DLA Distribution News

Archive: November, 2017

Nov. 30, 2017

Corpus Christi deputy receives DLA Directors Strategic Goals Award for hurricane support

Jeremy Beckwith, deputy commander of DLA Distribution Corpus Christi, Texas, has been awarded the DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award for fourth quarter, fiscal year 2017.

Nov. 29, 2017

Distribution Acquisition Operations hones skills with Services Acquisition Workshop

To practice the steps of a service acquisition process, members of DLA Distribution’s Acquisition Operations recently participated in a Services Acquisition Workshop (SAW).

Nov. 28, 2017

Tobyhanna offers array of Firefinder services to foreign customers

Interest in excess defense articles continues to bolster relationships between Tobyhanna Army Depot and many of the Army’s international partners through the Foreign Military Sales Program.

Nov. 23, 2017

DLA Distribution Commanding General's Thanksgiving Message

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate with friends and family and show appreciation for all that we have and, as I prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, I am extremely grateful for my wonderful family. Additionally, I am thankful to be part of DLA Distribution.

Nov. 22, 2017

San Joaquin’s Central Receiving Team awarded DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award

DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California’s, Central Receiving Team has been awarded the DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award for fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017.

Nov. 21, 2017

Warner Robins acting deputy awarded DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award

Frederick “Tony” Brooks has been awarded the DLA Director’s Strategic Goals Award for third quarter, fiscal year 2017.

Nov. 20, 2017

DLA Distribution Hill provides deployable hospitals to the warfighter

If you’ve ever driven past building 1160 on the west side of Hill Air Force Base, you may have wondered about the hundreds of containers stacked behind it.

Nov. 17, 2017

DLA CENTCOM & SOCOM commander visits Distribution headquarters

Army Col. Archie S. Herndon Jr., commander of DLA Central Command and Special Operations Command, visited DLA Distribution headquarters Nov. 7 for an overview of DLA Distribution, and a tour of DLA Distribution Susquehanna’s Eastern Distribution Center, the largest storage facility in the Department of Defense.

Nov. 16, 2017

New DLA Strategic Plan lays out goals for 2018-2026

DLA is reaffirming its commitment to support warfighter readiness with its new 2018-2026 Strategic Plan, which supports DoD priorities to build a more lethal force, reinforce alliances with industry and government partners, and reform business practices.

Nov. 16, 2017

DLA Distribution announces Employees of the Quarter

DLA Distribution deputy commander Twila Gonzales, Senior Executive Service, announced the Employee of the Quarter award winners for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017.

Nov. 15, 2017

DLA Distribution celebrates the Marines Corps 242nd birthday

DLA Distribution employees gathered to wish a collective “Happy Birthday” to the U.S. Marines Corps Nov. 9, in honor of the services 242nd birthday. Paul Smith, DLA Distribution Current Operations served as the master of ceremonies for the event.

Nov. 14, 2017

DLA Distribution welcomes three new reserve commanders

As part of its Reserve Commander’s Workshop November 3-5 at DLA Distribution headquarters in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, DLA Distribution’s Expeditionary Logistics Joint Reserve Team welcomed three new commanders to the helm of reserve teams located in San Joaquin, California, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Norfolk, Virginia.

Nov. 13, 2017

DLA Distribution Jacksonville welcomes new director

Charles Crumb assumed command of DLA Distribution Jacksonville, Florida, on Nov. 12.

Nov. 11, 2017

DLA Distribution Commanding General's Veterans Day Message

Veterans Day is a national holiday set aside to thank and honor all Warfighters who have served honorably in the military, during peacetime and war.

Nov. 9, 2017

DLA Distribution honors POW/MIA with Missing Man Table

In honor of America’s Missing in Action and Prisoners of War, DLA Distribution hosted a Missing Man Table and Honors Ceremony. The ceremony, held Sept. 28 at DLA Distribution Headquarters in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, served to remind attendees that those missing are still present in spirit.