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June 22, 2017

Troop Support commander delivers ‘thank you’ messages to employees during final town hall

Army Brig. Gen. Charles Hamilton made a grand entrance into his final town hall June 20 and showed a video in which customers from around the world thanked Troop Support employees for their support

June 21, 2017

Troop Support employee saves time with automated HAZMAT label process

Maria Dubatto developed an automated process to cut the time it took to complete forms required to transport hazardous materials by 89 percent. She earned her Green Belt certification with the Lean Six Sigma project.

June 16, 2017

IH employee singled out from 27,000 as strategic contributor

A DLA Troop Support employee earned a Director's Strategic Goal Award for designing databases to better track, categorize and manage workflow in the Industrial Hardware supply chain.

June 14, 2017

Troop Support celebrates Army’s 242nd birthday

DLA Troop Support celebrated the Army's birthday with cake before the weekly senior leader staff meeting. And the Subsistence supply chain helped soldiers around the world enjoy their cake too.

June 13, 2017

DLA Troop Support attorneys engage area law schools

A group of attorneys who serve as career counselors for Philadelphia area law schools visited DLA Troop Support June 5. DLA Troop Support attorneys provided an overview of the organization’s global warfighter support mission, legal areas of practice and attorney benefits to representatives from Villanova, Drexel, Temple, Widener and Rutgers universities.

June 12, 2017

Army Corps of Engineers takes LEAP with DLA’s MRO program

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District cut its procurement time 50 percent by using DLA Troop Support's Maintenance, Repair and Operations program.

June 9, 2017

Commander recognizes Troop Support employees at awards ceremony

The commander of DLA Troop Support recognized 67 employees during a quarterly awards ceremony June 6.

June 8, 2017

Reservist at Troop Support honored for 32 years of service

Friends, family and colleagues celebrated the 32-year career of an Army reservist at the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support during a retirement ceremony June 4.

June 6, 2017

Senior Army logistician visits Troop Support

Lt. Gen. Aundre Piggee, the deputy chief of staff for Army logistics, or G4, got a closer look at how DLA Troop Support provides materials to the service, the organization’s largest customer.

June 1, 2017

Council Rock 15 inspires Troop Support commander

In honor of the Council Rock 15 and all fallen service members, the DLA Troop Support commander participated in a Memorial Day ceremony at Council Rock North High School May 26.

June 1, 2017

Subsistence leaders gather employee feedback during brown bag lunches

Senior leaders with the Subsistence supply chain gathered feedback from nearly 90 percent of their employees over six months to better understand the culture.

May 30, 2017

Subsistence PaCER helps provide new performance bar to Army recruits

Army recruits in basic combat training will start eating nutritional snack bars this summer to help prevent injuries. And an employee in training at the DLA Troop Support is largely responsible for procuring the vitamin-packed treats for recruits.

May 25, 2017

Medical employee maintains cold chain, saves money, earns DOD award

When DLA sends vaccines and drugs to military medical facilities, Dana Dallas ensures there are no weak links in the cold chain. The Medical supply chain employee earned the Defense Department’s Packaging Excellence Award in a ceremony in Rockaway, N.J., May 10.

May 24, 2017

D-Day veteran reflects during Memorial Day observance

A World War II combat veteran offered a narrative of his military service in Europe to Naval Support Activity Philadelphia employees as part of a Memorial Day observance May 18.

May 23, 2017

Troop Support employees earn medals at Philly-area federal awards ceremony

Several Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support employees were recognized for their public service contributions during an award ceremony May 18.