Atlantic Diving Supply [ADS, Inc.] is celebrating their 20th anniversary this year. Formerly called Lynnhaven Dive Center (LDC), it was founded in the 1970’s as a local dive shop offering SCUBA diving training and commercial dive equipment locally in Virginia Beach. They saw a need for military diving equipment in the Norfolk – Va. Beach area and started the Atlantic Diving Supply company to serve their government customers with products for the Navy Seals.
Atlantic Diving Supply was awarded the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Innovative Small Business Performer of the Year 2005, for innovations in logistics, including support of the Battlefield Airmen Program.
They started with products for Navy Seals, which was primarily dive and maritime equipment. That product line included such items as dive lights, gauges, masks, fins, regulators, wet suits, watercraft, and underwater communication. Over the years the offerings of their products and services has expanded and now covers many other military and civilian requirements. They offer construction and safety equipment, such as welders, mixers, generators, compressors, chocks, helmets, zip lines, harnesses, trailers, and pumps.
ADS, Inc. can fill requests for merchandise to meet a variety of demands in today’s market. Some of the categories of products and services available are Energy Solutions, First Responder Equipment, Personal Protection, Robotics, Survival Equipment, Weapons and Optical, Storage Solutions, Medical Equipment and Supplies, and a wide range of Apparel. Their extensive apparel line is comprised of base layers, outerwear, boots, gloves, accessories, and more.
ADS strives to provide their clients with the most up to date technologies, with consideration for the customer’s needs as well as their budget. No matter how extensive your project might be, you can tell them what you have in mind, and they use innovation and problem solving to help you find the products and information you require to get the job done.