DLA Energy Middle East


DLA Energy Middle East provides comprehensive fuel management support to Central Command and other government activities operating in the CENTCOM area of responsibility. Through use of a robust and flexible petroleum distribution network, the employment of strategically dispersed bulk petroleum facilities, and synchronization and maintenance of multiple support arrangements, DLA Energy Middle East enables component commanders the flexibility to execute combatant command-directed combat operations and theater engagement.

The area of responsibility encompasses the Middle East and Central Asia. Countries included are: Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Operating seven days a week from a forward-positioned headquarters in Bahrain, the region provides comprehensive energy solutions to the warfighter in real-time, focusing on wartime effectiveness and peacetime efficiency.


If you need assistance in the Middle East region, you may contact the following offices. After hours or during the weekend, you may contact the DLA Customer Interaction Center at 1-877-DLA-CALL (1-877-352-2255).

Title Phone Number
Commander +973-1785-4661
Deputy Director +973-1785-4654
Quality Assurance Manager +973-1785-6493
International Agreements +973-1785-0089
Operations, Plans and Exercises +973-1785-6499
Staff and Support +973-1785-3241

DLA Energy Middle East News

Energy | June 8, 2023

DLA Energy Middle East welcomes a new military commander

DLA Energy Middle East bid farewell to Army Lt. Col. Alberto Cordova and welcomed the incoming commander, Army Lt. Col. Jamie Pittman, during a Change of Command Ceremony in Bahrain, June 7.

Enterprisewide | May 22, 2023

Energy Week builds bonds among DLA Energy leaders

Strategic planning and contingency preparation were themes of DLA Energy’s “Energy Week” at the McNamara Headquarters Complex May 15-19.

Energy | May 22, 2023

DLA Energy Spring Festival celebrates employees, families

More than 300 DLA Energy employees gathered for a day of food, fun and friendly competition at Fort Hunt Park, Virginia, May 17. The luau-themed Spring Festival included a barbecue lunch, DJ, cornhole competition and a lip synch battle.