DLA Headquarters News

Archive: 2015

Dec. 8, 2015

Pearl Harbor’s Manding named DLA Distribution Employee of the Quarter

Dominico Manding, motor vehicle operator at DLA Distribution Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, has been selected as one of DLA Distribution’s Employees of the Quarter for fourth quarter fiscal year 2015 for his superior performance, technical expertise and teamwork.

Dec. 7, 2015

Energy commander emphasizes commercial supply chain at Defense Logistics conference

Defense Logistics Agency Energy Commander Air Force Brig. Gen. Mark McLeod spoke at a training event during the 15th annual Defense Logistics conference in Alexandria, Virginia, Dec. 2.

Dec. 4, 2015

DLA Distribution hosts 87th Logistics Readiness Support Group

Members of the 87th Logistics Readiness Support Group from MaGuire Air Force Base, N.J., visited Defense Logistics Agency Distribution on Dec. 3 to gain a general understanding of the distribution operations.

Nov. 30, 2015

I am DLA: Betty Brock

Betty Brock, DLA Distribution, Barstow, California.

Nov. 30, 2015

History Highlights: Quartermaster at War - McNamara in North Africa

Army Lt. Gen. Andrew T. McNamara was assigned to II Corps Headquarters in June 1942. Two months later, he was appointed the Corps’ quartermaster and became responsible for five classes of supply and transportation, including all aspects of fuel and food. McNamara’s first task was to plan logistics support for the unit’s amphibious assault to seize Oran in western Algeria as part of Operation Torch.

Nov. 25, 2015

‘Primary-Level Field Activities Around the Agency’: November/December Loglines available

The November/December issue of Loglines magazine, “Primary-Level Field Activities Around the Agency,” is now available in print and online. The issue takes an in-depth look at how the field activities within the Defense Logistics Agency work to support warfighters worldwide.

Nov. 20, 2015

Enterprise Process Management: Driving Quality and Reliability

Enterprise Process Management drives quality and reliability throughout agency operations.

Nov. 20, 2015

Smart Storage

DLA Distribution uses performance-based logistics to improve materiel readiness and cut storage costs.

Nov. 20, 2015

Official Sources

Logistics professionals can rely on WebFLIS for accurate, up-to-date information on supply items.

Nov. 20, 2015

Global Reach

DLA Troop Support’s Maintenance and Repair Operation provides customized support for facilities maintenance, public works and civil engineering around the world.

Nov. 20, 2015

Fuel Rebalance

DLA Energy rebalances fuel and its infrastructure throughout the Pacific theater to make sure fuel is in the right place, at the right time, for its customers.

Nov. 20, 2015

Procurement for the B-1

DLA Aviation’s Forging and Casting Assistance Team helps procure fuel-cooling components for the B-1 Lancer fleet.

Nov. 16, 2015

A Conversation with … Army Command Sgt. Maj. Charles Tobin

The Defense Logistics Agency senior enlisted leader talks about his role at DLA.

Nov. 6, 2015

MWR hosts HQC Halloween 5K Run/Walk for fun, fitness

More than 100 employees participated in the HQC Halloween 5K Run/Walk at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Nov. 5. The Morale, Welfare and Recreation Program office sponsored the zombie-themed event, which had been postponed from Oct. 28 due to inclement weather.

Nov. 5, 2015

Partners in Protection

Educating employees on potential hazards, threats and crimes is one of the Mission Assurance Working Group's primary goals.