Engineering / Innovation

Every YVEL lock and latch is built on almost 90 years of engineering experience and product innovation. Over the years, our experts have set the standards industry-wide for quality, safety and reliability in locking mechanisms.

YVEL is home to a team of experienced engineers who understand the precision needs of a vehicle manufacturer. Often, our engineers become part of your design team, working with you every step of the way to ensure that you have the smartest, most cost-effective solution for your application — and built to your exact specifications.

YVEL’s engineering capabilities include:

  • Application solutions
  • Customized locking systems to fit seamlessly into your equipment
  • Multi-tiered approach integrating quality and manufacturing
  • Patented technology
  • Sophisticated workshop and prototype processes
  • Superior 3D CAD modeling and data interchange
  • Technical expertise