Logistics On Location: Operation Deep Freeze, DLA Supports National Science Foundation Mission in Antarctica

Logistics On Location: Operation Deep Freeze, DLA Supports National Science Foundation Mission in Antarctica  

 

 

 

 

 

When The Nation Calls, DLA Answers! The DLA DISTRIBUTION Expeditionary Team (DDXX) deploys around the world to support the warfighters and civilians during natural disasters.  

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DLA Director delivers Memorial Day message to near-virtual audience
Defense Logistics Agency Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell K. Williams delivers the keynote address at the Virtual Memorial Day Observance at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, May 21, 2020. (Photo by Paul Lara, Fort Belvoir Eagle)
May 22, 2020 - The words may have reached their audience differently, but the sentiment behind Defense Logistics Agency Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell K. Williams’ keynote address at the Virtual Memorial Day Observance at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, came through May 21.

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DLA Distribution Yokosuka changes leadership via virtual ceremony
Navy Cmdr. AJ Rivera, left, outgoing commander, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Yokosuka, Japan, transferred leadership to incoming Navy Cmdr. Horacio “Jack” Tan during a virtual change of command ceremony May 22.
May 22, 2020 - Defense Logistics Agency Distribution's first virtual change of command ceremony takes place in Yokosuka, Japan

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer Memorial Day Message
Rear Adm. Kevin M. Jones, United States Navy, Commanding Officer, DLA Distribution

United States Navy Rear Adm. Kevin M. Jones assumed command of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution   on June 12, 2018. With 28 years in the Armed   Forces, Jones has served the nation as a leader at every level.
May 21, 2020 - DLA Distribution Commanding Officer, RDML Jones SC, USN, delivers his Memorial Day message to DLA Distribution employees.

Southern Resident Office foresees on-time completion for $54 million warehouse construction project
The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) warehouse construction project, Camp Carroll, South Korea.
May 21, 2020 - Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Far East District southern resident office, has been at the forefront of a PH-1 Defense Logistics Agency warehouse construction project that began construction in September of 2017.

DLA Distribution Donald P. Brown award for operational cost effectiveness is awarded to Steven Pawlicki
Steven Pawlicki, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Anniston, Alabama, equipment specialist, received the DLA Distribution Donald P. Brown award for operational cost effectiveness. Pawlicki’s straightforward thinking and aggressiveness led him to develop a program to monitor daily balances of millions of dollars’ worth of packing supplies and material stored in the organization’s consolidated supply room.
May 20, 2020 - Steven Pawlicki, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Anniston, Alabama, equipment specialist, received the DLA Distribution Donald P. Brown award for operational cost effectiveness. Pawlicki’s straightforward thinking and aggressiveness led him to develop a program to monitor daily balances of millions of dollars’ worth of packing supplies and material stored in the organization’s consolidated supply room.

Team DLA averages two hour delivery time for crucial Air Force parts
Gregory Beckham, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Warner Robins Distribution Process worker, takes a “red-hot” item to the emergency supply operation center driver pick-up point inside DLA’s receiving building at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, May 7, 2020. As part of the Delivery Response Team created by Team DLA, Beckham helped to ensure “red-hot” aircraft parts were delivered to the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex at Robins for aircraft programmed depot maintenance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rodney Speed)
May 19, 2020 - In early March, Robins Air Force Base began to send high risk personnel home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. By the end of the month the base had emptied to critical personnel.

DLA Distribution Bahrain supplies US Central Command troops despite border restrictions
Despite COVID-19 border restrictions, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Bahrain maintains forward-positioned stock and provides multimodal distribution as the single theater distribution platform to U.S. forces operating in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
May 14, 2020 - The Defense Logistics Agency continues supplying U.S. forces in the Middle East despite COVID-19-related border restrictions by using sea routes instead of transporting via cargo trucks.

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