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May 26, 2021

USMC gets a lift in Battle Creek

Personnel in Michigan are getting a quality training opportunity while providing money-saving heavy-lift capability to a deactivating Marine Corps Bridge Company that came to DLA’s aid in the past.

May 24, 2021

HDIFC hosts 2021 DLA DS Spring Leadership Summit

DLA Disposition Services leaders arrived to HDIFC to discuss strategic plans and initiatives.

May 19, 2021

One-of-a-kind Battle Creek training facility turns 10

The Training and Operations Simulation Center has provided countless hours of hands-on and classroom instruction to aspiring reverse logisticians from around the world.

May 19, 2021

Truck from DLA helps Garrison Volunteer Fire Department lead with heart

The Garrison VFD said they wanted to share hope and support for the community by literally showing their colors when they converted the excess 6x6 military truck they acquired from DLA. The truck honors individuals and bears their names on ribbons, stressing hope and awareness.

May 17, 2021

Gimcheon environmental chief honored

Danny Kim was recently named DLA Disposition Services Employee of the Quarter for his property disposal support to warfighters in Korea.

May 14, 2021

Culture Spotlight: Brienne Hallifax

The site lead from Rota, Spain, talks about her life and working for DLA.

May 12, 2021

Virtual workshops examine waste disposal alternatives

DLA and Army Corps of Engineers personnel will soon begin meeting online to brainstorm waste disposal methods and technologies.

May 10, 2021

Mobile Battle Creek Veterans Affairs team vaccinates local community members

The HDIFC played host to Battle Creek Veterans Affairs as they administered COVID vaccinations to veterans, their spouses, and caregivers.

May 8, 2021

DLA Disposition Services training helps improve care of veterans

Recently members of the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services’ Equal Employment Opportunity team provided training to the local Veterans Affairs Medical Center for 25 staff members.

May 6, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Bill Cohoe

Bill Cohoe is DLA Disposition Services' safety manager and has been with federal government for 34 years. Cohoe enjoys hunting, camping, and spending time with his family.

May 3, 2021

DLA takes center stage during virtual Small Business Networking Session

DLA provides Michigan small businesses with networking tools and educates them on government purchasing and selling capabilities.

April 29, 2021

Property disposal field offices to close

60 employee positions will be realigned over the coming year to optimize disposal network capacity and improve overall support to the warfighter.

April 23, 2021

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services names the first of two Culture Champion alternatives

Environmental Protection Specialist Chris Aguas was recently selected as an alternate Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services “Culture Champion.”

April 22, 2021

Take your child to work day – pandemic edition

For much of our workforce at some point during the past year, it has been “take your child to work day” as we shifted to continue operations with max telework and schools/childcare closing/going virtual. As such, our workforce has shared with their children information about what they do.

April 20, 2021

New command video highlights reverse logistics

A recently-produced 4-minute information film outlines the mission and priorities of DLA Disposition Services and its global workforce.