Industries Division

PBA Industries (pbaindustries.org) is the manufacturing and assembly division of Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh. More than 95 percent of PBA Industries workers are blind or vision impaired craftsmen who create a variety of products for both public and private sectors.

Manufacturing and Assembly

PBA Industries works with commercial, state and federal customers. Some of the items that Industries division employeewe currently manufacture include reflective roll-up road signs, aluminum road signs, bath towels, pillowcases, fitted and flat sheets, aprons, and bio-degradable absorbent products. We also offer a convenient city location to outsource your packaging and assembly jobs.

PBA Industries is ISO 9001:2008 certified, assuring that the highest standards are in place to meet your organization’s needs.

For more information, please contact Leslie Montgomery, 412-368-4400 ext. 2253 or lmontgomery@pghvis.org.

Crypton

Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services is a Crypton distributor to businesses across the country and its Industries division employees are making products featuring Crypton fabric, a high performance fabric that features a patented integrated moisture barrier. We can produce anything from bed sheets and pillowcases to tablecloths and placemats with this amazing fabric. Contact Bill Sinning, 412-368-4400 ext. 2215, bsinning@pghvis.org.

Products and Services employeePBA Products and Services

PBA Products and Services offers customized commercial property services while providing employment opportunities for persons with disabilities. Services include

  • Janitorial services
  • Complete floor care
  • Carpet cleaning

For details or a free estimate, please contact Bob Elder, 412-818-3112 or belder@pghvis.org.

Contract Services

Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services also offers a variety of contract services through its various departments and expert, trained staff. If your company or business has work to subcontract, please contact us at 412-368-4400 or click here to contact us by email. Your business helps us provide competitive jobs for blind and vision-impaired craftsmen.

See our Contract Services page for details.

 

PBA Industries works closely with the Pennsylvania Industries for the Blind and Handicapped and the National Industries for the Blind to provide products and services to federal and state governments. Mine Safety Appliances and Giant Eagle are among private businesses that have used our skilled workforce. We also offer brooms to support the fund raising efforts of non-profit organizations such as Lions Clubs throughout the country.

Businesses that partner with PBA Industries will satisfy their unique product needs and, at the same time, provide employment for our skilled blind and vision impaired workforce.