Sept. 12, 2018
Hurricane Florence: How to plan for a quick and safe evacuation
NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa. —
The National Weather Service is forecasting that Hurricane Florence will bring a life-threatening storm surge and rainfall to portions of the Carolinas and mid-Atlantic states, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency has declared Wednesday, September 12 as the last “good” evacuation day prior to the storm’s landfall.
Sept. 1, 2018
David Kless, DLA executive director for operations, discusses the agency’s increasing global mission supporting the military services and other federal agencies
DLA’s executive director for operations discusses the agency’s increasing global mission supporting the military services and other federal agencies.
Aug. 30, 2018
Team San Joaquin provides support in response to Hurricane Lane
The dedicated men and women of Bulk and Transportation Division at DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California, stepped up to the plate and fulfilled the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s request for bottled water in support of Hurricane Lane affecting the Hawaiian Islands this past Saturday, Aug. 25.
DLA Pacific preparation, team response critical as hurricane struck
The island chain of Hawaii is only rarely in the path of a hurricane — but personnel from Defense Logistics Agency Pacific were well prepared when the outer bands of Hurricane Lane began to dump torrential rains on the state in late August, according to managers from DLA Pacific and DLA Headquarters.
Aug. 13, 2018
DLA Troop Support employees strengthen partnership with FEMA reps in New York
DLA Troop Support employees visited the FEMA Region II office to strengthen the partnership between the agencies.
Aug. 9, 2018
DLA Director visits DLA Distribution San Joaquin
TRACY, Calif. —
DLA Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell K. Williams visited the DLA Distribution San Joaquin Team Aug. 1 during his travel to the West Coast.
Aug. 7, 2018
DLA Energy Americas provides fuel support for QLLEX 2018
Defense Logistics Agency Energy Americas and Task Force Americas provided fuel operations support and expertise to U.S. Army Reserve’s Quartermaster Liquid Logistics Exercise at three East Coast and one West Coast location, July 14-27.
July 23, 2018
From extreme heat to extreme rain, DLA leaders help keep the installation ready to respond
Richmond, Va. —
During the summer months, Defense Logistics Agency, Installation Operations Richmond has partnered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to promote awareness of heat and drought conditions, as well as flooding, on the installation and surrounding areas through the Ready Campaign.
March 8, 2018
Fort Belvoir, Virginia —
Months after three hurricanes hit Puerto Rico, DLA Troop Support is still hard at work, helping Americans regain electrical power with the help of new generators.
Jan. 11, 2018
Aviation employee, Puerto Rico native volunteers with FEMA for hurricane relief support
Richmond, Va. —
Up until 1990 when he enlisted in the Army, Alberto Solano Rodriquez had lived his whole life in Puerto Rico and experienced firsthand the damage caused by hurricanes throughout the years.