DLA Distribution News

Archive: July, 2019

July 31, 2019

Demo Day for World War I Era Former DLA Distribution Headquarters

After one hundred years standing on the Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna installation,

July 29, 2019

Distribution Commanding Officer Discusses Current Landscape at Team Rally

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer Navy Supply Corps Rear Adm. Kevin M. Jones hosted a DLA Distribution team rally July 23. The team rally began with Jones recognizing new Distribution teammates followed by an awards ceremony for teammates who put forth extraordinary efforts.

July 26, 2019

DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy, Military Personnel Conduct COMREL Event at Historical Church in Presa

DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy, military personnel conducted a community relations event at the Chiesa Maria Ss. delle Grazie Church.

July 24, 2019

DLA Distribution Expeditionary—Whole of Government Logistics Enabler

Hurricane Katrina, a Category 4 hurricane with a storm surge well above normal high tide levels, swept across the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama Gulf Coasts in August 2005, with maximum sustained winds at landfall estimated at 140 miles per hour. There were many lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina. One major lesson was that support supplies need to reach victims sooner rather than later following a disaster.

July 22, 2019

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Chief of Staff Recognizes Local Air Force Veteran

George Hemler was just 19 years old when he arrived at Laredo Air Force Base, Texas, in 1958. Drafted shortly after the end of the Korean War, the Pennsylvania native found himself far from home and facing an uncertain future. Little did he know the long-lasting effects his three-year tour would have, not only on his life, but on future generations.

July 19, 2019

DLA Distribution Norfolk’s Deputy Commander retires from federal service

Having served 41 years in the federal service, Denise Cordeiro-Bennett, deputy director, DLA

July 18, 2019

DLA Installation Management Susquehanna Fire and Emergency Services takes advantage of unique training opportunity

As good stewards of the taxpayers’ dollars, the Defense Logistics Agency is always looking to fully

July 17, 2019

Military Housing Demolition underway at Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna

The world was a much different place when military housing was constructed at the New Cumberland

July 16, 2019

DLA, Army Win Future Trends Award

The Defense Logistics Agency, Army and Takteon, LLC received the 2019 “Future Trends” Team Award

July 15, 2019

Rear Adm. Lindsey visits DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy

Navy Rear Adm. Yancy B. Lindsey, Commander, Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia/ Commander,

July 12, 2019

International Students visit DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

Seventeen international students with the International Officers Supply Course taught by the U.S.

July 11, 2019

House Oversight and Reform Committee Staffers visit DLA Distribution

Matthew Patane and Damon Marx with the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Reform Committee,

July 10, 2019

San Joaquin Partnering with the Discovery ChalleNGe Academy to enhance the distribution center’s workforce

DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California, located in Tracy, has partnered with the leadership of the

July 9, 2019

Distribution Leaders participate in BYR2S 2019

The Defense Logistics Agency hosted the 2019 Building Your Roadmap to Success Leadership Forum May

July 8, 2019

DLA Distribution employees presented commander’s coins

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer Navy Rear Adm. Kevin M. Jones’ presented coins to several DLA