SDDC honors high performing shippers
April 4, 2013
The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command honors 15 government shippers for outstanding performance with the Defense Transportation System throughout 2012.
"Shipper" refers to any government/vendor office or organization that books and moves cargo through the Defense Transportation System and the award recognizes organizations who consistently submit on-time and error-free data.
Awardees in the Small Shipper category are Army and Air Force Exchange Service New Jersey CONSOL Center, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Jacksonville and Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Oklahoma.
In the Medium Shipper category, awards were presented to Joint Military Postal Activity Atlantic, Joint Military Postal Activity Pacific and Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Diego.
In the Large Shipper category, awardees are Defense Commissary Agency East Office, Army and Air Force Exchange Service Southeast and Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin.
In the Super Large Shipper category, awardees are Headquarters Defense Commissary Agency, Headquarters Defense Commissary Agency West and Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna.
And in the Shipper of Merit Category, awardees are Transportation Directorate of Logistics at Fort Bragg, N.C., General Services Administration Transportation & Readiness Center and Defense Contract Management Agency Chicago.
SDDC, headquartered at Scott AFB, is composed of about 2,770 active and Reserve military and civilian surface transportation experts making it possible for Warfighters to have what they need, when they need it. SDDC accomplishes this mission by leveraging the best of U.S. commercial shipping, port, trucking and rail services delivering cargo to every corner of the globe supporting Department of Defense contingencies, exercises and humanitarian aid mission.