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September 17, 2014 | Talyrond 585 Metrology Tool Plays Key Role in Retrieved Hip Implant Analysis

To understand how hip implants perform in vivo, Exponent and the Implant Research Center at Drexel University in Philadelphia are employing the Talyrond 585 metrology instrument from AMETEK Taylor Hobson to conduct advanced surface and material loss analysis from taper junctions in explanted hip joi... Read more »

September 11, 2014 | DSM Expands Dyneema Purity Fiber Portfolio with the Release of Dyneema Purity Radiopaque Fiber

DSM launched Dyneema Purity┬« Radiopaque fiber, reportedly the only radiopaque ultra-high-molecular-weight-polyethylene (UHMWPE) medical fiber in the world. Dyneema Purity Radiopaque fiber is designed to support the development of medical devices for use in orthopedic trauma. The fiber contains a ra... Read more »

September 11, 2014 | Orchid Orthopedic Solutions Receives Training Grant

Orchid Orthopedic Solutions will receive a $300,000 grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) to train employees on new equipment as part of its recent expansion. The money will support the cost of training 35 new employees that are expected to be hired as a result of a $4.8 million ... Read more »

September 11, 2014 | Lucideon Announces Collaboration with Knight Mechanical Testing

Lucideon, an international provider of materials development, testing and assurance, and Knight Mechanical Testing, an independent mechanical testing laboratory, have entered into a Marketing and Commercial Collaboration Agreement. Both partners will now be to offer a complete portfolio of testing a... Read more »

September 10, 2014 | MRPC Drives Gains for Manufacturing Clients by Returning Production to U.S.

MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, has created significant quality improvements for two clients that brought production of their molded components back to the U.S. from offshore manufacturers.  While these clients initially transitioned their manufactur... Read more »

September 8, 2014 | Methods Machine Tools and Yasda Unveil High Precision 5-Axis Machining Center

Methods Machine Tools has introduced an all-new Methods-YASDA 5-Axis High Precision Automated Vertical Machining Center, the PX30i, designed to offer exceptional quality, flexibility and economy to meet challenging OEM and job shop requirements.  The PX30i offers a turnkey automated machining ... Read more »

September 8, 2014 | Bradshaw Medical Awarded 2014 Business of the Year

Bradshaw Medical was selected by the Kenosha Area Business Alliance as the 2014 Business of the Year. The award recognizes companies that have been in business for at least five years and has more than 30 employees. Bradshaw Medical specializes in the design, development and manufacturing of spinal ... Read more »

September 5, 2014 | LVR Adds Integrated Measurement

Lakeview Vision & Robotics is pleased to announce that the latest version of its inspection system has added the ability to both measure objects under inspection and report those measurements through exports to Excel for subsequent Gage R&R analysis. This can happen as it inspects, sorts and... Read more »

September 4, 2014 | 3D Systems Acquires LayerWise

3D Systems acquired LayerWise, a provider of advanced direct metal 3D printing and manufacturing services for medical and other industries. LayerWise will continue operations under its current leadership; other transaction terms were undisclosed. (Source: 3D Systems)... Read more »

September 3, 2014 | Arcam Acquires DiSanto Technology

Arcam acquired its strategic contract manufacturing partner, DiSanto Technology, for US $15.8MM in cash and stock. For the last 12 months, DiSanto generated revenue of ~$12MM. DiSanto will become a subsidiary of Arcam and will continue operations under its existing management. (Source: Arcam)... Read more »