Velvac Exhibiting at HDAW 2014

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Velvac will be exhibiting at the upcoming Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) Show in Las Vegas, NV from January 27th through the 30th. Stop by booth 336 to see the new, innovative products Velvac has recently launched for the Heavy Duty aftermarket vehicle segment.

Velvac continues to illustrate its leadership in providing quality aftermarket vehicle components. Come see how Velvac keeps vehicle owners... In the Passing Lane.

Velvac Announces Settlement of Lawsuit with Rosco

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Velvac, Inc., a leading manufacturer of components to the truck, bus, recreational and specialty vehicle industries, today announced a settlement with Rosco, Inc. ending a lawsuit between the two companies in the Federal Court for the District of Delaware involving patents owned by Rosco, Inc.

New Velvac Los Angeles Warehouse Location

Friday, October 25, 2013

In an effort to improve customer service and product availability for our West Coast customers, Velvac will be moving its Los Angeles warehouse location to a new building. The new warehouse will be located in an adjacent building, next door to the old Hicks Warehouse, with Will-Call access on the Southwest corner of Noakes and Indiana Street.

As a result of the move, the LA warehouse will be closed on Friday, November 1, 2013, and reopened on Monday, November 4, 2013.

The address for the new facility is:

Velvac, Inc.
3900 Union Pacific Avenue
Los Angeles, CA  90023

Velvac Holiday Hours

Thursday, October 24, 2013

With the holidays fast approaching, we at Velvac want to make sure all of our customers are informed about our manufacturing and corporate locations holiday schedules.

New Berlin Office and Distribution Center

  • Closed December 24, 25, 31 and January 1 - Open for business January 2, 2014

Reynosa Mexico Manufacturing Facility

  • Closed from December 23 to January 3 - Production begins January 6, 2014.
  • Orders in place prior to the shut-down will be scheduled to avoid any shipping disruptions during this period.

Lane Change Guardian Featured at RVDA

Friday, September 27, 2013

Velvac, Inc., a leading manufacturer of components to the truck, bus, recreational and specialty vehicle industries, will be featuring their Next Generation Vision System, the Lane Change Guardian, at the upcoming RVDA Show in Las Vegas, NV. This new product reinforces Velvac’s position in the RV industry as the premier developer of commercial vehicle vision system technology.

Backup Warning Devices Required in Delaware

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Heavy trucks based in Delaware will soon have to be equipped with devices that can warn drivers or bystanders when the vehicles are backing up. Gov. Jack Markell (D) signed the legislation Aug. 30, stating that all vehicles weighing more than 26,000 lbs. will require an audible reverse signal that bystanders can hear, or a warning system or backup camera that can tell a driver if the vehicle is at risk of hitting something while backing up. The requirement will take effect Jan. 1, 2014.

Velvac Launches New User-Friendly, Content-Rich Website

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Velvac, Inc., a leading manufacturer of components to the truck, bus, recreational and specialty vehicle industries, announced today that its website,, has been completely and dramatically redesigned. The new site, which went live on Tuesday, July 16, is designed to improve the end-users’ online experience with Velvac and elevate the company’s web presence to a level commensurate with its position as a leader in the commercial vehicle vision system and component industry.

Paul Hughes Candidate for RVIA Board of Directors

Monday, July 15, 2013

Paul Hughes, Velvac’s Director of RV and Specialty Vehicle Markets, was nominated to run for the 2014 RVIA Board of Directors. Mr. Hughes is well known and respected in the RV industry, and has been an active member of RVIA since 2005, attending and supporting numerous functions aimed at expanding RV ownership. He has been a pioneer in expanding the usage of camera-based vision systems in motorhomes, helping to improve the safety of drivers and pedestrians, alike.

Velvac Supports WCTC's CDL Training Course

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) recently completed its new Transportation Building, a 5,300-square-foot facility to be used for the college’s Truck Driving technical diploma program. As a thank you for donating two complete Aero-Cam vision systems with Fleet-Guard recording technology, Velvac was invited to attend the building’s ribbon cutting and open house held June 11.

FMCSA Grants Exception for Video Event Recorders

Friday, March 22, 2013

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has granted an exemption that will enable video event recorders to be mounted on commercial motor vehicles lower in the windshield than previously permitted by the Agency’s regulations.

According to the FMCSA, the possible safety gains from "the use of video event recorders to improve driver behavior will improve the overall level of safety to the motoring public." This continues to validate the importance of innovations in the category of video event recorders, pursuing improvements in fleet safety.