Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Barstow
Definition/Scope: (DLA) Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Distribution Barstow, Calif., is made up of distribution facilities at two locations eight miles apart, Nebo and Yermo Annex. Headquarters, administration, central receiving, shipping, storage and support facilities are located at Nebo. Most of the outdoor storage is located at the Yermo Annex. The center receives, stores, and ships supplies to military customers located in the U.S. and the Pacific theater of operations, as well as around the world. With a hot, dry desert climate, Barstow is an ideal location for outdoor storage for large tactical vehicles and equipment. Among the major items stored outside are Tracked and Wheeled Vehicles, boats, ship propellers, shafts, anchors and radar units. DLA Distribution Barstow, Calif., is capable of accommodating inside storage requirements for a wide variety of commodities. Major items currently provided inside storage at the distribution center are electronic parts and components, radioactive material, clothing and textiles, replacement parts of military equipment, engines and transmissions, shafts, reduction gears, and wire cable. DLA Distribution Barstow, Calif., also operates a container manufacturing section that is proficient in the design and construction of lumber, plywood cleated, fiberboard and special purpose containers for shipment or storage. Containers may be custom constructed to meet customer requirements and in compliance with Federal, Military and International specifications.
Used For:Defense Distribution Depot Barstow CA
Broader Terms:Defense Distribution Center
Related Terms:Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Albany