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Nov. 21, 2019

Navy Exchange China Lake Supports Navy Personnel After Earthquakes

Navy Exchange (NEX) China Lake, California, opened a temporary store in wake of the two earthquakes that shook Ridgecrest, California, on July 4 and 5.  To support personnel on base, a temporary NEX store opened on July 9 outside the main store under a covered awning for accessibility and convenience. The temporary store was needed due to damage the main store sustained from the earthquake.

Nov. 21, 2019

Shaping the future of Navy food service!

Originally published in the April 2019 Issue of Government Food Service, ©2019 Executive Business Media. Reprinted with permission.

Nov. 19, 2019

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center San Diego Logistics Support Team Provides Distance Support for Zumwalt Class

The NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego Logistics Support Team (LST) pioneered the concept of distance support tailored to the littoral combat ship (LCS) platform. The distance support concept was developed to reduce the workload burdens bestowed on minimally manned crews of the LCS. In turn, a significant portion of supply management and food service functions traditionally performed by shipboard supply departments on legacy ships were moved ashore and are now performed by the FLC LSTs.

Nov. 19, 2019

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella Holds Change of Command

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Sigonella held a change of command ceremony Aug. 1, during which Capt. Alsandro “Jay” Turner relieved Capt. Dion English as commanding officer.

Nov. 19, 2019

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Pearl Harbor Holds Change of Command

A time-honored change of command ceremony was held by NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Pearl Harbor on historic Kilo Pier onboard Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, June 26.

Nov. 19, 2019

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Jacksonville Holds Change of Command

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Jacksonville held a change of command ceremony in Jacksonville, Florida, June 20.  Capt. William Clarke relieved Capt. Matthew Ott, who served as the commanding officer of NAVSUP FLC Jacksonville since 2017.  Rear Adm. Michelle Skubic, commander, NAVSUP, served as the presiding officer and guest speaker during the ceremony.  “Like all across our NAVSUP Enterprise, your focus remains on the fleet, on the Sailors at sea who keep the Navy afloat, and all warfighters in harm’s way. Here in Jacksonville - as Capt. Ott passes the torch to Capt. Clarke - you will continue to provide superb logistics support for all forces in your area of responsibility,” said Skubic to an audience of more than 200 military and civilian personnel.

Nov. 19, 2019

Mentoring Without End Phase 2 at NAVSUP Business Systems Center

Mentoring without End (MWE) is designed to enhance personal and professional growth for NAVSUP Business Systems Center (BSC) junior officers (JOs).

Nov. 18, 2019

Materiel Clean Sweep

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center San Diego Site Lemoore hosted Rear Adm.  Joseph Noble, special assistant for Audit Readiness from Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Management and Comptroller), for an end-to-end walk-through of the warehouse April 10.

Nov. 12, 2019

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Bahrain Leads Basewide Clean-up and Reutilization Initiative

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Bahrain is leading a basewide initiative to ensure proper disposition and reutilization of items on Naval Support Activity (NSA) Bahrain.  The initiative started in February 2019 and will continue for the foreseeable future.

Nov. 12, 2019

Ret. SHCM Johnny E. Love

Retired Ship’s Serviceman Master Chief Johnny E. Love, SC, USN, 72, passed away on July 30, 2019. Love retired from the Navy after 26 years of active service as a Master Chief Ship’s Serviceman.