy Aerospace Energy Supplier division employees held an event Oct. 22.