Avalign Technologies, provider of coatings and manufacturer of orthopedic implants and instruments, acquired the assets of Slice Manufacturing Studios.
Avalign is headquartered in Bannockburn, Illinois, and Slice is based in Akron, Ohio. Slice offers implants and instruments for hip, spine and knee markets, specializing in additive and subtractive manufacturing and sterile packaging.
Jeff McCaully, Avalign CEO, said, “We are very excited to add Slice's additive manufacturing, high tolerance subtractive manufacturing, and sterile packaging capabilites to complement our broad array of existing capabilities and offerings.”
Joe Lah, General Manager of Slice, said, “Joining Avalign enables us to accelerate our growth as part of a leading orthopedic solutions platform.”
Avalign is backed by Linden Capital Partners. Ernest Waaser, an Operating Partner at Linden and Chairman of Avalign Technologies, added, “The addition of Slice enhances Avalign’s manufacturing services offerings as part of our continued focus on strategically investing in and expanding the capabilities that we offer our customer base.”