DLA Land and Maritime News

July 19, 2016

Million-tire milestone

DLA Land and Maritime’s Tires Successor Initiative achieved a major milestone June 28 when a 16.00R20 radial tire sent to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California, in support of the HEMTT retrofit program became the millionth tire shipped since contract performance began.

July 12, 2016

DLA joins fight against Zika

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime health officials are working with Army entomologists to collect mosquito samples on its installation in Columbus, Ohio, to test for the Zika virus.

July 11, 2016

DLA Land and Maritime celebrates LGBT pride

The theme at the 2nd annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride event at Defense Supply

July 11, 2016

Mentoring program welcomes former DLA vice director

During a recent visit to Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, former DLA Vice Director Lt.

June 30, 2016

Agency wins 5 Value Engineering Awards

One Defense Logistics Agency employee and four teams were awarded Department of Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards for fiscal 2015 at a Pentagon ceremony, June 28.

June 29, 2016

DLA Land and Maritime celebrates Army birthday

Following a stirring rendition of the National Anthem, the audience shouted their approval with the

June 24, 2016

2016 Feds Feed Families campaign underway at DSCC

Defense Supply Center Columbus has once again partnered with the Mid-Ohio Food Bank to help fight

June 17, 2016

Retail side of warfighter support is focus of DLA event

DLA’s Retail Operations Division, in coordination with DLA Land and Maritime, brought total focus to the retail side of DLA's warfighter support at the second Semi-Annual Total Retail Sustainment Review, May 24-25 at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine.

June 10, 2016

High school seniors hone skillsets through Land and Maritime’s internship program

Four students from Eastmoor Academy High School recently completed their four month long internships

June 2, 2016

DSCC celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander month; engineer wins annual award

Defense Supply Center Columbus held its annual Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Month celebration May 25 inside DLA Land and Maritime’s headquarters building auditorium and handed out the 2016 Shoong Yin Award.

June 1, 2016

Land and Maritime shares Memorial Day message with installation neighbor

Under the glare of intense sunshine DLA Land and Maritime Navy Capt. Brian Ginnane spoke to Bexley, Ohio residents on Memorial Day as part of their Memorial Day celebration. Ginnane highlighted Ohioans who made the ultimate sacrifice by giving their lives as part of that sacred service.

May 25, 2016

DSCC shows appreciation for officers during Police Week

From the sentinels at the entry gates to the patrol cars that keep watch over the streets, police officers at Defense Supply Center Columbus are a ubiquitous sight across the installation. While most associates see them every day, many may not realize the amount of work that goes into keeping the facility safe 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

May 19, 2016

DLA Police Officer’s real-life skills benefit safety, support charity

If you’re a fan of reality-themed television shows then you might want to tune in and watch the

May 17, 2016

Federal workers celebrated at annual luncheon

Federal workers from Columbus and Central Ohio filled the ballroom at Villa Milano May 5 for the 2016 Excellence in Government Awards luncheon. Hosted by the Federal Executive Association, the awards luncheon is held annually in conjunction with Public Service Recognition Week.

May 13, 2016

Police Week to honor, recognize installation officers

Police officers at Defense Supply Center Columbus are hosting a variety of events throughout the week of May 15-21 to recognize the significance of Police Week, including a wreath laying ceremony, a 5k run, an information booth, and a cookout honoring the sacrifices made by the men and women who protect the installation.