A distribution center of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, DLA Distribution Albany, Georgia, is the primary source of wholesale and retail storage and distribution processes of secondary repair parts and expendables for Marine Corps Logistics Command aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia.
The wholesale storage and distribution section stocks a wide range of commonly ordered items by the military services and other Department of Defense customers. Items stored include meals ready-to-eat, clothing and textiles, construction materials, electrical supplies, electronic components, secondary repair parts, as well as many more items. In addition to the basic receive, store and ship mission, DLA Distribution Albany, Georgia, performs preservation and packaging; stock readiness inspection, unit, kit and set assembly; marking; and reclassification of material.
The retail storage and distribution section stocks a wide range of retail items used in support of Marine Depot Maintenance Command. Items stored include vehicle data plates, weapons parts, nuts, bolts and washers. DLA Distribution Albany, Georgia, performs kitting and inventories of the lineside stock items in support of the various production lines within the local maintenance activity.
The distribution center performs unique missions that include providing all transportation management functions for MCLB Albany and tenant activities, storing Nuclear Biological and Chemical Personal Protective Equipment and box fabrication. Resources managed include special storage for radiological material, dehumidified storage for subsistence and storage for textiles and clothing for all DOD services worldwide.
It also facilitates the transportation for all inbound and outbound shipments of material for everyone on the base except the Marine Corps exchange and Commissary.