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Dec. 20, 2017

DLA, Joint Reserve Force partnership remains strong

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Joint Reserve Force provided an update to key leaders at its annual summit Dec. 1 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Dec. 18, 2017

Land and Maritime associates celebrated for going extra mile in 50th annual Employee Recognition Awards

A total of six individuals and one team from DLA Land and Maritime were recognized during the 50th annual Defense Logistics Agency Employee Recognition Awards ceremony Dec. 12 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Dec. 5, 2017

Santa visits Warfighters’ families at DSCC

As a government contract specialist, Kary Sauers checks lists – sometimes twice – to ensure military personnel around the world get the supplies and equipment they need to complete their missions.

Nov. 20, 2017

Celebrations and Traditions

DLA Land and Maritime provides global military logistics support throughout the year. As the holiday season approaches, DLA Land and Maritime’s Special Emphasis Programs provide insight on how those around the globe celebrate the holiday seasons.

Nov. 20, 2017

DSCC’s Native American program reflects on history and celebrates cultural traditions

The Defense Federal Community celebrated Native American Heritage Month Nov. 16 in the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Operations Center auditorium, reflecting on the history and celebrating cultural traditions of native nations.

Nov. 16, 2017

DLA Police Officer of the Year is called to serve

‘Tis the season to help others; however, for Officer Christopher Kelty at the Defense Supply Center Columbus, helping others is a way of life. These actions were part of the consideration that led to Officer Kelty’s selection as the 2017 DLA Police Officer of the Year.

Nov. 16, 2017

New DLA Strategic Plan lays out goals for 2018-2026

DLA is reaffirming its commitment to support warfighter readiness with its new 2018-2026 Strategic Plan, which supports DoD priorities to build a more lethal force, reinforce alliances with industry and government partners, and reform business practices.

Nov. 13, 2017

242nd Marine Corps birthday celebrated at DSCC

Active duty and reserve component Marines joined civilian members of the federal workforce at Defense Supply Center Columbus to celebrate the U.S. Marine Corps’ 242nd birthday.

Nov. 7, 2017

Veteran and educator makes return visit to motivate Land and Maritime workforce

“Three hundred and thirty million Americans lay claim to the rights, liberties and securities provided by this nation, but not a single one of them is obligated to defend them. Veterans are pledged to protect and defend those rights, liberties and securities that every American enjoys. Today we salute veterans for their selfless and patriotic service,” said retired Army Reserve Maj. Gen. Dennis Laich. He is currently the director of the Ohio Dominican University’s PATRIOTS Program.

Nov. 3, 2017

CFC kicks off at DLA Land and Maritime

Federal workers and retirees can now donate online to the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Combined Federal Campaign.

Oct. 27, 2017

Protecting critical infrastructure from cyber threats information technology systems

I know what you’re thinking, what is ICS and why do I even care? Well, do you like air conditioning in the summer time or heating in the winter? What about building security - do you like knowing that the door will unlock when you swipe your badge, or maybe more importantly, do you enjoy having the security that comes with the knowledge that when someone who doesn't belong in your building swipes their keycard, the door stays locked? All of those luxuries are controlled by Industrial Control Systems.

Oct. 27, 2017

DLA provides repair-part support for Army’s new security force assistance brigade

DLA customer support representatives and members of DLA Land and Maritime are working with Army officials to equip the first of what’s expected to be six security force assistance brigades that will conduct advise-and-assist missions throughout the world.

Oct. 22, 2017

The Internet Wants YOU: Consider a Career in Cybersecurity

DLA offers exciting careers and opportunities for growth and development for any level of your career ladder - from entry to full performance level, including students and veterans.

Oct. 20, 2017

Product Test Center Analytical realigns with Troop Support

It was a "common sense" decision to realign the Product Test Center Analytical with DLA Troop Support, Navy Rear Adm. Michelle Skubic, DLA Land and Maritime commander, said. The center has been testing materials warfighters need since 1919.

Oct. 20, 2017

Abilities on display at Land and Maritime awareness event

Members of the Defense Federal Community in Central Ohio recognized National Disability Employment Awareness Month at an Oct. 16 event that highlighted the government’s AbilityOne Program.