Processes

Our production facilities manufacture a wide assortment of mechanical pencils, pens and other office supplies, while our textile department produces military apparel items as well as military helmet systems for all branches of the military. In addition, we produce many diverse items for the aerospace industry. The manufacturing operation is ISO 9001 certified as as well as AS9100 certified. 

Engineering Services

Production Services include AutoCAD renderings, machine shop fabrication, robotics, welding and turn-key solutions.

Fabrication Services

Precision milling of tools and dies and in-house construction of custom machines to support your production needs. 

Research and Development

Research and Development services are offered under a team of talented technical personnel and engineering staff. Our Research and Development background includes the design and fabrication of textile projects, metal fixture projects and small mechanical automation projects. 

Quality Management Systems

The San Antonio Lighthouse is 100 percent dedicated to both customer and employee satisfaction, and continual improvement of the ISO management system. We strive to produce and deliver quality products and services while providing the visually-impaired community a more independent and rewarding lifestyle. 

Our system meets all requirements defined within the ISO 9001 and AS9100B Standard and is continually assessed and improved through management review meetings and internal audits. This policy and beliefs associated with it are shared by all employees and are communicated during the hiring process, posted throughout the facility, and is re-enforced during periodic employee reviews. 

The three upper level objectives established in order to promote continual improvement include:

  • Consistently deliver products on time
  • Minimize defects and customer defective returns
  • Achieve customer satisfaction