Citations with the tag: UNITED States. Defense Logistics Agency
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- DLA customer assistance reps.
// PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Feb96, Issue 519, p59
Focuses on the customer assistance telephone numbers of the US Defense Logistics Agency. Source of Supply codes.
- DESC role may change with realignment, merger.
Sewell, Kelly // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Jun95, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p1
Focuses on developments concerning the Defense Electronics Supply Center, which is part of the Defense Logistics Agency. Merger with the Defense Construction Supply Center as part of the 1993 Base Realignment and Closures; Search of name for the new organization; New site in Columbus, Ohio.
- DESC changes QML to reflect best commercial practices.
Keller, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Jun95, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p29
Focuses on the US Defense Logistics Agency arm, Defense Electronics Supply Center's efforts to bring military standards for monolithic and hybrid microcircuits into line with commercial industrial practices. Alteration of the name of its central semiconductor manufacturing guidelines to reflect...
- Lifeline and loglines.
Keller, John // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Sep96, Issue 526, p59
Presents information on loglines which give data on new products, replacement items and safety concerns on Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)-managed items.
- Roger W. Kallock Appointed Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics.
Keller, John // Program Manager; Jul/Aug98, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p41
States that Roger W. Kallock has been named Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Logistics (DUSL) by United States Department of Defense Secretary William S. Cohen. Powers and duties vested on Kallock as the principal advisor to the Under Secretary of Defense; Professional background of Kallock.
- DCMC Long Island Wins Presidential Award For Quality.
Keller, John // Program Manager; Jul/Aug98, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p92
States that the Defense Contract Management Command Long Island, a field activity of United States Defense Logistics Agency, has received the Presidential Award for Quality for 1998. Background on the Presidential Award for Quality.
- DLA CONTINUES COMPETITIONS FOR DEPOT MANAGEMENT.
Keller, John // Army Logistician; Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p39
Reports that the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has completed the first nine public-private competitions for management of its defense distribution depots. Number of DLA defense distribution deports; Private contracting; Companies awarded with DLA contract.
- DTB Helps Units LEAP Development Hurdles.
Keller, John // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Jun2011, Issue 703, p56
The article offers information on the publication "Deployment Tool Book" (DTB) from the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) and presents step-by-step instructions for registration of DTB at https://spiders.dla.mil.
- NFTD EARNS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD.
Keller, John // Forging; Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p6
The article announces that the National Forging Tooling Database has recieved the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).
- SAIC will lead team.
Keller, John // San Diego Business Journal; 08/25/97, Vol. 18 Issue 34, p9
Reports that Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) will lead a team of six companies involved in a contract with the Defense Logistics Agency. Cost of the contract; Length of the contract; Objectives of the contract; Names of the other companies involved in the contract.
- Committee nears completion of review Overseas Environmental Baseline Guidance Document.
Keller, John // Army Lawyer; Feb98, Issue 303, p51
Reports that the members of the Defense Logistics Agency and the Joint Chiefs of Staff are scheduled to review the Overseas Environmental Baseline Document (OEBGD) during the second quarter of the fiscal year 1998, with focus on environmental law. Process which the OEBGD has to undergo;...
- WHAT EVERY WARRIOR SHOULD KNOW ABOUT MAPS.
Plante, Dirk E. // Engineer; Nov99, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p38
Deals with issues that every warfighters in the United States should know about maps. Why map distribution was given to the Defense Logistics Agency; Maps other than topographic line maps and joint operations graphics; Information on the national stock numbers of maps; Importance of maintaining...
- News update.
Plante, Dirk E. // Materials Management in Health Care; Apr98, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p10
Reports that the Defense Logistics Agency Support Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has awarded a contract for ultrasound systems to Toshiba America Medical Systems.
- Defense Logistics Agency capitalizes on technology.
Stone, Paul // Program Manager; Mar/Apr98, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p32
Focuses on the transition of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) of the United States Department of Defense from a paperwork-based system to one capitalizing on information-based technologies. Credits given to the DLA; Details on the Prime Vendor program of DLA; Features of the electronic mall...
- Defense Logistics move to cut carriers raises concerns in air forwarding industry.
Page, Paul // Traffic World; 7/25/94, Vol. 239 Issue 4, p39
Reports that a Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) strategy to reduce the number of carriers is raising concerns in the air forwarding industry in the United States. Complaints from the Airforwarders Association; Changes in American defense establishment; Number of depots DLA has in the US.
- Military looks to avoid massive contract for defense logistics amid controversy.
Page, Paul // Traffic World; 9/12/94, Vol. 239 Issue 11, p14
Reports on the $200 million shipping contract to be awarded by the United States Army Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). Competition between integrated carriers and freight forwarders; Inability of forwarders to service remote areas; Congressional attention to award process; Military considerations...
- Military logistics' rapid-reaction force.
Saccomano, Ann // Traffic World; 9/11/95, Vol. 243 Issue 11, p43
Features the Defense Distribution Depot Susquehanna Pennsylvania and its operation as a Defense Logistics Agency depot. Functions; Working force; Annual operating budget; Two divisions; Ripe target for outsourcing; Depot officials assertion that they can do job better than the commercial sector;...
Zelotes, Zenas // Marines; Aug96, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p32
Reports that the Defense Distribution Depot at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Barstow, California, received the Joint Meritorious Unit Award. Award to the Defense Logistics Agency.
- Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records.
Zelotes, Zenas // Federal Register; 10/20/2011, Vol. 76 Issue 203, p65185
The article announces the proposal of the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency to amend a system of records notice in its existing inventory of record systems, the Congressional, Executive, and Political Inquiry Records.
- Defense Inventory: Opportunities Exist to Expand the Use of Defense Logistics Agency Best Practices: NSIAD-00-30.
Zelotes, Zenas // GAO Reports; 1/26/2000, p1
GAO is required to evaluate the extent to which the Defense Logistics Agency has implemented best commercial inventory practices in a schedule sent to Congress in May 1998. A best commercial inventory practice is a practice that enables the agency to reduce inventory levels and hold down costs...
- Supply system offers hazardous materials alternatives.
Mouche, Carol // Pollution Engineering; Oct97, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p33
Recounts the author's experience of using the US Department of Defense (DOD) Logistics Agency's Environmental Products (EP) online catalog which is designed to alert personnel of alternatives to using hazardous materials at their sites. Versions available; Reasons for the catalog's development;...
- Leading the business revolution.
Peters, Katherine McIntire // Government Executive; Aug98 Special Annual Issue Top 200, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p103
Discusses government procurement of the United States (US) Defense Logistics Agency. Information on the prime vendor program; Function of the program.
- Catalog Workload Tracking Database.
Cahlink, George // Government Executive; Dec2000, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p68
Focuses on the development of the Catalog Workload Tracking Database, an online service of the Defense Logistic Information Service in Battle Creek, Michigan. Improvement in the receiving and distributing of information through the online service; Cost of developing the software; Impact on the...
- 3 major NR producers officially form cartel.
Moore, Miles // Rubber & Plastics News; 8/12/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p3
Reports the agreement between the natural rubber producers Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia to form the International Tripartite Rubber Organization. Preparation of the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency to sell stockpiled ribbed smoked sheet rubber; Sale of the natural rubber stockpiles by...
- Defense agency automates assessment process.
J.R. // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Aug97, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p22
Reports that the Defense Contract Management Command of the Defense Logistics Agency has automated their self-assessment exercises with the use of the software BaSE from In Technology Corp. System requirements; Features; Capabilities; Price.
- DRMO's the way to go!
J.R. // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Apr96, Issue 521, p60
Praises the California Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office (DRMO). Services offered.
- On-line Supply Info.
J.R. // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Oct2000, Issue 575, p57
Presents information on the Web-based Customer Account Tracking Systems (WebCATS) of the United States Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). Information on supplies managed by DLA provided by WebCATS; Instructions on entering the Web site of WebCATS.
- Glisson returns to DLA as new agency director.
J.R. // Program Manager; Nov/Dec97, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p60
Reports that Lieutenant General Henry T. Glisson of the U.S. Army, has assumed command of the Defense Logistics Agency. Career background on Glisson; Decorations received by Glisson; Assumption of Command ceremony.
- DLA Senior Executives Earn Presidential Rank Awards.
J.R. // Program Manager; Jul/Aug98, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p108
Reports the two senior executives at the United States Department of Defense Defense Logistics Agency who received the 1997 Presidential Rank Awards. Gary S. Thurber; Alton C. Ressler.
- Legacy Systems: Heritage or Headache?
Cooke, Betty // Software Magazine; Oct/Nov2000, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p7
No abstract available.
- DLA SYSTEM PROVIDES HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INFORMATION.
Cooke, Betty // Army Logistician; Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p40
Reports on the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency's Hazardous Materials Information Resource System (HMIRS). Online repository of material safety data sheets; Online Web application of HMIRS; Off-the-shelf hazard communication systems.
- DLA CONSOLIDATES REUTILIZATION AND MARKETING WAREHOUSES.
Cooke, Betty // Army Logistician; Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p51
The article reports on the decision of the United States Defense Logistics Agency to retain in house the performance of warehousing functions at 68 Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) sites in the United States. The decision endorses the development of an organization structure...
- Revolution in military logistics--improving support to the warfighter.
Glisson, Henry T. // Army Logistician; Jan/Feb99, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p8
Explains the United States Defense Logistics Agency's (DLA) Revolution in Military Logistics, an effort to improve its support to the warfighting. Comparison between current and previous methods of DLA buying, stocking and issuing of materials; Shift to managing information across the supply...
- ETID Simplifies Turn-ins.
Glisson, Henry T. // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Sep2011, Issue 706, p55
The article reports on the essence of using Electronic Turn-In Document (ETID) system in preparing disposal turn-in documents (DD Form 1348-1As) of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Disposition Service in the U.S.
- FedEx wins $1.5 million contract for `premium' defense logistics.
Glisson, Henry T. // Traffic World; 12/12/94, Vol. 240 Issue 11, p35
Reports on Federal Express Corp.'s contract with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to manage a parts bank of high-value goods for the military. Terms of the contract; DLA's desire to use the efficiency of logistics.
- DLA eyes military rules for contractor pilots.
Dornheim, Michael A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 7/25/94, Vol. 141 Issue 4, p52
Reports on a plan by the US Defense Logistics Agency to tighten rules for contractor pilots flying government-owned aircraft, in the wake of three major accidents that occurred in a seven-week period in 1993. Recommendation that some military flying limits be used by contractors instead of...
- The Hat Is on the Other Foot--Small Businesses Are Invited to the Beret Ball.
Dornheim, Michael A. // Army Lawyer; Jan/Feb2002, Issue 349, p77
Focuses on the controversial procurement of black berets from foreign countries by the U.S. military personnel. Invitation of the Defense Logistics Agency on small business set-aside contracts to bid; Worth of beret procurement.
- Laser card moves materiel and more.
Jesitus, John // Automatic I.D. News; Feb95, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p26
Reports on the use of laser optical cards by the US Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to monitor American military assistance operations abroad. Problems encountered in processing receipt input in the 1991 Operation Desert Storm at the Persian Gulf; Rejection of smart cards surveyed by the DLA;...
- Amid war, DOD revamps supply chain operations.
Moad, Jeff // eWeek; 11/5/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 43, p1
Reports the efforts of the United States Department of Defense on developing the procurement and logistics systems. Use of Web-based supply chain management procedures and software on the systems development; Anticipation on the implications brought by the development; Focus of the...
- Laser forming process to manufacture aircraft parts.
Moad, Jeff // Advanced Materials & Processes; Jan2003, Vol. 161 Issue 1, p15
Reports the awarding of the multi-year agreement from the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency to AeroMet Corp. for the development of laser-form selected prototype. Use of three-dimensional computer-aided design model; Conversion of the model into trajectories; Benefits of the process.
- DLA RELOCATES EUROPEAN OFFICES.
Moad, Jeff // Army Logistician; Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p46
The article reports on the relocation of some of the European activities of Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to a consolidated facility in Germany. According to the article, the DLA Regional Command Europe and other related agencies will move from Wiesbaden to the Kaiserslautern Military...
- Installations & properties.
Moad, Jeff // Defense; 1997, Issue 5, p48
Presents a list of recommended closure and realignments of military bases and stations in the United States. Expected annual recurring savings from the closure; Closure from Defense Logistics Agency.
- DLA Upgrade.
Saldarini, Katy // Government Executive; Oct2000, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p16
Reports developments on the Defense Logistics Agency computer systems upgrade. Budget for the program; Role of Andersen Consulting on the technology replacement program; Completion period; Computer systems to be replaced.
- DLA Prepares for Drawdown.
Saldarini, Katy // Army Sustainment; Mar2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p51
The article reports on the preparations made by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to provide the military and its allied forces with logistics, acquisition, and technical services for the drawdown efforts in Iraq.
- OLD Deployment Tool Book Updates Daily.
Saldarini, Katy // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Feb2010, Issue 687, p54
The article evaluates the deployment tool book (DTB) of the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).
- Record Year for DLA.
Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World; 11/11/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 45, p18
Focuses on the financial performance of the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency as of November 2002. Lower operating costs; Reduction in the number of weapons systems items on order; Decrease in the volume of back orders.
- Telefast Industries is Listed as an Approved Manufacturer for Class 3 Threaded Fasteners by the Defense Logistics Agency.
Cottrill, Ken // American Fastener Journal; Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p31
The article discusses Berea, Ohio-based Telefast Industries being listed as an approved Class 3 Threaded Fasteners manufacturer by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency which places Telefast on the Class 2 and Class 3 Fasteners Lists of the Qualified Suppliers List for Manufacturers (QSLM).
- Desert Storm laser-card technology improves Defense Logistics Agency efficiency.
Saccomano, Ann // Traffic World; 11/7/94, Vol. 240 Issue 6, p35
Reports on the use of the Automated Manifest System (AMS) for logistics management at the United States Defense Logistics Agency. Benefits of the `optical memory card'; Difficulties encountered by the agency before the advent of AMS; Funding and contracting restraints for the system.
- Boeing Submits Proposal For Ground Vehicle Support.
Saccomano, Ann // Defense Daily; 2/17/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 30, p6
The article reports on a proposal submitted by Boeing Co. to Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) company for ground vehicle support at army depots in Anniston, Alaska and Red River in Texas. It mentions that the 193 million dollars contract is expected to be disclosed by 2010 summer. It states that...
- Tracking Down BENCHSTOCK.
Saccomano, Ann // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Jul2012, Issue 716, p50
The article offers tips for tracking down benchstock at the U.S. Army, which include accessing the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Troop Support website, clicking on the link for construction & equipment, and clicking on fastener catalogs.