DLA News Archive

Archive: August, 2017

Aug. 21, 2017

Welcome Aboard!

DLA Land and Maritime welcomed 13 new employees at the July 26-27 New Employee Orientation.

Aug. 21, 2017

Distribution honors Women's Equality Day

The women’s suffrage movement began in 1848 at the Seneca Falls Convention in Seneca Falls, New York. Convened by suffragist leaders Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott, the committee published a “Declaration of Sentiments.”

Aug. 21, 2017

DSCC's food drive has a can-do attitude

The Defense Supply Center Columbus hosted an art competition that doubled as a food drive Aug. 3 – 9.

Aug. 21, 2017

Smart Energy Solutions evolve from 2017 DLA Energy Worldwide Energy Conference

The Worldwide Energy Conference's primary objective is to provide a forum for energy industry leaders in the private and public sectors to engage in dialogue about issues critical to both industry and consumers.

Aug. 18, 2017

Eliminating backorders keeps warfighter cooking

Thanks to the efforts of a group of DLA Troop Support’s Subsistence supply chain employees, the number of backorders for military food service equipment and food field equipment items has been hovering near zero for the past several months.

Aug. 18, 2017

Nothing eclipses DLA’s nationwide support

The total solar eclipse will draw eyes and darken skies as it travels across the United States, but it can’t dim the continued support of some Defense Logistics Agency locations in its path. Out of all of DLA’s locations worldwide, seven places will see the sun completely obscured by the moon in the eclipse’s path of totality Aug. 21.

Aug. 18, 2017

Resiliency Month

Fortifying resiliency is how DLA helps employees become more effective in their professional and personal lives. Join DLA Land and Maritime as we explore the four pillars throughout the month with activities and events for associates.

Aug. 18, 2017

Debra Hobbs is recognized for contributions to the DLA Land and Maritime workforce.

There’s a saying that behind every successful woman, is a group of other successful women who have her back. For associates at DLA Land and Maritime, Debra Hobbs is one of these women.

Aug. 18, 2017

DLA Distribution Susquehanna welcomes new installation senior enlisted advisor

U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Bryan J. Alberts, relinquished responsibility as Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Distribution, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania. Installation Senior Enlisted Advisor and 1st Sgt., to U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Maximo Nunez, during a change of responsibility ceremony here Aug. 15.

Aug. 17, 2017

Logistics On Location: DLA Supports Red River Army Depot

Vehicles of all shapes and sizes are critical to the warfighter’s readiness and the goal of the team at Red River Army Depot is to bring vehicles to mission ready status. DLA Distribution and DLA Land & Maritime work together to provide the Red River Depot with the quality parts and items they need to meet their mission. This story highlights a successful partnership that is critical to warfighter support.