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Seale Advises Triumph Group (NYSE:TGI) on the Sale of its Leading Aerospace Structures Machining and Finishing Businesses

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – Seale & Associates, Inc. announced that it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE:TGI) on the sale of its Triumph Processing, Inc. (TPI) metal finishing business to Valence Surface Technologies LLC, and the sale of  its Triumph Structures – Los Angeles, Inc. (TSLA) aerospace structures machining business to Aerospace Systems and Structures LLC (DBA Alatus Aerosystems). Valence Surface Technologies is a leading aerospace product finishing company, backed by Trive Capital, and Aerospace Systems and Structures LLC is a privately-held California specialty aerospace investment firm.

Triumph Processing, Inc. and Triumph Structures – Los Angeles, Inc. together employ approximately 400 people in the Los Angeles area. TPI, formerly known as DV Industries, located in Lynwood, CA, is an aerospace specialty processing business offering non-destructive testing, chemical processing, and paint services to the global aerospace industry, differentiated by its state-of-the-art facilities and large part processing line with tanks over 100 feet in length. TSLA consists of four locations and specializes in manufacturing and assembly of large structural components including stringers, spars, chords, landing gear assemblies, and beams up to 180 feet in length.

“We are pleased to have had the opportunity to advise Triumph Group on another important transaction,” said Robert Whitney, Managing Director at Seale & Associates. “We appreciate the trust that Triumph continues to place in our organization to successfully execute on their transformational plan.”

Triumph Group, Inc., headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aircraft structures, components, accessories, subassemblies and systems. The company serves a broad, worldwide spectrum of the aviation industry, including original equipment manufacturers of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft and aircraft components, as well as commercial and regional airlines and air cargo carriers.

Valence Surface Technologies LLC is a leading aerospace product finishing company, backed by Trive Capital, a $2 billion private equity firm. Valence Surface Technologies is the world’s largest independent provider of Aerospace and Defense metal finishing services. With 11 locations, 650,000+ sq. ft. of manufacturing space, and over 2,500 unique industry approvals, Valence processes more than 16 million parts per year.

Aerospace Systems and Structures LLC (DBA Alatus Aerosystems), a California specialty aerospace investment firm is privately owned by a team of aerospace focused investors with extensive industry relationships.

Seale & Associates, Inc., headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is a global investment banking firm with extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance advisory, and enterprise level strategy consulting. Our professionals are trusted advisors maintaining a high level of quality and integrity while presenting innovative ideas and solutions to address our clients’ most complex dealings. Seale Capital, Inc., an affiliate of Seale & Associates, Inc., is a registered broker dealer and member of FINRA and SIPC. All securities-related transactions are cleared through Seale Capital. For more information, please visit


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