Production Control Software for Aerospace Special Process Companies


Special process companies are all different and have different needs from their production control software, that’s why we configure our solutions to your company’s DNA. AeroDNAsp has been developed specifically for aerospace metal finishing companies, allowing you to streamline operations, continuously improve and accelerate growth.

AeroDNAsp has the flexibility to be configured to the needs of a range of metal finishing companies, from platers to heat treaters, anodisers to powder coaters. It can be easily tailored to best suit your company and installed with the minimum disruption to business processes. AeroDNA can be locked down for complete control over business processes, ensuring compliance with AS9100 and Nadcap requirements.


AeroDNAsp is our premium solution for aerospace metal finishing companies, covering from quotation all the way to invoice, reducing manual processes and disparate systems, allowing you to make informed decisions based on accurate data.

It provides:
  • Streamlined AS9100 and Nadcap compliance and traceability
  • Customer service level planning
  • Scheduling and capacity planning
  • Shopfloor data collection
  • Job splitting and grouping
  • Subcontract control and customer specification management
  • Comprehensive quality control, including rejects, reworks and corrective action reporting
  • Niche special process functionality such as precious metals, deposit thicknesses, jigging details
  • First article inspection reports
  • Job costing and margin analysis date
  • Advanced business reporting
AeroDNAsp interfaces with SAGE, Pegasus, Xero and other premier accounting packages, closing the loop to your financial system. A two-way dynamic link can be enabled, allowing you to see and act upon real-time credit statuses of your customers and suppliers.

Key Features

Features of the system include:
  • Contract review & FAIR staged gates
  • Route and process approval
  • Internal and customer specification version control
  • Approved supplier status, scope and expiry
  • ITAR restriction functionality
  • Direct email of documents via Outlook
  • Docketing functionality
  • Customer order acknowledgments
  • Job costing including materials, labour, sub-contract, components and tooling
  • Comprehensive report library
  • Create quotes from estimates, previous quotes, works orders or parts templates
  • Supplier purchase orders for materials and components
  • Full traceability of batches, materials and subcontract treatments
  • Shop floor data capture and live WIP tracking
  • Stock management for materials and finished parts
  • Attach links to external files (drawings, Certificates of Conformity, NC programs etc.)
  • Delivery notes & Certificates of Conformity
  • Multi-currency invoicing, credit notes and pro formas
  • Accounts package integration

Valuechain Benefits

knowledgeable support staff
Our reliable and knowledgeable support staff understand aerospace finishing companies and can help you with industry best practice to ensure you are getting the most out of our software.
software that grows with you
AeroDNAsp’s features make it easy for you to adhere to AS9100 and Nadcap requirements, whilst planning capacity utilisation effectively and allowing you to meet customer expectations.
flexible payment options
You can choose a rental model for the software or pay for licences and maintenance, we are flexible to ensure the best option for you.
flexible training options
We offer onsite or remote training sessions alongside access to our comprehensive online help manual.
business improvement apps
All of our production control solutions can be coupled with our business improvement apps, opening up opportunities for advanced reporting and bespoke dashboards, knowledge capture throughout your product’s lifecycle, mobile auditing, laboratory analysis and supply chain collaboration.

Upgrade to Digitalised Chemical Analysis

Now you’re able to streamline chemical analysis of your surface treatment solutions, too.
LabBook is a consolidated chemical analysis platform that easily links to your existing systems. LabBook maintains digital records and manages specification compliance by exception; to streamline chemical analysis.


Our Experience

At Valuechain, we have over 50 years aerospace special process experience.

Our leadership team have vast experience of aerospace special processes and the complexities of Nadcap and OEM technical specification compliance whilst maintaining customer service levels and driving productivity.

  • Formed a Nadcap and OEM approved aerospace special process company in Eastern Europe
  • Acquired and grew an aerospace special process company in UK.
  • Senior management positions at UK’s and India’s leading aerospace special process companies
  • Supported many global small and large businesses with aerospace AS9100 and Nadcap approvals with our in-house approved auditors
We don’t just supply production control software, we also provide industry best practice and years of relevant experience.

Innovation Projects

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do here at Valuechain. During our history, we have instigated and participated in a number of successful special process excellence projects to improve the aerospace treatments industry for the future.

We are committed to developing solutions that are forward looking and resolve as many of the challenges faced by aerospace finishing companies as possible. We continue to be involved in several innovative projects to ensure we can provide the best solutions for our customers.

Innovation Partners

We pride ourselves on ensuring all our solutions are forward looking and encourage industry best practice. None of our innovations would be possible without the support of dedicated partners, who aid the development of our unique ideas.