2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

RVs Move America infographic

RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Valterra acquires Go Power! division from Carmanah Technologies

Thu Aug 3, 2017

150177449817732.jpgMission Hills, Calif. - Valterra Products, LLC has announced its acquisition of the Go Power! division from Carmanah Technologies Corp., a supplier specializing in off-grid solar power for recreational vehicles, work truck/long haul trucking, industrial and marine applications. The Go Power! extensive product line includes solar panels, battery chargers, transfer switches and inverters.

Go Power! Division Manager Mike Stephens and the Go Power! Sales/Operations team will continue to operate the Go Power! business from the current Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, location as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Valterra Products, LLC.

The Go Power! business will join Valterra's growing line of brand name quality products.

“We are excited to add Go Power! to Valterra’s expanding line of products," Valterra President and CEO George Grengs says. "Go Power! has been a leader in the Off-Grid solar market for many years and is an excellent fit with Valterra. We are especially pleased that Mike Stephens and the Go Power! team have joined Valterra to continue providing their expertise and excellent customer service."

“Valterra’s growth and business focus complement our plans and goals for Go Power! for the long term," Stephens says. "We are proud to continue along the path we have paved and are also excited to join a group that wants to support that journey."