DLA Disposition Services News

Archive: February, 2021

Feb. 27, 2021

Gimcheon ops chief honored

Pat Leverett was named DLA Disposition Services Employee of the Quarter for his outstanding contributions in South Korea at the start of fiscal 2021.

Feb. 26, 2021

DLA Disposition Services Black History month program

The Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services joins the nation in celebrating National African American / Black History month.

Feb. 25, 2021

Barstow site lead honored for 1st quarter performance

Heath Buswell was recently named DLA Disposition Services Employee of the Quarter.

Feb. 23, 2021

Fort Meade disposal specialist recalls protective suit transfer to FEMA

Angela Sakryd helped transfer 40,000 excess protective suits from DTRA to FEMA.

Feb. 22, 2021

Afghan operations making milestones

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees have been serving in Afghanistan in support of U.S. forces deployed there and noted significant milestones for DLA in the past few weeks.

Feb. 19, 2021

Puerto Rico school rebuilds with surplus property

A small K-12 academy in the island territory looked to the states and federal government for vehicles and equipment after Hurricane Maria losses.

Feb. 19, 2021

Black History Month Spotlight: Robin Nichols

Get to know Robin Nichols, DLA Logistics Information Services management/program analyst and president of American Federation of Government Employees - Local 1626.

Feb. 17, 2021

DLA lays historic Great Lakes watercraft to rest

The mighty “Paul Bunyan” helped Soo Locks operators hold back Lake Superior since the WWII era.

Feb. 15, 2021

Battle Creek team helps equip Central operations

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees at global sites often count on colleagues in Battle Creek, Michigan, to ensure essential equipment they need like the team who helps keep the specialized equipment site staffs rely on getting to where it is needed.

Feb. 13, 2021

Black History Month Spotlight: Sabrina Young

Get to know Sabrina Young, DLA Disposition Services property disposal specialist with environmental duties.

Feb. 12, 2021

Prairie Hill – Rocky Hill Volunteer Fire Department gives military truck a new mission

Texas’ Prairie Hill – Rocky Hill Volunteer Fire Department recently acquired an excess Stewart Stevenson military truck through the Defense Department’s Firefighter Property Program.

Feb. 11, 2021

One-time sale benefits DLA, Portuguese

A thousand pieces of furniture were recently removed from remote Lajes Field facilities in the Azores, saving taxpayers from substantial disposal costs.

Feb. 8, 2021

Mid-America team honored with agency award

Defense Logistics Agency employees from DLA Disposition Services’ Mid-America region were among the personnel honored in the DLA Director's Strategic Goals Award for the 4th Quarter of fiscal 2020.

Feb. 7, 2021

HDI Fitness center reopens

Keeping things clean and sanitized is the name of the game for the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center fitness facility as people are once again welcomed back to work out.

Feb. 5, 2021

Good idea nets big savings

While Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees usually market reusable materials to warfighters, the Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, staff recently became their own customers when a good idea helped solve a messy problem.