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Aug. 17, 2015

DLA Disposition Services sells excess military property to Afghan companies, stimulates economy

Twelve trucks loaded with supplies left Bagram Airfield and headed toward Afghan businesses after a "white goods" sale at the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Yard Aug. 7. Sale items included a Bobcat, forklifts and refrigerator containers.

Aug. 14, 2015

Land and Maritime's Culture Academy sessions re-energize workforce

DLA Land and Maritime is more than half way through its series of six Culture Academy sessions crafted to re-energize its workforce, and the introduction of a revised DLA Land and Maritime Way is one

Aug. 14, 2015

Oklahoma City’s Freed awarded Global Distribution Excellence: Inventory Management Civilian of the Year

Lance Freed, a general supply specialist with the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Oklahoma City, Okla., has been awarded the Global Distribution Excellence: Inventory Management Civilian of the Year Award for his contributions to the distribution center’s inventory accuracy and performance.

Aug. 14, 2015

Distribution headquarters kicks off OSHA Voluntary Protection Program with Area Safety Representatives

As part of ongoing efforts to improve occupational safety and health across Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, the Susquehanna installation kicked off the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Voluntary Protection Program with Area Safety Representatives on Aug. 12.

Aug. 13, 2015

Two of Troop Support’s ‘best and brightest’ earn NCO of the quarter

Two DLA Troop Support service members are being recognized for their dedication and commitment to the agency’s mission by being named NCOs of the quarter.

Aug. 13, 2015

Jacksonville distribution center welcomes new deputy commander

Charles Crumb has been selected as the new deputy commander of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Jacksonville, Fla.

Aug. 13, 2015

3D printing could help DLA cut costs, improve parts support

The Defense Logistics Agency is evaluating whether 3D printing, a process commercial manufacturers use to produce everything from prosthetics to airplane parts, could lower the cost and reduce lead times for hard-to-source, obsolete and back-ordered parts.

Aug. 12, 2015

DLA Energy empowers service member through Operation Warfighter Program

Whether armed in her Kevlar vest and responsible for convoy supplies in Kuwait or providing warfighter support from her desk at Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Army Sgt. Palestine Fox knows how to take her military experience and apply it to any job.

Aug. 12, 2015

Six-month rotation, DLA Energy’s pipeline to success

Gladys White is the first DLA Energy employee to kick start the Defense Logistics Agency Energy’s Rotation Program. For the next six months she is setting aside her administrative role in DLA Energy Direct Delivery Fuels and learning about becoming a project management analyst for the Defense Fuel Support Point Management’s Sustainment, Restoration and Modernization division.

Aug. 12, 2015

Troop Support commander sizes up recruits at Lackland AFB

The first pair of combat boots didn’t fit. So DLA Troop Support Commander Army Brig. Gen. Charles Hamilton walked to the stocked shelf and brought another pair to the Air Force recruit.