DLA News Archive

Archive: August, 2016

Aug. 16, 2016

Phased retirement rules for DLA employees still in development

DLA Human Resources officials are working to develop and publish the final rules for implementing the “phased retirement” option in the agency.

Aug. 15, 2016

DLA Distribution announces third quarter award winners

DLA Distribution has announced the winners of the fiscal year 2016 third quarter Employee of the Quarter, Team of the Quarter, Mission Impact and Big Ideas awards.

Aug. 12, 2016

Aviation employee’s son going for Olympic gold in Rio

Whether it’s watching Michael Phelps and Simone Manuel in the pool, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving on the basketball court or the U.S. women’s gymnastics team, the excitement of the 2016 summer Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro can cause your heart to race.

Aug. 12, 2016

USTRANSCOM leader visits Troop Support to strengthen DLA partnership

The senior enlisted leader of the U.S. Transportation Command made his first visit to Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Aug. 10 to strengthen the relationship between the two organizations.

Aug. 11, 2016

Employee Spotlight: Carl M. Dreschel

Carl Dreschel, general engineer with Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Installation Management Division, enjoys photography, spending time with his wife and daughters, and being himself.

Aug. 11, 2016

Employees share culture, diversity, and talent at DSCC

How many stripes are on the U.S. flag? If you know the answer, you may have had a shot at the trivia challenge at Defense Supply Center Columbus’ 2016 Installation People and Culture Day.

Aug. 11, 2016

Troop Support pharmacist inducted into Order of Military Medical Merit

The chief pharmacist at DLATroop Support began his Army medical career as a Special Forces medic. Twenty-five years later, his distinguished service earned Maj. Randall Sweeney induction into the Order of Military Medical Merit.

Aug. 11, 2016

Hill distribution center welcomes new deputy director

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Hill, Utah, recently welcomed Preston Kriegshauser as their new deputy director.

Aug. 11, 2016

DLA set to expire CAGE codes

DLA is changing the way it manages Commercial and Government Entity codes by assigning an expiration date to all new or updated codes after Aug. 25.

Aug. 10, 2016

Army Reserve Element receives new Commander

During a ceremony Aug. 6 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex, Fort Belvoir, Va., Col. Jeffery G. Greene took command of the Defense Logistics Agency’s Army Reserve Element replacing Col. Ronnie M. Davis.