Manufacturing

Design and Manufacture the Impossible

Hampered by Limitations Many new product designs and innovations have been restricted by the limitations of plastic injection molding and other conventional manufacturing processes. After the design is completed, the part typically requires modifications in addition to prototyping and tooling, which are costly and cause delays. Available for decades, traditional 3D printing allows engineers to […]

Creation Technologies Breaks Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in Hermosillo, Mexico

BOSTON, MA – August 27, 2020 – Creation Technologies, an end-to-end, scalable Global Electronic Manufacturing Services provider, announced today that it is expanding the Hermosillo operation with a new, state-of-the-art facility. The company is making a strategic investment to significantly expand its North American footprint to better serve Aerospace & Defense, Medical, and Tech Industrial […]

New White Paper from Diversified Plastics, Inc. Explains the Advantages of the Design for Manufacturing Process

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), custom plastic-injection molder and additive manufacturer of high-precision components, has released a new white paper titled Design for Manufacturing Yields Better Profits and Shortens Time to Market. This white paper explores how parts intended for plastic-injection molding, simple or complex, can greatly benefit from optimizations found during the design for manufacturing (DfM) process. […]

It Can be Done: What To Do in a Critical Manufacturing Situation

These are unprecedented times and we at PaR Systems and OakRiver Technology continue to be inspired by the response of this community in the face of so much change and uncertainty. As providers of manufacturing technology that enables and supports our customers and their workforce, we have spent a lot of time thinking how manufacturers […]

As the COVID-19 Pandemic Increases MPE Ramps Up Production of Medical Carts for Ventilators

In the likely event the healthcare system reaches capacity, additional multi-purpose life support equipment carts will be needed. MPE is ready to help.  Milwaukee, WI, March 22, 2020 – Midwest Products & Engineering (“MPE-INC” or the “Company”), a leading design and manufacturing partner to healthcare and technology OEMs, is taking action following President Trump’s invocation […]

MPE Partners with Beecken Petty O’Keefe and Company

Milwaukee, WI, October 1, 2019 – Midwest Products & Engineering (“MPE-INC” or the “Company”), a leading design and manufacturing partner to healthcare and technology OEMs, is pleased to announce that it has received a majority equity investment from Chicago-based Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company (“BPOC”), a leading private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare […]

Biomerics Merges with Northeast Laser & Electropolish (NLE), Creates New Metals Division

 Salt Lake City, UT (August 1, 2019) – Biomerics, a leading contract manufacturer for the interventional medical device market, is pleased to announce a merger with Northeast Laser & Electropolish (NLE), a Monroe, CT-based company. NLE provides contract manufacturing, laser processing, machining, and metal finishing services to a wide range of medical device manufacturers. The […]

Aldevron to Build 14-Acre Gene Therapy Manufacturing Campus

August ground breaking of second GMP manufacturing facility Expands GMP and GMP SourceTM plasmid capacity 10-fold Supports gene editing, gene therapy, and cell therapy applications Includes synthetic production of nucleic acids, vertical integration for clients FARGO, N.D. (June 3, 2019) – Aldevron, a leader in the production of plasmid DNA, proteins, mRNA and antibodies; announced […]

At The Table – March 11, 2019

Minnesota Legislature Approaches First Committee Deadline; Update on MAA State Legislative Agenda Things in St. Paul are fully ramped up as the Minnesota Legislature heads into what’s commonly known as “Deadline Week.” This upcoming Friday, March 15, is the last day for bills in either the House or Senate to pass out of all necessary […]

Medical Alley Growth: TE Connectivity Expands Capabilities

TE Connectivity, a $13 billion global technology leader, has added a design center in Medical Alley. A team of engineers for engineers, the US Design Center partners with medical device companies to design new products. Capabilities include access and delivery devices for minimally invasive surgery and a center of excellence in structural heart and electrophysiology […]

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