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.

New Voyager 2

Voyager 2

Voyager 2 has arrived, the World Class design is sleeker, offering the best performance and highest specification available.

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New 100w Xenon Searchlight

New 100w Xenon Remote Controlled

This new compact LX230 Xenon Remote Controlled searchlight offers, high performance, low energy consumption and is therefore ideal for small fast craft and all security installations.

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FH380RC Twin Head

FH380RC Twin Head

The new Francis Twin head searchlight offers exceptional performance and is especially beneficial when fitted with one UV light and one white light.

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In Demand...The FSP127 Aldis Lantern

NEW FSP127 Aldis Lantern complete Kit

The Francis FSP127 is now available in a high quality kit which includes everything to comply to MED / SOLAS requirements.

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New LED Searchlights have arrived:

New LED Searchlights have arrived:

Energy efficient LED searchlights are now on offer in manual & remote control versions.

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New LED Searchlights have arrived:

FX380DP Military

The Francis prison and security searchlights are being used world-wide in the most demanding and dangerous environments.

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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..