DLA Distribution Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
Samuel D. Smith Sr., LTC, USA, Commander
DLA Distribution Tobyhanna, Pa., located at Tobyhanna Army Depot, supports the massive Department of Defense communications/electronics industry by providing both retail and wholesale distribution support. TYAD is the largest, full-service communications/electronics maintenance facility within the DoD. TYAD and DLA Distribution Tobyhanna, Pa., are recognized as partners for excellence in the systems integration, design, overhaul, repair, manufacture, and worldwide logistics support of hundreds of communications and electronics systems.
From the National Command Authority to the soldier in the field, these systems are utilized by virtually every unit in the force structure and impact every aspect of the modern battlefield. The distribution center supports the entire communications/electronics materiel spectrum for these systems.
DLA Distribution Tobyhanna, Pa., receives, stores and issues systems ranging from communications; command, control and computers; and intelligence/electronic warfare to satellite communications systems in its Wholesale Distribution Operations Division. The organization is noted for handling special electronics operations such as the Electro-Static Discharge Control Program where sensitive parts receive component protection through proper handling, packaging, marking and storage procedures. The Retail Distribution Operations Division performs supply, storage, material movement and distribution responsibilities in direct support of the various workloads at Tobyhanna Army Depot.
Additionally, the organization is responsible to plan, program, manage, and accomplish receipt, storage, inventory, preservation/packing/marking, and worldwide distribution for all the branches of services to include Army major-end-items such as wheeled and tracked vehicles, repair parts, and secondary items such as engines, transmissions, generators, and heaters. Retail and wholesale warehouse facilities provide for general purpose, heated, HAZMAT, radiological, industrial gasses, and bulk stock storage and contain satellite terminals, radio and radar systems, telephones and switchboards, anti-intrusion devices, airborne surveillance equipment and navigational instruments, electronic warfare, and many other types of unique and specialized systems.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
11 Hap Arnold Blvd.
Tobyhanna PA 18466
Area Code: 570
DLA Distribution Tobyhanna Command Duty Officer 615-7600
Security Office 615-8384
Safety Office 615-7687
ESOC/Customer Support 615-6646
Classified Material Cage 615-8883
HAZMAT and Cylinder Bottles 615-8661
ROD/SDR Section 615-9676
DLA Customer Interaction Center: Provides 24/7 support to locate DoD stock items and answer logistics inquiries.
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