Located in Los Angeles' San Gabriel Valley, VTI produces American made mission and life critical products that are manufactured to very demanding specifications. VTI's core processes are sewing of specialty textiles and dielectric sealing of engineered polymer films. These age old process technologies are applied to produce some of the safest, most reliable high performing products in the world. Because most products do not lend themselves to a lot of automation, VTI heavily leverages Lean methodogies for the highest possible efficiencies insuring the lowest possible cost without sacrificing quality. Production staff have been trained in TPS (Toyota Production System) so finding and eliminating waste is part of production's daily routine, sustaining the TPS approach and insuring the best possible value for the customer.