Arvada, CO-based Mark VII Equipment Inc., the North America subsidiary of WashTec AG of Germany, is commemorating its 50th year in business. Founded in 1966, Mark VII was one of the pioneers of automatic car washing and is a provider of soft-touch, touch-free and hybrid wash systems.

“We’re proud of our history as an innovator in the car wash business,” said Chris Andersen, CEO of Mark VII. “It’s a testimony to our people, products, and customer focus that we’ve reached this milestone and continue to be an industry leader.”