VarTech’s Capability Statement #1 in Rugged Display Products

VarTech’s core capability statement is to be flexible and agile to meet the needs of our clients.

“Big Business Capabilities with Small Business Flexibility”

Our corporate climate combines the attributes of a nimble, responsive, and full rounded infrastructure with financial stability and in-house capabilities associated with larger corporations. This yields an agile team that allows ease of communication as well as facilitation of projects from conception to after-sale support.

  • Over 30 years in business
  • Debt-free small business
  • In house prototype design and production
  • Minor design modifications with no NRE fees
  • 45,000 square feet of US-based production facilities located in Clemmons, NC
  • Class 1,000 & 10,000 cleanrooms
  • ISO 9001 certified international shipping supported
  • ITAR registered
  • Production runs of Qty 1 to Qty 1000

Core Competencies:

Industrial applications: Panel, rack, VESA and console mount flat panel monitors, computers, and touchscreen HMIs for both mobile & fixed location user controls and CCTV camera systems (analog/digital)

COTS displays and computers: Field-proven commercial off-the-shelf designs for use in mission-critical military applications

Military operations: Resistant to shock, vibration, extreme temperature, humidity, and direct sunlight

Marine operations: Navigation system controls, and surveillance monitors with waterproof salt water-resistant housings, and sunlight readable displays.

Avionics: Sunlight readable, NVG compatible (NVIS MIL-STD 3009) airborne displays, and computers with analog, and digital inputs.

Custom flat panel LCD and computer solutions: Ability to modify equipment to highly specialized mechanical, electrical (461 EMI) and environmental requirements.

Retrofit solutions: Mechanical and electrical drop in replacement designs considering both user experience and installation process

Repair services: IC level repairs to the total refurbishment of industrial and military grade CRT monitors and LCD flat panel displays inclusive of OEM designs (no charge evaluation)

Past Performance History:

USAF: Prime contractor: Parsons – All-Weather model VT150XB4 equipped with component ruggedization package. Project RADBO (Recovery of Airbases Denied By Ordnance) MRAPP ground-based laser system.

Valero Refining: Prime contractor: VarTech Systems Inc. – Class I Division 2 certified VTPC900PSHB 19” fully sealed monitor with projective capacitive touch, sunlight-readable screen, remote monitor for compressors in refining area, and connected to the main system in the control room via KVM.  Allows workers at the refining area to review the information displayed in the control room.

Howard Energy Partners: Prime contractor: Dearman Systems – VTPC500VS 15.0” C1D2 fully sealed HMI panel computer used in bulk plant loading rack at the refinery. Truck operators enter in load authorization information and monitor the loading of tankers.

NASA Kennedy Space Center/ Prime Contractor: VarTech Systems Inc. – VTPC2400PS 24” C1D2 Panel Mount Panel PC used in HMI application at the launch site.

ANR/TransCanada Pipeline: Prime contractor: VarTech Systems Inc. – VTPC500PS 15” C1D2 panel mount control room panel computer. Used to monitor natural gas compressor engines for moving natural gas through the pipeline. Engines produce 1000 to 8000 horsepower.

Lockheed Martin-Vitrociset: Contractor: Joint Strike Force F-35 Ground Support Equipment, Power Cart & Air – Conditioning cart for supplying electricity and air conditioning in a wide range of climatic conditions, operator interface display panel.

Sikorsky: Direct contract, buyer: Lancaster Missile & Fire Division – General lab and aircraft cabin testing equipment, rugged panel mount monitor with avionics bonding for altitudes exceeding 10,000 feet, MIL-STD 3009 & MIL-STD 461E compliance.

US Navy: Prime contractor: DRS Power & Control – Power conversion module for DDG F1 Class Flight III Air & Missile Defense Radar, ruggedized panel computers.

USAF: Direct contract: Upgrade of avionics test benches for F-15 rack mount touchscreen displays.

US Army: Prime contractor: Smiths Detection – M8E1 chemical-biological protection shelter CBPS-M8E1 HMI touchscreens.

US Marine Corps: Prime contractor: Mercom/AFATDS C2 System – Upgrade of mobile tactical shelter AN/TSQ-272 UFD/function button touchscreen control displays.

US Navy: Prime contractor: L-3 Communications – Machinery control systems for T-AOE 6 class fast combat support ships control displays.

Company Information:


  • 334111: Electronic Computer Manufacturing
  • 334118: Computer Terminal and Other Computer Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
  • 334419: Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
  • 334519: Other Measuring and Controlling Device Manufacturing
  • 334512: Automatic Environmental Control Manufacturing for Residential, Commercial, and Appliance Use
  • 334513: Instruments and Related Products Manufacturing for Measuring, Displaying, and Controlling Industrial Process Variables
  • 443120: Computer and Software Stores
  • 541512: CAD Systems Integration Design Services
  • 335999: All Other Miscellaneous Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
  • ISO 9001 Certification
  • ITAR Registration: M26167