Bulk Petroleum Products: Military Specification Fuels


A Bangor, Maine, fuel tank being inspected

DLA Energy Bulk Petroleum Products provides contract support for the bulk petroleum supply chain, including worldwide military jet fuel and marine diesel fuel requirements (JAA/JA1, JP8, JP5, F76 and EN590). These fuels are acquired through four major purchase programs: Inland/East/Gulf Coast; Rocky Mountain/West Coast; Atlantic/Europe/Mediterranean; and Western Pacific.

Bulk Petroleum Products is also responsible for bulk purchases of additives (drummed additives are handled by DLA Aviation in Richmond, Virginia), including Fuel System Icing Inhibitor (FSII), Lubricity Improver Additive (LIA) and Corrosion Inhibitor (CLA), as well as bulk lubricants and other petroleum-related products.

All bulk petroleum solicitations are available on the on the website by searching Contract Opportunities for “SPE602” under keyword.

Military fuel trucks lined upAcquisition Programs

The current acquisition purchase programs for bulk petroleum and their corresponding dates are listed below. Dates may be subject to change.

Acquisition Purchase Program Date
Western Pacific Jan. 1 - Dec. 31
Inland / East / Gulf Coast April 1 - March 31
Atlantic / Europe / Mediterranean July 1 - June 30
Rocky Mountain/West Coast Oct. 1 - Sept. 30
JPTS April 1 - March 31
Lubes April 1 - March 31
Additives Jul. 1 - June 30
Foreign Military Sales - Israel Oct. 1 - Sept. 30
Deep Freeze Dec. 1 - Jan. 31


For more information about working with DLA Energy for your bulk petroleum product needs, please call 571-767-9256 or DSN 392-767-9256.

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