DLA News Archive

Archive: August, 2017

Aug. 22, 2017

'Old Guard' Dining Facility Supports Army's Health, Readiness Strategy

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Department of Defense website — The Army's oldest active-duty infantry unit is supporting the service's efforts to upgrade its dining facilities and improve soldiers' health and readiness.

Aug. 22, 2017

Glynn named Junior NCO of the Quarter

Navy Logistics Specialist 2nd Class Brianna Glynn has been named DLA Distribution Junior Non-Commissioned Officer for the third quarter of fiscal year 2017.

Aug. 22, 2017

3-D printing a building

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center website — The Construction Engineering Research Laboratory in Champaign, Illinois, has successfully three-dimensionally printed a 512 square-foot concrete structure.

Aug. 22, 2017

August New Employee Orientation

The DLA Land and Maritime New Employee Orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and August 31 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Building 20, Buckeye Room.

Aug. 22, 2017

Self-Defense Class with Christie Ratcliff

Please join us for a Krav Maga-based self-defense class on Wednesday, August 23 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Cardinal Room.

Aug. 22, 2017

Culture Council Election

The Land & Maritime Culture Council will be holding elections in September for the Chair and Scribe positions. If elected, it will be for a shorter term that will end at the end of March 2018. If you are interested in either the Chair or Scribe positions, please send your nomination to Culture Council POCs and CC your supervisor by Sept. 1. For

Aug. 22, 2017

Malmstrom pharmacy receives renovations

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Malmstrom Air Force Base website — The base pharmacy received updates to its technology and layout in January and July to increase its efficiency and capabilities in serving Airmen and their families.

Aug. 22, 2017

Troop Support commander greets new class of PaCERs

Army Col. Mark Simerly asked the 137 new participants in the agency’s two-year training program to embrace DLA’s warfighter support mission. “The main reason we are here every day is to support the warfighter,” he said.

Aug. 22, 2017

'You got served': Misawa dining facility fuels exercise Northern Viper

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Misawa Air Base website — Pots clang, oven doors whip open and hot air and steam fill the air while small two-inch music speakers attempt to drown out the loud reminders of hard work.The dining facility is operating at more than 200 percent capacity at Misawa Air Base, Japan.

Aug. 21, 2017

DLA Energy employees recognized by Department of Energy

Three Defense Logistics Agency Energy contracting officers received the Department of Energy’s Federal Energy Management Program first ever “Spotlight” award during a ceremony at the 2017 Energy Exchange Training and Trade Show in Tampa, Florida, Aug. 16.