Data Signs (Australia), a family business, commenced manufacturing in 1976 as a Programmable Message Sign manufacturer. Arnold Venema (CEO) started the company with his father, Arend Venema. Our product range has progressed through the years as Data Signs has endeavoured to embrace the very latest in LED technology to become a leader in all facets of electronic sign manufacturing. We are known in the industry for our exceptional reliability and innovative products; both in terms of hardware design and functionality. Data Signs' continued growth has been attributed to its ability to respond to customer-specific requirements.
Data Signs marks its 40th Anniversary.
Data Signs AppVMS™ is a feature-rich app developed for Data Signs' customers. Download from Apple App Store and Google Play.
Data Signs receives Type Approval from the RMS in New South Wales for our ArrowBoard Type C.
Data Signs opens a new large Assembly Plant in Ormeau (Brisbane), Queensland.
Data Signs opens Assembly Plant in Yatala, Queensland.
Data Signs’ Portable Traffic Lights receive Type Approval from the RMS in New South Wales.
ISO 9001 certification awarded to Data Signs.
WebVMS released, a web-based application to track, monitor and control Data Signs’ products.
Data Signs develops and releases the world-first five colour Variable Message Sign.
Data Signs develops and releases its own Portable Traffic Light Controllers and Remote Control unit.
Department of Transport in UAE awards tender through our agent AMG for purchase of a large quantity of VMS400 just in time for the first Abu Dhabi Formula 1 held at Yass Island.
VMS Fleet Manager soﬅware developed and released, to remotely track and update Data Signs VMS.
Data Signs opens Service Centre in Minto, New South Wales.
A court proceeding between Data Signs Pty Ltd and Bartco Traffic Equipment was settled out of court in favour of Data Signs.
Data Signs opens Service Centre in Yatala (Brisbane), Queensland.
Data Signs exports VMS to Dubai for the construction of the tunnel to Atlantis Hotel.
Data Signs moves into a larger facility in Grace Court, Sunshine West, Victoria.
Call System developed and installed for Virgin Blue, Brisbane Airport.
Geelong College outdoor scoreboard installation, Illawarra Turf Club signage installation.
Data Signs moves into a factory in Vella Drive, Sunshine West, Victoria.
Data Signs VMS displays fixed onto trailers built by Third Party.
Developed first incandescent then LED-based single and multi-line signs for various applications.
Taxi Sign installation in over 1000 taxis in Victoria, completed job late 1996.
Data Signs, a family business, commenced manufacturing in 1976 as a Programmable Message Sign manufacturer.