EVERETT, WASHINGTON, MAY 27, 2020 – Valence Everett receives new approvals for anodize, NDT, and additional support processes to the Boeing Defense in Saint Louis, MO, PS specifications to further support military and defense programs, such as the F-15 and F/A-18 statements in the Pacific Northwest United States.

Valence Surface Technologies, the largest independent provider of aerospace product finishing services, has received the following Boeing Defense approvals at it’s Valence Everett facility in Washington (formerly known as Blue Streak Finishers).

  • PS 13201- Anodize of Aluminum
  • PS 13209- Chemical Conversion Coating of Aluminum
  • PS 21202- Penetrant Inspection

Mike Stergion, Valence Regional Sales Manager, commented, “With these new Boeing Defense approvals, Valence Everett can now support our customers in the military fighter jet supply chain here the Pacific Northwest. We can now process critical parts for our customers, thus enabling a local supply chain, eliminating logistical costs, transit times, and unnecessary risk.”

Valence Everett, founded in 1981, is a leader in large part processing with 30-foot capability for NDT, shot peen, chemical processing, and painting. Having earned NADCAP merit status, Valence Everett offers a full suite of services for most material types in major primes such as Boeing, Gulfstream, Cessna, United Technologies, and more.

About Valence
Valence Surface Technologies is the world’s largest independent provider of aerospace and defense finishing services. Valence operates twelve facilities in key aerospace and defense manufacturing regions and maintains over 3,500 unique industry approvals. Valence services over 3,000 customers across the globe and supports all major programs across the commercial aerospace, defense, space, and satellite markets.