DLA Pacific News

Archive: 2023

Dec. 29, 2023

Endless surf ahead for retiring Pacific operations lead

A stalwart property disposal expert gives his final ‘aloha’ to the agency Dec. 30 after a career that began in 1988.

Nov. 16, 2023

Disposition team helps DLA Aviation open up shop in Okinawa

The agency’s property reutilization personnel at Camp Kinser assisted their DLA colleagues in opening an overseas detachment in 2023 by supplying no-cost vans, electronics, furniture, and office supplies.

Oct. 16, 2023

Hawaii team helps Pearl Harbor hotel

Navy Lodge Hawaii recently turned to DLA Disposition Services for the removal of more than 2,000 furniture and appliance items deemed excess after room upgrades at Pearl Harbor.

Sept. 27, 2023

Agency scrap handler donated for humanitarian assistance

The Okinawa-based machine will be provided to a yet-to-be-determined U.S. aid recipient after refurbishment.

Sept. 22, 2023

Sagami team helps Army quickly clear dangerous building

When safety officials declared a standby equipment warehouse unsafe this past summer at Sagami General Depot in Japan, DLA’s property disposal pros went above and beyond to help the Army quickly condemn it.

Sept. 1, 2023

DLA Distribution hosts incoming DLA Indo-Pacom deputy commander

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution briefed Bruce Blank, incoming DLA Indo-Pacific deputy commander, Aug. 8 about the role, skills and logistics knowledge DLA Distribution brings to warfighter support.

Aug. 4, 2023

Gimcheon material examiner nabs EOQ honors

Employee of the Quarter Won Sok Chang likens his role in DLA to a process of perpetual discovery.

Aug. 3, 2023

DLA assesses future U.S. logistics needs for Indo-Pacific during Talisman Sabre

Ground, air and naval forces wrapping up Talisman Sabre in Australia this week gave DLA glimpses of how the agency might need to adjust supply and sustainment models to support troops at war in the Indo-Pacific region.

June 1, 2023

AANHPI Heritage Month coordinator helps grow cultural appreciation in Pearl Harbor

A Hawaiian-raised DLA environmental protection specialist is helping familiarize her colleagues with Asian and Pacific cultures.

May 5, 2023

Guam school gets free flat panel monitors through DLA

The 227 used devices were provided via DLA’s Computers For Learning tech donation effort.