DLA Disposition Services News

Archive: 2020

March 13, 2020

Women's History Month Spotlight: Kathleen Webb

Meet Kathleen Webb, a DLA Disposition Services environmental protection specialist from Hill Air Force Base in Utah. Kathleen is a veteran and federal employee with more than 19 years of service.

March 12, 2020

DLA Disposition Services Mid-America looks at "What's next"

“What’s next” was the event theme as the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Mid-America region held its annual leadership summit in February at Texas’ Red River Army Depot.

March 12, 2020

Former resident helped fight for women’s rights

As Defense Logistics Agency employees in Battle Creek, Michigan, observe Women’s History Month they should remember Sojourner Truth, a former local resident who advocated universal rights for men and women alike of all races.

March 10, 2020

Women's History Month Spotlight: Rita Binns

Meet Rita Binns, a DLA Disposition Services management and program analyst from San Diego, California. Rita is a veteran and federal employee with more than 19 years of service.

March 6, 2020

Agency helps cut Army excess and enhance readiness

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, have been hard at work assisting Army units there with their continued efforts to enhance readiness by getting rid of what they no longer need.

March 5, 2020

Scrap partnership to save Navy millions

The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility is now disposing of its nuclear submarine scrap through a Demilitarization as Condition of Sale contract offered through DLA Disposition Services.

March 5, 2020

DLA Distribution Navy Reservists support DDDE theater retrograde mission

The reservists working this mission have had a direct impact to the DLA mission in Europe and have directly impacted Army Readiness across the European Command area of responsibility.

March 4, 2020

World Help needs DLA's help

A DLA Disposition Services excess equipment donation customer has distributed millions in obsolete and excess military equipment to high-need nations around the world since 2010.

March 3, 2020

Eglin staff puts fallen Osprey to rest

Defense Logistics Agency employees at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, processed the wreckage from a 2012 aircraft mishap through a different disposal route than many other airframes.

March 2, 2020

Women's History Month Spotlight: Connie Nowicki

Get to know Constance “Connie” Nowicki, DLA Disposition Services Resource Management director in Battle Creek, Michigan.

March 1, 2020

DLA Disposition Services share books that have impacted their careers during National Reading Month

For National Reading month some of the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services leaders have shared the titles that had a lasting impact on them professionally.

Feb. 28, 2020

Event shares West Michigan’s African-American history

Defense Logistics Agency employees and guests took time to observe Black History Month, focusing on people and events in West Michigan’s past that contributed to that history

Feb. 18, 2020

Equipment from DLA Disposition Services to the rescue

Surplus military vehicles from DLA Disposition Services helped in the rescue of a woman, two children and two dogs when they became stranded in a wilderness area in Washington recently.

Feb. 16, 2020

Black History Month Spotlight: Chris "Buck" Buchanan

Get to know Chris "Buck" Buchanan, DLA Disposition Services West Region director in San Diego, California.

Feb. 14, 2020

Disposition leaders present annual plan to director

DLA Director Lt. Gen. Darrell Williams visited Battle Creek Feb. 11 to evaluate his agency’s disposal mission goals for the coming year.