Valeo is an Automotive Supplier, partner to automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo develops innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 Emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. Valeo Group has 136 Production Sites, 16 Research Centres, 34 Development Centres, 15 Distribution Platforms, Employs 81,800 people across 29 Countries Worldwide.
Welcome to Valeo Vision
CEL (Connaught Electronics Ltd) was founded in 1982. In 2007 Valeo purchased the business and from here Valeo Vision was formed.
Valeo is the world’s leading provider of driving assistance systems to automotive manufacturers. In 2014, Valeo’s Comfort & Driving Assistance Group recorded €2.3 Billion in sales. Valeo Vision Systems (VVS), located near Galway, Ireland is Valeo’s automated parking and computer vision research hub. From being first to market in Europe with rear camera and surround view systems to producing next-generation vision systems and autonomous driving products, Valeo Vision Systems has long been at the cutting edge of development in automotive vision applications.
Valeo Tuam specialise in the design and manufacture of advanced Driver Assistance Systems including Rear View Cameras, Surround View and Camera Monitoring Systems. Our applications include Pedestrian Detection, Cross Traffic Alert and Automated Parking. Our next generation products will launch us into the realm of Autonomous Driving applications. Through the sustained investment of Valeo Group, our footprint in Ireland includes one of the groups largest Research and Development sites employing in the region of 400 professionals across a wide spectrum of Engineering and Science.
About Valeo Vision Systems
At Valeo Vision Systems, we develop systems to improve safety and driving comfort by offering easy access and enhanced visibility around the vehicle, while creating an ergonomic, intuitive relationship with one's environment. Valeo Vision Systems are at the forefront of innovative technologies.
The Vision Systems Product Line, with Headquarters in Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland also has facilities in Germany, Hungary, USA, Mexico, China, Czech Republic and France.
We design and manufacture front, top, rear and side view Automotive cameras and associated ECUs for a variety of OEM manufacturers such as BMW, Jaguar/Land Rover, Volvo, Ford, Nissan and VAG Group (VW, Audi).
We use the best human competences and leading edge technologies to offer innovative products to our customers.
- 360° Birds eye view, allowing precise manoeuvres due to a seamless 360° view of the vehicle's immediate surroundings.
- Junction view, which improves safety in cross traffic situations with limited visibility
- Trailer assistant, provides valuable assistance in hitching trailers.
- Park4U + 360Vue, combines ultrasonics and vision systems to automatically park your car into the parking slot.
- Cross Traffic Alert, uses a very wide angle camera mounted on the front/rear of the vehicle to automatically detect oncoming vehicles and other road users.
- Pedestrian Detection, automatically detects pedestrians around the vehicle and warns the driver.
The overall goal of Valeo Vision Systems is to be the world wide leader for Vision Systems within the automotive industry.
Our mission is to be the World Leader for Vision Systems within the automotive industry by developing innovative camera systems and providing situational awareness solutions using cutting edge technology.