Wanco Overview

Since 1984, Wanco has been designing, engineering and manufacturing high-quality and easy-to-use portable safety equipment and accessories for industries such as traffic management, public safety and law enforcement, construction, mining, security and surveillance, airport ground support, and many others.

The Wanco factory

Wanco headquarters and 265,000 square-foot factory located in Arvada, Colorado


Wanco products include variable message signs, arrow boards, radar speed trailers, surveillance trailers, light towers, temporary runway closure devices, generators and more. We work with both the public and private sectors in the United States and around the world.

We’ve built our reputation as the industry leader with our commitment to exceptional service and integrity. Our employees are dedicated to providing the best possible customer service, from sales to shipping, and ensuring quality throughout our design and manufacturing process, from the first drawing to the finished product. In addition to building products that fit a wide variety of needs, we excel at customization and truly shine when working with customers whose situations require unique solutions.

In 2017 we doubled our manufacturing capabilities with the addition of a new 100,000-square-foot production facility. The new space has allowed us to increase production, improve efficiency and better serve our customers.

Headquartered just outside Denver, Colorado, with sales managers and a dealer network that span the world, our goal is to continue to improve and grow our existing product lines as well as introduce new products to support a wide range of industries.

Wanco is proud to be a family owned and operated small business with about 300 full-time employees.