After serving his duty in the US Army, Richard C. Vanhoy returned home to study Mechanical Engineering at NC State University and soon after, began work as Project Manager at M & W Industries and promoted to Vice-President. In 1997, after almost 20 years with M & W,  founded his own company, Yadkin Valley Mechanical, Inc. in Yadkinville, NC. Then in 2002, as the business grew in need of a larger facility, the company relocated to a 38,000 square-foot facility in Rural Hall, NC.

Since 1997, Yadkin Valley Mechanical has used the latest technology and experience as fuel for developing innovative air quality solutions. The company has expanded as one of a few full-service mechanical contractors, specializing in industrial ventilation and conveniently located in the North Carolina Piedmont Triad area. Yadkin Valley Mechanical is able to serve all your fume, dust and/or particulate removal needs.
YVM systems have been designed for and installed in a wide range of manufacturing plants in various industries, nationwide. Our engineers and mechanical designers develop solutions that guarantee positive results, including the fulfillment of Title V, OSHA indoor air quality standards, and DEHNR and EPA emission standards.

Our qualified team will carry out the initial evaluation, design, implementation and maintenance of engineered systems. Our knowledgeable staff can handle all problems concerning ventilation, airborne contaminants, temperature control, humidity, energy recovery and general air filtration.