The Amtek Advantage in Custom Lighting Applications


Amtek products are “service-proven” in a wide range of diverse and demanding applications in some of the most difficult electrical and environmental conditions. Amtek has been successful in the custom design, development and manufacture of lighting ballasts in part due to the adoption of Thomas Edison’s philosophy; “There is a way to do it better. Find it.”

Amtek is dedicated to the improvement of existing technologies as well as the development of new ones to meet the challenges of a dynamic marketplace. Contact Amtek today to discuss your custom lighting application and let us help you make your concept a reality.


Amtek lighting ballasts are exceptionally reliable. Amtek’s patented technologies have demonstrated reliability in excess of 3 million hours MTBF.

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Performance And Value

Amtek lighting ballasts deliver optimum system efficacy providing maximum output with minimum power consumption, maximizing lamp life over a wide range of operating temperatures and environments. This results in monetary savings with regard to lamp replacement as well as energy consumption.

Amtek does not use potting compound therefore all ballasts can be repaired or remanufactured.

Amtek lighting ballasts are Made in the USA.


Amtek offers a wide range of lighting ballast features to meet the requirements of your application. Need something new or novel, feel free to contact us with your ideas. We have extensive experience in the development of new lighting ballast features.


Amtek is dedicated to providing superior customer service. Flexibility with regard to production and customer service requirements allows Amtek to meet the diverse needs of individual customers for specific rail program requirements.

Amtek’s knowledgeable engineering staff is available to review specifications, discuss lighting ballast application details and requirements and perform on-site field visits as needed to insure that the correct Amtek ballast is chosen for each application. Amtek lighting ballast also provides the same level of technical support after the sale to provide information, documentation, and testing to address any issues that may arise.


Amtek’s lighting ballast safety features are designed to protect maintenance personnel from exposure to dangerously high or lethal voltages. Key safety features include electrical isolation from the AC line, open-lamp shutdown, poor electrical connection shutdown, anti-arcing shutdown, and over-temperature shutdown.