Situation Report 2017-10-18

October 18, 2017

Ongoing Disaster Response Activities

Quite a number of new requests for logistics support have flowed our way in the past 24 – 48 hours. We continue updating the logistics needs map, and have included a list of open needs below. Please let us know if you can assist with any of these!

Thanks for all you are doing to assist with response and recovery activities. ALAN is committed to supporting all disaster areas long term – and we’re grateful for your partnership that allows that to occur!


Title Category Address Description
14 pallets medical supplies NJ to PR 00921 Need Air Transport Edison, NJ, United States Transport 14 pallets medical supplies from Edison NJ to San Juan, PR
Air transport medical equipment to PR Need Air Transport Stone Mountain, GA 30083, United States 40 pallets of wheelchairs 48x42x42 total weight 9410 lbs
Warehouse space San Juan, PR Need Warehouse Space San Juan, Puerto Rico Need warehouse space for minimum 300 pallets cleaning supplies and hygiene kits
Warehouse Santa Rosa, CA Need Warehouse Space Santa Rosa, CA, United States Warehouse space – 50k – 100k sqft, with docks, ramp, office space, and utilities Space needed for 3 – 6 months max This is space only, no services needed as nonprofit will operate
Ground transport TX 77034 to FL 32202 Need Transportation Houston, Texas 77034, United States Ground transport for 75 pallets 40x48x60 avg. 400 lbs Houston TX to Jacksonville FL – Canned food – Water – Flashlight, batteries – Baby food and formula – Powder milk – Working gloves, brooms, shovels – Hospital grade disinfectant, household cleaners – Body soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste – Sleeping cots – Scrubs – Dog and cat food – First aid supplies – Adult and children diapers – Mosquito repellent spray – Power generators
13 pallets medical supplies NY 11106 to FL 33152 Need Transportation Long Island City, Queens, NY 11106, United States 13 pallets of hygiene kits each 48x40x43 total weight 3216 lbs
Material Handling Equipment – Puerto Rico Need Material Handling Equipment Bayamón 00960, Puerto Rico 2 reach trucks 2 propane sit down fork lifts 1 electric sit down fork lift 2 electric pallet jacks. With scales. Stand up Payload between 5000-6000 lbs. (fork extensions as well)
Medical supplies Pittsburgh, PA to PR Need Air Transport Pittsburgh, PA 15205, United States 80 pallets of medical supplies from Pittsburgh to Puerto Rico (TBD)
Warehouse Bakersfield Need Warehouse Space Bakersfield, CA, United States Seeking 3,000 – 5,000 sqft warehouse space for long term storage



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