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Archive: August, 2021

Aug. 30, 2021

Equipment from DLA Disposition Services helps Kempner Volunteer Fire Department expands fire service

Under the Department of Defense Firefighter Program a five-ton truck from the military transferred to the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services as excess is now fighting Texas fires with the Kempner Volunteer Fire Department.

Aug. 26, 2021

Grounded C-130 is given new life as a training aid

A group of Marines are able to participate in tactical recovery of aircraft and personnel training thanks to DLA Disposition Services providing a C-130 fuselage to their unit.

Aug. 24, 2021

Excess items find new home through requisition

When a Defense Department no longer needs an item, that doesn't necessarily mean the item's usefulness is at an end. When an item is declared as excess and no longer needed, the property begins its requisition journey.

Aug. 20, 2021

Logistics On Location: DLA Disposition Services, Camp Lejeune, NC

The DLA team at Camp Lejeune will help you with all your reutilization, disposal, and hazmat needs.

Aug. 20, 2021

Local art contest showcases veteran creations

A local art show featuring the work of veterans paves the way for a national competition.

Aug. 19, 2021

Excess military truck from DLA Disposition Services adds firefighting power to Volunteer Fire Department

The Glen Cove Volunteer Fire Department converted a 2.5-ton excess military Stewart Stevenson that had been turned into the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services as excess into a firefighting machine.

Aug. 18, 2021

Representative Peter Meijer visits DLA Disposition Services

Congressman Peter Meijer, U.S. House of Representatives, Michigan 3rd District, visited Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan, for an overall introduction for the agency’s mission.

Aug. 18, 2021

Iwakuni Marines train on repurposed fuselage

A scrapped C2A Greyhound turned in to DLA Disposition Services gave military firefighters a valuable learning tool right to its end.

Aug. 12, 2021

Disposition Services director addresses workforce

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Director Mike Cannon addressed the workforce during his Director’s Call event at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center August 10.

Aug. 9, 2021

Employee Spotlight: David Tran

David Tran talks about his life and working for DLA Disposition Services.

Aug. 6, 2021

Disposition Services refuses to let the pandemic sink its naval support

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services recently partnered with the U.S. Navy to provide disposal requirements for current operations on multiple vessels in the Central region even through a global pandemic.

Aug. 6, 2021

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services starts planning for annual Continuity of Operation Training Exercise

Key Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services employees met to discuss the annual Continuity of Operations Training Exercise scheduled for later this fall.

Aug. 4, 2021

All American Day at Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services’ Equal Employment Opportunity Office hosted All American Day at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center on July 28.

Aug. 3, 2021

Renovation of Disposition Services warehouse on Ft. Bragg begins

DLA Disposition Services’ Ft. Bragg facility in North Carolina is preparing to undergo a series of renovations. Work has just begun on a new project that will see site improvements to both safety and performance aspects of its’ warehouse facility.

Aug. 1, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Army Lt. Col. Juan Talamantes Jr.

Army Lt. Col. Juan Talamantes Jr. is DLA Disposition Services Central director and has served his country for the past 27 years.