News | June 14, 2022

Site spotlight: Ft. Hood

DLA Disposition Services Ft. Hood

Site Name: DLA Disposition Services, Hood          

Sign at Ft. Hood gate
Ft. Hood
Sign at Ft. Hood gate
Photo By: Army
VIRIN: 220610-D-AA987-1666
Site Size:
Medium

Location: 25030 Hell on Wheels Ave. Ft. Hood, Texas 76544

Hours of Operations: 0700 - 1530

What services does the site provide? DLA Disposition Services site at Ft. Hood provides disposal operations, environmental, Contracting Officer Representative duties, Hazardous Waste contractual removal at Receipt in Place locations, as well as direct scrap removals at forward located collections sites throughout the Hood HUB footprint. We also service a big portion of West Texas FT Worth (NASJRB), Abilene (Dyess), Brownwood, El Paso (FT Bliss) for HW only. We also offer training in turning in property according to DoD Guidance.

What are the major units supported at the site? Fort Hood Logistics Readiness Center, 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, III Armored Corps, Modernization Displacement and Repair Site Hood, 1st Cavalry Division, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, 1st Medical Brigade. We also support federal and state agencies including Texas Parks and Wildlife, Department of Homeland Security and schools with the computers for learning program.

What are the most notable or unusual item(s) processed by the site? Horses, lots of musical equipment and, UH-60 Blackhawks that are DEMIL Condition of Sale.

What is the site’s average annual fiscal year statistics?  30K lines of property received, 1.4M pounds of scrap removed, $34.3M of property reutilized, and 1,294 lines of Hazzard waste processed.

Does the site have any focus areas? Being the proving ground for US Army and III Corp supply concepts.  Improved reverse logistics.

Does the office have a quote, motto, or philosophy? “Superstars!”

Are there any unique challenges the site faces? Unique, challenging footprint under construction.

What are the goals for the site for the coming year? Become fully operations capable.