News & Events

Read our News & Events to learn what LIGHTHOUSE has been up to recently and how we are continuing to support the industry with headspace analysis platforms, measurement services and scientific knowledge and data generation in various application areas.

February 28, 2018
Expanding business

LIGHTHOUSE is expanding!

CHARLOTTESVILLE – February 7th 2018 – Today Governor Ralph Northam, from the Commonwealth of Virginia, made an official announcement: “LIGHTHOUSE Instruments, a world leader in laser test and measurements services for pharmaceutical process monitoring, will invest $4.8 million to expand its manufacturing operation in Albemarle County.” With this investment we […]
December 12, 2017
Lighthouse Instruments scientist setting sample vial into headspace analysis inspection system

NEW Publication: A guide for method development of container closure integrity tests

CHARLOTTESVILLE – December 12th 2017 – A great way to end the year! Our work on method development for container closure evaluation has been published in the PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology. The USP chapter Section 3.5 states that “A deterministic leak test method having the ability to […]
May 4, 2017
Lighthouse Instruments PULSAR Headspace Inspection System for oxygen, moisture, CO2 analysis in sealed parenteral containers

NEW Headspace Inspection Lease Machine: PULSAR

CHARLOTTESVILLE – May 4, 2017– LIGHTHOUSE is proud to announce the launch of a NEW Headspace Inspection platform: PULSAR. Designed as a small-footprint flexible 100% inspection machine, PULSAR can be implemented for a number of different headspace inspection applications and can also be leased for process studies and short term […]
May 13, 2015
In-line 100% headspace analysis of vials

LIGHTHOUSE and BOSCH Announce Strategic Partnership

CHARLOTTESVILLE – May 13, 2015– Lighthouse Instruments, LLC, a world leader in laser test and measurement systems for pharmaceutical process monitoring, today announced a strategic business partnership with Robert Bosch, GmbH to develop and distribute a new machine series for container closure integrity (CCI) testing using Lighthouse’s laser headspace analysis […]