DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa.
James M. Callis, COL, USA, Commander Brent Barnes, Deputy Commander
CORE Beliefs – Character, Ownership, Respect, Excellence
Values – Diversity, Integrity, Accountability, Resiliency, Innovation, & Excellence
Mission – Eastern strategic distribution platform for storage and distribution supporting DoD and valued customers globally
Vision – Deliver the right solution on time, every time with
Healthy, highly trained employees who champion safety
United in effort and fully diverse in background
and are fully engaged in
Bold leadership and innovation to best support the Warfighter.
“Supporting the Warfighter as DoD’s Eastern Distribution HUB”
2001 Normandy Dr., New Cumberland, PA 17070
Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania is a dual-sited operation, headquartered
in New Cumberland, Pa. with additional facilities at Mechanicsburg, Pa., that
provides nine million square feet of covered storage space, and as of 2015, maintains
nearly 770,000 different National Stock Numbers worth $13 billion. It coordinates material management and
distribution of mission critical items including military and commercial repair
parts, industrial, medical supplies, tires, and aerial delivery equipment,
optimizing all resources with a focus on safety, quality, and continuous
process improvement. It serves as the eastern
strategic distribution platform for the Department of Defense and primary
distribution point for all branches of the U.S. Armed Services, Foreign
Military Services, and other Federal agencies in the eastern U.S., and serves
as their Consolidation & Containerization Point for transiting supplies to
Central & South America, Europe, North Africa, and Southwest Asia.
to the largest distribution processing facility in DoD – the 1.7 million square
foot Eastern Distribution Center handles 25 percent of DLA Distribution’s total
receipt, storage, and issue
of materiel worldwide. Susquehanna is
the only center that receives, inspects, stages, and consolidates material for
U.S. Army Security Assistance Command projects and acts as freight forwarder
for Greece, Iraq, and Romania. Susquehanna
has been managing the storage and distribution function of DLA Disposition
Services collocated at the Mechanicsburg Site since 2014. As the largest DLA Distribution operation
supporting the DLA Disposition Services, this initiative yields improved
service for DLA customers and lower disposal costs for the DoD.
is also the host for the New Cumberland installation and, in partnership with
DLA Installation Support at Susquehanna, is responsible for the day-to-day
operations and maintenance of the small city within its gates. Included in those responsibilities are
providing a full range of quality of life services to military members, their
families, and civilian employees including a Health Clinic, Shoppette/Gas
Station, child care, a fitness center, golf course, bowling center, and a pool.
Installation support services such as
environmental, safety and energy, community, and security and emergency are
provided to over 25 tenants, including military residents; as well as
maintenance and engineering services for DLA occupied facilities at both sites.
Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania’s mission is to provide world-class
distribution services to enhance the readiness of the DoD and other customers,
through effective and efficient receipt, storage, control, shipment, and
disposal of materiel. It strives to be a
values-based team known for workforce excellence and providing superior
distribution services on time, every time.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
2001 Mission Drive
New Cumberland, PA 17070-5000
New Cumberland Site
DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa. Public Affairs 717-770-7582
DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa. Command 717-770-7421
DLA Installation Support at Susquehanna 717-770-5614
Security Dispatch 717-770-6270
Safety Office 717-770-7233
ESOC/Customer Support 717-770-4754
DLA Customer Interaction Center: Provides 24/7 support to locate DoD stock items and answer logistics inquiries.