THE VEEDER-ROOT COMPANY: A HISTORY OF INNOVATION

For over 150 years, Veeder-Root's innovative solutions have supported industry needs. Throughout our rich history of manufacturing computing devices, we have continually helped our customers improve their products and processes by providing critical information when it's needed most.  

Today Veeder-Root is the number-one supplier of automated tank gauges in the world, backed by an unmatched service network. When you entrust your fuel management needs to Veeder-Root, you’re assured of hassle-free compliance, reliable systems, advanced engineering and responsive service. We’re the right choice for operations with too much to lose — and much more to gain. We’re fluent in solving all kinds of problems for all types of fueling operations. No wonder over half a million customers around the globe count on us to prevent loss of product, profits — and sleep. 

 

Our Products Today

Veeder-Root Automatic Tank Gauges
Veeder-Root Automatic Tank Gauges

The hub of c-store operations, the ATG monitors fuel levels in underground storage tanks, ensuring regulatory compliance, maintaining accurate inventory and protecting the environment.

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Red Jacket Submersible Turbine Pumps
Red Jacket Submersible Turbine Pumps

Red Jacket’s unsurpassed pumping expertise helps sites optimize fuel flow. Our Submersible Turbine Pumps and Pump Controllers ensure that sites can pump fuel quickly, efficiently and safely.

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Insite360 Fuel Management Software & Services
Insite360 Fuel Management Software & Services

Insite360 achieves savings and predictability for its customers by automating all aspects of the fuel management process including procurement, inventory management, forecasting, sourcing and reconciliation.

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Veeder-Root Meter Registers
Veeder-Root Meter Registers

Measuring flow in industrial and commercial applications, Mechanical & Electronic Meter Registers pair with 3rd party meters to accurately record transaction data and maintain custody transfers.

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OUR HISTORY

1866

We Begin Counting Everything on Earth

The Root Company, maker of hinges and counting equipment is founded in Bristol, CT.  Later in 1895, Curtis Veeder invents the Cyclometer to record miles traveled on a bicycle, giving many customers their first measurement of distance traveled.

1928

Industry Counts on Veeder-Root

The Root and Veeder companies merge to create Veeder-Root, the largest manufacturer of counting computing devices in the world.  Many manufacturing processes relied on Veeder-Root counters, as did products such as voting machines, cash registers, and gasoline dispensers.

1942

Contributing to the War Effort

Veeder-Root counters, used in many WWII vehicles, provide soldiers critical information.  Post war, Veeder-Root introduces high speed counters for applications in navigational equipment, radar and industrial scales.

1956

Counting Continued Growth

The Veeder-Root manufacturing facility in Altoona, PA opens as growth continues.  In 1976 the 1,000,000th VR-101 Gas Pump Computer is produced.

1981

The Forecourt Comes to the Forefront

Veeder-Root introduces the TLS-250 automatic tank gauge with enhanced features for accurate leak detection and inventory control.  In 1984 the EPA's National UST regulations start.

2000s

Acquisitions Lead to Market Expansion

In 2001 Veeder-Root acquires best-in-class submersible pump manufacturer, Red Jacket and in 2002 the Gilbarco Veeder-Root business segment is created following the acquisition of Gilbarco.  In 2014 Veeder-Root acquires FuelQuest, a fuel management business, and creates the Insite360 business unit.

Family of Brands

Veeder-Root is part of the Gilbarco Veeder-Root family of brands. To learn more about our other offerings, please visit their websites:
Gilbarco Veeder-Root
Gilbarco Veeder-Root

Gilbarco manufactures the world’s leading fueling and convenience store equipment and technology.

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ANGI Energy Systems
ANGI Energy Systems

ANGI is a leading global supplier of CNG fueling equipment for natural gas vehicles.

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Catlow
Catlow

Catlow is a leading manufacturer of petroleum hanging hardware serving the global market. 

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Gasboy
Gasboy

Gasboy is the leading brand of equipment and and turnkey solutions for fleet operators.

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Orpak
Orpak

Orpak delivers comprehensive solutions to oil companies and commercial fleets, improving profitability and optimizing performance.

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FAFNIR
FAFNIR

FAFNIR is known worldwide for the design and manufacture of high precision level measurement devices for the petroleum, pharmaceutical, chemical and food industries.

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Midco
Midco

Midco is an integrated technology, engineering, manufacturing and service company providing fuel dispensers to the India market.

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