Welcome to Francis Searchlights

Francis Searchlights Limited have designed and manufactured innovative, high quality and competitive lighting products since 1901. The Company has achieved a Worldwide reputation of the highest standard.

From the purpose built 18,000 sq ft factory premises in Bolton , United Kingdom, the innovative products are developed and manufactured, and include; marine searchlights, vehicle lighting, security and architectural units.

Francis Searchlights Limited is part of the Fort Vale Group of companies, a dynamic and market-driven enterprise with strategic locations throughout the world. The Group is headed by the Chairman, Mr. Ted Fort OBE, himself an accredited Designer and business professional with innovation, flair and drive.

Mission Statement

Francis Searchlights is customer focused and is dedicated to provide the best lighting products available. Investing in the latest design techniques and manufacturing methods, the company is committed in maintaining its Global Market leading position.

Francis Searchlights Site Content Guide: This Web Site gives information on a complete range of Searchlights, Defence Lighting, Marine Lighting, Security Lighting and Architectural or Building Searchlights. The Site features both Halogen Searchlights and the more powerful Xenon Searchlights. A wide variety of defence and security lighting products are featured with galleries displaying both Searchlights and Marine lighting applications..