DLA Disposition Services News

Feb. 27, 2024

Employee Spotlight: Jen Ganka

A short Q&A with the agency's first-ever DSR program manager.

Feb. 23, 2024

Federal center welcomes community leader to celebrate Black History Month

Members of DLA Disposition Services celebrate Black History Month at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center, and welcomed Dr. Lester Johnson as he spoke not only on issues pertaining to African Americans, but also discussed matters of inclusion and diversity.

Feb. 20, 2024

(A new) Home on the range: JRTC

The creative application of DLA’s used equipment stocks is allowing Army brigades training in Louisiana to maneuver in ways they never have before.

Feb. 16, 2024

DLA Disposition Services assist in disposal of simulated munitions

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services recently aided the Pueblo Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant in Colorado by disposing of simulated munitions rounds in preparation for the site's scheduled closure

Feb. 12, 2024

Black History Month Employee Spotlight

The DLA Disposition Services Special Emphasis Program presents a Black History Month Employee Spotlight.

Feb. 9, 2024

Resource analysts from near and far host a landmark summit

Resource analysts from across DLA Disposition Services arrived in Battle Creek, Michigan for a three-day summit, to discuss topics ranging from contract requirements to training.

Feb. 8, 2024

(A new) Home on the range: NTC Fort Irwin

Far out in the desert, artillery booms across the ever-shifting sands, punishing DLA-sourced used vehicles, while soldiers sweep through fabricated towns brought to life by actors and set dressed with reused military equipment.

Feb. 6, 2024

Excess equipment to help build special operations capability

A Kaiserslautern-based property disposal specialist recently went the extra mile to transfer a valuable fabricating system from Germany to a stateside customer with an important mission.

Feb. 2, 2024

Small business training takes center stage for Disposition Services

Members of Disposition Services Contracting Division took part in contract development training focused on helping small businesses.

Feb. 1, 2024

A collaboration to share MLK’s legacy observed in Battle Creek

Federal employees gathered at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center in Battle Creek, Michigan, to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and remember the civil rights icon’s call to service.

Jan. 30, 2024

(A new) Home on the range: NTTR

Vehicles, equipment and materials sourced from DLA’s surplus equipment stocks provide a crucial element in the realistic training and preparation of America’s combat pilots at the sprawling Nevada Test and Training Range.

Jan. 25, 2024

Major facility upgrade underway at Barstow property disposal hub

The $24 million project will allow DLA Disposition Services personnel to support region warfighters from a single streamlined structure.

Jan. 23, 2024

Environmentalist saves agency customer’s life

Mike Lapine recently received the Superior Civilian Service Award for providing lifesaving response when a property turn-in customer’s heart stopped while dropping off excess material at a DLA facility in Germany in November.

Jan. 20, 2024

DLA Document Services reflects on 30 years of online printing

Technology has dramatically changed since the launch of Defense Logistics Agency Document Services’ first client-server ordering application, “Doc Access,” in late 1993. But that one-time cutting-edge concept eventually led to today’s cloud web-based Document Services Online.

Jan. 18, 2024

Euro team rallies to support colleague’s orchard loss

When a DLA employee-owned generational Sicilian farm was destroyed by wildfire, the DLA Disposition Services Europe and Africa region staff came together to help replace lost olive trees.