Known for its award-winning cap lamp technology, Northern Light Technology is a leading figure in the development of advanced safety and productivity technologies for the underground mining and tunnelling industries.

NLT have been engineering cap lamps since 1984, with a focus on providing workers with optimum lighting and the safest equipment to meet the demands of the harshest environments. Today, NLT continues to manufacture innovative technologies to make mines safer and more efficient, with many of the world’s largest mining companies turning to the company for their communication solutions.

Carroll Technologies is a key supplier of NLT’s mining products. According to Carroll president Allen Haywood: “NLT is a high-calibre supplier and spearheaded into the industry with the first wireless cap light. They have been in the business for decades, and our first relationship with them began in the 1980s. They’re based in Canada but do business all over the world, while we take care of the US for them.

“We hold them in very high regard. They have always been customer-oriented. Any time we’ve needed help to service a customer, they have always been there immediately to deal with any questions that the customer may have.”

NLT offers products to suit a range of unique mining needs, from MSHA and IECEx approved all-in-ones to proximity warning and Wi-Fi-tracking cap lamps.

As a leading mining equipment supplier, Carroll Technology’s mining shop includes a broad selection of NLT mining products, including the Polaris Cordless Cap Lamp (NLA0M1), an award-winning Northern Light Polaris camp lamp specially designed for use in underground mining and tunnelling operations. It is the first MSHA-approved cordless, all-in-one cap lamp and offers the lowest cost of ownership for any cap lamp on the market.

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To discover more about NLT mining products, as well as Carroll Technologies extensive supply of equipment from world-leading manufacturers, visit or call 606-573-1000.