DLA News Archive

Archive: 2020

Feb. 10, 2020

On track for a strong 2020

DLA Energy leadership briefed the DLA director on its fiscal year 2020 Dynamic Operating Plan at the McNamara Headquarters Complex at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Jan. 28. The Fiscal Year 2020 DLA Strategy Map for Energy emphasizes key items of service readiness, fueling the fight and posturing capabilities for a rapid response.

Feb. 10, 2020

Black History Month Spotlight: Army Col. Carl Eric Mason Sr.

The Defense Logistics Agency recognizes February as Black History Month. To honor the contributions of African-American employees, DLA is highlighting those who work daily to support the agency’s global mission.

Feb. 10, 2020

Storm drain improvements good for installation, environment

Views of white steam erupting from manhole covers around the installation might remind one of majestic geysers or whales expelling air at the ocean surface; but this warm cloud of condensation serves its own purpose for the infrastructure of Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

Feb. 9, 2020

Distribution Susquehanna implements voice technology in its Eastern Distribution Center

Distribution process workers use voice technology in the pick and pack process

Feb. 8, 2020

Black History Month Spotlight: Lakeea Kelly

Get to know Lakeea Kelly, an EEO specialist at DLA Disposition Services at Battle Creek, Michigan.

Feb. 7, 2020

2020 Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges CareerFest

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime participated in the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges CareerFest Jan. 31 at the Ohio Expo Center’s Kasich Hall. Employers who attended this career fest were offered the opportunity to meet high caliber undergraduate students seeking internships. People and Culture recruiters Dan Hayden and David Lanzillota spoke with more than 150 potential applicants who visited the booth over the four-hour period.

Feb. 7, 2020

January New Employee Orientation

Eight new associates attended the January New Employees Orientation in Bldg. 20 Cardinal Room. They will be reporting to Business Process Support (BA), Information Operations (J6), Financial Operations (J8C), People and Culture (C) and the DSCC Police Department.

Feb. 7, 2020

Black History Month spotlight: David P. Donald

February is Black History Month and this year’s Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute theme is “Honoring the Past, Securing the Future.” Throughout the month, we will spotlight DLA Energy employees who are honoring their history and making a difference through their accomplishments both in their workplace and community.

Feb. 7, 2020

Medical, IH teams face off in CIT event

The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Medical and Industrial Hardware supply chain Culture Improvement Teams sponsored a trivia-based event promoting cross-functional integration between employees.

Feb. 7, 2020

Troop Support Commander visits local Hardware vendor to gain insight, strengthen partnership

The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Commander Army Brig. Gen. Gavin Lawrence joined Industrial Hardware supply chain leaders on a visit to hardware vendor SPS Technologies to strengthen partnerships and gain better insight into IH’s industrial base.