DLA Disposition Services News

Archive: 2018

April 4, 2018

Exercise tests EOD and security forces

Defense Logistics Agency personnel in Qatar helped airmen from 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron and 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight collaborate on a training exercise recently.

April 3, 2018

Three years of living less dangerously

While people enjoy being recognized for what they have done, the Defense Logistics Agency safety program recently recognized those supporting DLA Disposition Services operations in Afghanistan for something they did not do for almost three years – lose work time from accidents.

April 2, 2018

Training helps warfighters deal with variety, bulk turn-ins

Team members at DLA Disposition Service sites are continuing to offer orientation and training whenever they can help make it easier for warfighters to dispose of excess items.

March 31, 2018

Sagami employees pitch in to protect environment

Defense Logistics Agency employees in Japan had the chance to think “green” during a quarterly USFJ Environmental Subcommittee and Environmental Engagement Panel meeting sponsored by U.S. Forces Japan staff from March 7 to 8.

March 12, 2018

Events offer updates on Network Optimization

Network Optimization was a major topic during two events in February as updates on the initiative were shared with the workforce.

March 2, 2018

Site training enables Seabee unit to begin its mission

When Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 11’s detachment arrived at Camp Covington, Guam, it got some on-site help from DLA Disposition Services staff

Feb. 27, 2018

Employees reaching out to help schools meet technology needs

People from across DLA Disposition Services are working to build greater awareness of the DoD Computers for Learning program.

Feb. 9, 2018

First blood drive gets 2018 off to a good start

While the initial number seems low, Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center employees rallied to meet the need for donations at the Feb. 7 blood drive.

Feb. 6, 2018

School makes good use of used military computers

Students at the Royal Point Academy, San Antonio, Texas now have their hands on computers once used by members of the military, thanks to DLA Disposition Services and the DOD Computers for Learning program.

Jan. 26, 2018

Albania flood victims get U.S. military excess property

Excess vests, blankets, sleeping bags, sand bags and a water pump were among the more than 2,200 pieces of equipment shipped from Camp Darby, Italy, to assist victims of recent devastating floods in Albania.

Jan. 12, 2018

Aging aircraft and equipment leaving Thai service

After many years of extended service, some U.S. property granted to the Royal Thai Army during the Cold War/Vietnam War era will be put to rest soon.