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-Defense Logistics Agency: Full-scale exercise tests installation preparedness, emergency response

Nov 06, 2018 - ENP Newswire

NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa., - Throughout the week of October 15, the Defense Distribution Center, Susquehanna installation was a host to a flurry of unusual activity: protestors, structural collapses and even a dumpster fire.

Although the events were, in fact, cause for alarm, they were pre-planned emergencies designed to test the installation's first responder skills as part of a full-scale exercise.

Over the course of the week, DLA Fire and Police were observed responding to a reported wo...