Doing Business with DLA

Small Business Overview For Vendors

 

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Small Business Overview for Vendors

 

Contact DLA Offices of Small Business Programs

Contact Information:

  • Address: 8000 Jefferson Davis Highway, Richmond, VA 23297.  The Small Business Office is located in Building 46, Operations Center Room 142.  For directions and visitor requirements, please access DLA Aviation's visitor's webpage.
  • Email: DLAAVNSMALLBUS@dla.mil  
  • Associate Director: 804-279-6330        
  • Deputy Director/Richmond Team Lead: 804-279-3639

Contact Information:

  • Address: 401 N. Yearling Road Columbus, OH 43218-5000
  • Email: SMBIZLandCOLS@dla.mil  
  • Phone: 614-692-3541
  • Toll Free: 800-262-3272

Contact Information:

  • Address: 700 Robbins Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-5096 
  • Email: DLATroopSupportsbo@dla.mil  
  • Toll Free: 800-831-1110
  • Director: 215-737-2321   

For assistance working with a supply chain:

  • Clothing & Textiles: 215-737-5910
  • Construction & Equipment: 215-737-5907
  • Industrial Hardware: 215-737-5819
  • Medical: 215-737-4648
  • Subsistence: 215-737-5911

DLA Troop Support Pacific Small Business Office:

  • 808-474-2925

AbilityOne Program and Federal Prison Industries:

  • 215-737-8484

Contact Information:

  • Address: 8725 John J. Kingman Road, STP 10400, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060-6222
  • Email: DLA.ENERGY.OSBP@DLA.MIL
  • Telephone: 571-767-9732

Contact Information:

Contact Information:

  • Address: Hart - Dole - Inouye Federal Center, 74 Washington Avenue North, Battle Creek, MI 49037-3092 
  • Email: DLA.DispositionSvcs.OSBP@dla.mil  
  • Telephone: 269-961-5224

Contact Information:

  • Address: 700 Robbins Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-5096
  • Email: DCSO.SmallBusiness@dla.mil
  • Associate Director: 215-737-8514
  • Small Business Professional: 215-737-8646

Note: If you have a question related to a specific buying activity of DLA or want to send your capabilities statement to market your company, contact the DLA Small Business Office associated with that buying activity.

If you are a small business who has a solicitation related question or contract question for a specific DLA buying activity's requirement and you are having challenges with communicating with the cognizant contracting office, you can contact the DLA Small Business Office associated with that buying activity as well.

  • Review the Overview for Vendors to the left to learn what DLA buys if you are unsure which buying activity relates to your business
     
  • You can also review this spreadsheet to locate which buying activity has purchased your particular North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code over a three-year period. (Search by NAICS code using the find (control f) function)
     
  • Point-of-contact information for each buying activity is listed in the Contact DLA Offices of Small Business Programs (see the tabs on the left side of this section)

Defense Logistics Agency Office of Small Business Programs - Headquarters

  • Address: 8725 John J. Kingman Road, Room 1127, Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060
  • Phone: 571-767-0192
  • Email: DLAHQSmallBusiness@dla.mil (Read the note above)

Not sure which Small Business Program Office to contact?

INSTRUCTIONS: If you have a question related to a specific buying activity of DLA or want to send your capabilities statement to market your company, contact the DLA Small Business Office associated with that buying activity.

If you are a small business who has a solicitation related question or contract question for a specific DLA buying activity's requirement and you are having challenges with communicating with the cognizant contracting office, you can contact the DLA Small Business Office associated with that buying activity as well. 

  • Review the Overview for Vendors to the left to learn what DLA buys if you are unsure which buying activity relates to your business.
     
  • You can also review this spreadsheet to locate which buying activity has purchased your particular North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code over a three-year period. (Search by NAICS code using the find (control f) function).
     
  • Point-of-contact information for each buying activity is listed in the Contact DLA Offices of Small Business Programs section at the top of the page.
     

DLA Innovation Programs - Contact Information

Contact Information:

  • For responses to Broad Agency Announcements posted on beta.SAM.gov, send an email to RANDD.DCSO@dla.mil unless there is a different point-of-contact listed on the announcement.
     
  • If you have an innovative idea not listed within a BAA, send an email to the DLA Headquarters Logistics Research Office at Logistics.Research@dla.mil.
     

Contact Information:

  • Email: DLASBIR2@dla.mil
     
  • The Department of Defense (DoD) SBIR/STTR Program website provides extensive DoD program information and contact information. The DoD Office of Small Business Programs publishes the DLA SBIR/STTR Topic's Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) on this site in addition to other participating agencies. This is also where a firm would submit their proposals.
     
  • The DoD RIF website has the most current information regarding the program, points-of-contacts, and provides a link to the Broad Agency Announcements.  Typically, DLA has 3 or 4 Topics each year for the RIF. 

Contact Information:

Contact Information:

  • DLA Transformation: Oversees the Academia and Research Engagements Program charged with identifying organizations (Academic, Think Tank, R&D) that are leaders in developing cutting-edge logistics practices, supply chain processes and business technologies.
     
  • Email: DLA_Academia-Research_Engagements@dla.mil
     
  • Phone: 571-767-5202
  • The DLA Technology Accelerator OTA Program recently focused on growing capacity in 3D printing/additive manufacturing but are currently focused on the following problem statements in support of Advanced Manufacturing on Demand:
    1. Produce Parts on Demand
    2. CAD on Demand
       
  • Whitepapers are submitted on problem statements posted on the DLA Technology Accelerator OTA Program websiteIt is the resource for critical documents, due dates and times.
     
  • Email: accelerate@dla.mil for questions or comments about the program.