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YVEL is not only a company of experience in automobile locking mechanisms, but also the European leader concerning conception and production of tilting cab locks for trucks. 

Company of experience, as YVEL, has an experience of more than three-quarters of a century in conceiving and producing locking mechanisms for the automotive industry,

European leader, YVEL which is part of the ACTUANT Corporation's Group since 2004, exports throughout the world and has been realizing 100 % of the tilting cab locks of the major European truck constructors with more than 30 years of experience concerning these products.

In order to assure a service to its clients as close as possible to their requirements, YVEL applied for and obtained the ISO 9001 certification in 1995 and from April 2004 theISO/TS 16949 certification.

The developed products find number of applications : of course, the trucks with tilting cab locks - with mechanical or hydraulic opening - but also all the vehicles needing strong locking mechanisms, such as : fork lift trucks, tipping boxes, multipurpose vehicles, containers, compactors, mining, airport and fire rescue vehicles, snow-ploughs, public vehicles… (this list is not exhaustive)

The smaller locks, the locking mechanisms and the handles find an application in bus equipment, agricultural tractors, and for all vehicles : door locking, chests and hoods.

We are sure that you will discover in our site, at least, one product which will respond to a need of one of your applications. These are standard products but we can develop special applications for you, provided that quantities are significant.


March 30, 2010