Category: Around NAVSUP

June 1, 2020

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella Delivers Critical Fuel Support to Naval Station Rota’s Warfighters

​Perhaps not as exciting as laser-guided missiles destroying a target, or even the rapid refueling of a racecar in the pits, the fuels division of NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Sigonella onboard Naval Station (NS) Rota, Spain quietly goes about its business ensuring everyone else has the fuel they need to carry out their missions.

June 1, 2020

Sustainment Study Ensures Future of Craney Island Defense Fuel Support Point

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Norfolk recently initiated the 2035 Facility Sustainment Study at Defense Fuel Support Point (DFSP) Craney Island, Virginia, designed to ensure the landmark facility will continue its vital mission providing Class III bulk petroleum to the fleet for the remainder of the 21st century, as it has since the turn of the last century.

June 1, 2020

Emergent Fuel Spill Response

When Camp Lemonnier first began fuel operations in 2007, generators were filled by jerry cans carried on trucks. It has evolved and now Camp Lemonnier has two jet fuel facilities (horizontal tanks and fuel bladders), two diesel facilities (horizontal tanks at the gas station and generator plant) and one mogas facility. N4 Fuels issues approximately 11 million gallons of jet fuel to about 6,000 aircraft, six million gallons of diesel to base generators, incinerators, boats and ground vehicles and 45,000 gallons of automotive gasoline (mogas) to ground vehicles yearly.

June 1, 2020

Amidst Holiday Season, Site Souda Bay Maintains Fleet Readiness, Improves Fuels Testing Capability

Even as our command’s members prepared to celebrate the holiday season and New Year, we remained focused on our logistics support mission of ensuring fleet readiness and improving processes for how we do business.

June 1, 2020

Naval Air Station Oceana Fuel Farm, Unsung Supporters of the Sound of Freedom

For more than 60 years, NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Norfolk Fuels Division has provided unparalleled customer service to Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana through the receipt and distribution of over 40 million gallons of JP-5 jet fuel per year. Although NAS Oceana’s pilots are renowned as top-notch professionals who display their skills as they maneuver their high tech machines through the air, Fuels Division is an often unsung supporter, providing the most important ingredient to move these aircraft–fuel.

May 6, 2020

NAVSUP WSS talks sustainment at annual DoD Maintenance Symposium

NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support’s (NAVSUP WSS) Vice Commander, Lynn Kohl spoke on a materiel readiness panel during the Department of Defense (DoD) Maintenance Symposium in Spokane, Wash. Dec. 10.

May 4, 2020

NAVSUP FLC San Diego Wireless Spiral 3 Team is honored with Team Award

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego Wireless Spiral 3 Team is honored with the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget Acquisition Excellence Team Award for Business Innovation at the 2019 Defense Acquisition Workforce Awards in Philadelphia.

May 4, 2020

Navy’s 244th birthday at Naval Support Activity Mechanicsburg

Brian Zirbel, executive director, NAVSUP Business Systems Center (BSC), Henry Gable, information technology specialist, NAVSUP BSC, Paul Rissler, computer assistant, NAVSUP BSC, and Capt. Douglas M. Bridges Jr., commanding officer, NAVSUP BSC, participate in a cake cutting commemorating the Navy’s 244th birthday during an all-hands call at Naval Support Activity Mechanicsburg.

May 4, 2020

National Defense Transportation Association’s (NDTA’s) 2018 Military Unit Award

Each year, the award recognizes military transportation units from both active duty and Reserve components of each service that have distinguished themselves in an operational logistics/transportation mission.

May 4, 2020

NAVSUP WSS Hosts Director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program

Adm. James Caldwell, director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, visited Naval Supply Systems Command and NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support in Mechanicsburg, Pa., Dec. 13.