National Association of Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOSB)
DacVal LLC is a manufacturer of ground support equipment, and armament handling equipment which includes any type of machined parts, welding, assembly, heat treating, plating, painting, testing, full inspection system MIL-I-45208/ISO9002 Compliant, pack and ship.
Turnkey Armament and ground support equipment mechanical manufacturing, including CNC, weld shop, paint booth, manual machining, and everything needed to complete the job under one roof.
Comprehensive strategic evaluation and implementation of remanufacturing techniques. Cores and components available, wear items replaced, parts return to zerotime, in spec, with warranty.
Using cutting edge tools and techniques, our engineering team reproduces technical data specifications. Our value added engineering creates manufacturable data to not only reproduce the parts, but upgrades the design for form, fit and functionality.
David Christian & DeVal Lifecycle Support
DacVal, LLC an SDVOSB company located in Philadelphia, PA. DacVal is owned by David Christian, the most decorated veteran of the Vietnam War, who has a long and illustrious service history. David enlisted in the army at the age of 17, he went on to complete Airborne and Special forces training. He has been three times nominated for the medal of honor, and awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, two Silver Stars, the Bronze Star, and seven Purple Hearts. He is a noted advocate for Vietnam War veterans and was the founding Vice President of the Council of Vietnam Veterans and went on to found the United Vietnam Veterans Organization (UVVO) which would merge with the Vietnam Veterans of America. DacVal, LLC has maintained a close relationship with DeVal Lifecycle Support, LLC an AS9100 D certified small business. DeVal brings over sixty years’ experience in high technology manufacturing/remanufacturing of Armament Support Equipment for the United States Military, Industry and Foreign Allies. DeVals customer service-oriented team, along with their engineering design and reverse engineering capabilities has made DeVal stand out in the fleet as the optimum source for support. Past and present performance has established DeVal as the supplier of approximately 53 families of legacy Aircraft Support Equipment.
As of September 20, 2017, DeVal Corporation was successfully purchased through an Asset Purchase Agreement (APA) by Sam Thevanayagam, CEO and President of Parts Life Inc. Sam insists that DeVal Lifecycle Support echoes the mission of Parts Life, Inc.: “Supporting freedom by supporting the warfighter and the U.S. taxpayer” while also having our customers’ needs be the organization’s top priority without exception. Established in 2007, Parts Life, Inc. is a certified Small Business, ITAR registered, DDTC registered, ISO9001:2015, and AS9100D certified organization. Parts Life, Inc. has extensive project management experience and expertise in electrical and mechanical design, reverse engineering for obsolescence issues, test and validation, manufacturing, and integration. Parts Life, Inc. provides diversified services in Life Cycle Sustainment Solutions for the DOD and commercial customers. This includes but is not limited to: reverse engineering, manufacturing, additive manufacturing, lifecycle support, TDP evaluation, prototype development, remanufacturing, repair, tooling design, alternate source approval, and strategic sourcing. Parts Life, Inc. supports the defense, aerospace, heavy duty and automotive industries by providing solutions that extend the life of its customers expensive and mission critical assets. Parts Life, Inc. is one of the only companies focused on providing obsolescence and DMSMS solutions. Parts Life, Inc. proudly supports a number of customers, including the DLA, NAVAIR, NAVSUP, TACOM, Army, Navy, and the Air Force. We look forward to the possibility of working together in the future.