Amglo Kemlite Laboratories is a global manufacturer of specialty lamps and was established in 1935. It services O.E.M. equipment manufacturers and distributors in the fields of Aerospace lighting, Airfield lighting, Medical lighting, Vehicular lighting, Obstruction lighting, Railroad Lighting and Laser lamp industries.
The Amglo Company has four primary lamp manufacturing facilities in United States, Mexico and China. The xenon lamp division is located in Bensenville, Illinois where it manufactures high powered quartz flashlamps while low power commodity xenon lamps and related assemblies are offered to customers from its Amglo Bravo facility in Juarez, Mexico.
Amglo’s halogen division in Largo Florida – manufactures specialty low voltage hard glass halogen lamps, quartz halogen and metal halide discharge lamps. It is also the primary design center for all Corporate Engineering and Lamp Research activity. Its fully equipped laboratory is capable to perform all necessary photometric and spectral measurements. Equipment for vibration and environmental tests are monitored daily and intended to replicate field conditions experienced by Amglo’s product.
The halogen division’s sister company Firstech Lighting (Shenzhen, China) is known in the general lighting industry for manufacturing high quality halogen PAR lamps that are distributed throughout the world. Firstech’s was established in 1990 and became a full Amglo subsidiary in 2001.