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Articles Tagged "orthopaedic supplier"

Resonetics Acquires Contract Manufacturer Caribou Technologies

by BONEZONE | Feb 2019

Resonetics gains grinding, forming, coiling and machining capabilities.    ... Read more »

Advant Medical Receives Boston Scientific Supplier Achievement Award

by BONEZONE | Feb 2019

The Galway, Ireland-based contract manufacturer is a tier-one vendor to many medical companies globally.   ... Read more »

Renishaw Opens Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centres in Italy and Spain

by BONEZONE | Feb 2019

Facility users can run projects to build knowledge of the AM process, understand the product performance and assess the capability and costs of the technology.   ... Read more »

Accu-Tube Boosts Medical Device Sales with Online Marketplace

by BONEZONE | Feb 2019

The partnership supports company’s medical device growth initiative.... Read more »

FOBA Introduces MOSAIC Laser Marking Technology

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

MOSAIC, designed specifically for medical devices, allows operators to place to-be-marked parts in any orientation within the marking field.... Read more »

RoosterBio Submits U.S. FDA Master Files for CliniControl Line of Human Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cell Products

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

RoosterBio's products are designed to simplify the process of clinical translation for regenerative medicine companies that utilize hMSCs in their manufacturing processes.... Read more »

FDA Clarifies 510(k) Pathway for Bio-Gate’s Silver Antimicrobial Coating

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Bio-Gate learned during its FDA pre-submission process that a 510(k) application can be submitted without human data for its HyProtect™ thin plasma coating that contains pure silver and polysiloxane and protects implants against bacterial colonization.... Read more »

Orchid Orthopedic Solutions Acquired by Private Equity Firm Nordic Capital

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Financial terms were not disclosed; Orchid’s current management team will remain in place. ORTHOWORLD estimates place the company's annual orthopaedic-related revenue in the range of $315MM to $325MM, holding 6% of an over $5BB global orthopaedic contract manufacturing market.... Read more »

Tecomet Appoints Victor Swint as CEO

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Mr. Swint has more than 20 years of experience at manufacturing organizations in a variety of industries, most recently at Interface Performance Materials. Earlier roles were served at Illinois Tool Works, Rockwell Automation, Cooper Industries and Danaher.... Read more »

AM Case Study Shows Potential to Double Production of Implants

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Additive manufacturing software company Betatype significantly increased the production of 3D-printed metal orthopaedic implants using its technology platform and Renishaw’s RenAM 500Q powder bed fusion printer.... Read more »

Harvey Performance Acquires Micro 100

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Micro 100 manufactures internal boring, grooving and threading and milling tools.... Read more »

Accu-Tube Launches Rebranding, Improvements

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The manufacturer of stainless steel tubing is celebrating its 45th anniversary with a new logo, color scheme and website.... Read more »

AP&C Expanding Metal Powder Production

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The company is a powder manufacturing subsidiary of GE Additive, located in Quebec, Canada.... Read more »

Fort Wayne Metals to Open New R&D Space

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The precision wire manufacturer will lease space formerly occupied by GE.... Read more »

Croom Precision Medical to Expand Manufacturing Facility

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The company’s new Research, Development & Innovation facility is expected to be complete by 3Q19..... Read more »

Most Popular Articles of 2018 Featured Robotics, Contract Manufacturer M&A

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

What else did you read about the most on our website last year? Arthroscopy/soft tissues companies to watch; products in spine, knee and hip; surgeon perspectives on implant material choice; supply chain quality; labelling mistakes, Brazil and more. ... Read more »

Meddux Development Expanding into New Facility

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The engineering design and development firm specializes in a variety of products, including minimally invasive surgical devices for use in interventional spine procedures.... Read more »

Precision ADM Earns FDA Contract Manufacturer Registration

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

The contract manufacturer specializes in additive manufacturing solutions.... Read more »

Avalign Technologies Acquired by Linden Capital Partners

by BONEZONE | Jan 2019

Avalign is a precision manufacturer of implants, instruments, cutting tools, specialty instruments and cases/trays.... Read more »

EPTAM Plastics Acquires Relius Medical

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

Relius is a contract manufacturer specializing in complex metal machining.  ... Read more »

Okay Industries Appoints John Kollar as Director of Application Development

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

Mr. Kollar will support product engineering and development, and spearhead expansion of plastic molding capabilities.... Read more »

Able Medical Devices Achieves ISO 13485:2016 Certification

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

The company is a contract manufacturer of orthopaedic instruments and implants.... Read more »

Foster Named Distributor for Two Solvay Polymers

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

Foster will distribute Solvay’s KetaSpire PEEK and AvaSpire PEAK polymers in North America.... Read more »

SLM Solutions Names Aaron LaLonde Director of Applications Engineering

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

Mr. LaLonde’s background is in additive manufacturing; he will work with the company’s orthopaedic customers.... Read more »

Foot and Ankle Implant Opportunities Lie in Design, Technique Improvements

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

David Kay, M.D., a foot/ankle surgeon, shares what he see in his crystal ball regarding plates, biologics and total ankle replacement: "We have a lot of unfinished work. Observe and listen to surgeons, sterile processing, material handlers and supervisors. Suspend your view of the world to see the p... Read more »

Streamlined Inspections Imperative to Success of Micro-Machining Complex Components

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

Maintaining the quality and repeatability that device companies require involves consistent, reliable and verifiable measurement and inspection of these small and complex parts, which in some cases is needed down to the micro and sub-micron levels.... Read more »

Donson Announces Equipment Investments

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

The contract manufacturer recently purchased two DMG/MORI NT 4250 Turn & Mill Machining Centers.... Read more »

Contract Manufacturers Responding to Market Forces are Primed for Growth

by BONEZONE | Dec 2018

We estimate that revenue for the orthopaedic contract manufacturing market reached $5 billion in 2017, +7.6% from 2016. We examine the sector’s market forces, capability trends, main players and future growth drivers to inform you how your supplier partners are transforming their businesses.... Read more »

gSource Achieves ISO 13485:2016 Certification

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

The company manufactures instruments for orthopaedic procedures, with a focus on spine.... Read more »

NAMSA Launches Chinese Website

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

The new website’s goal is to serve as a resource for Asia-Pacific device sponsors.... Read more »

Nelipak Expands Puerto Rico Operations

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

Renovations include the addition of a new control room and a Class-8 cleanroom.... Read more »

Companies Look to Materials to Provide Innovation, Respond to Trends

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

Device companies seek to distinguish themselves from competitors by utilizing technologies and selecting materials that are not only cost-efficient, but provide the properties required for high-performance orthopaedic devices.... Read more »

WishBone Medical’s Purchase of Red Star: Rare OEM Acquisition of Supplier

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

In line with the small number of OEM/supplier M&A transactions that have occurred in orthopaedics during the last five years, the deal came about because of a familiarity between the two companies in combination with various market forces.... Read more »

FibreTuff PAPC Material Displays High Level of Radiopacity in Recent Tests

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

PAPC can be used for 3D printing and molding of Class I and II devices for spine, trauma and arthroscopy/soft tissue applications.... Read more »

Modern Plastics Offering HOSTAFORM to Orthopaedic Customers

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

HOSTAFORM acetal copolymer features a linear structure with a highly crystalline quality.... Read more »

Evonik Develops PEEK-Based Polymer Filament

by BONEZONE | Nov 2018

The company will initially offer a testing-grade version of the new material, followed by implant-grade in 1Q19.... Read more »

Carpenter Technology Acquires LPW

by BONEZONE | Oct 2018

This acquisition expands Carpenter’s additive manufacturing capabilities.... Read more »

PyroGenesis Completes Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder Production Facility

by BONEZONE | Oct 2018

The facility is dedicated to the production of plasma-atomized Ti-6Al-4V powders.... Read more »

Sterilization Expert Stresses Importance of Biocompatibility, Endotoxins, Planning

by BONEZONE | Oct 2018

Recent updates to standards and regulatory guidance have made these processes more complex: “When you look at [sterilization] as a process, rather than a step, you’re much more capable of avoiding problems rather than reacting to them when they happen."... Read more »

Viant to Close Monticello, Iowa Facility

by BONEZONE | Sep 2018

The closure comes less than three months after MedPlast was rebranded as Viant; 70 jobs will be lost.... Read more »

Lucideon Appoints Commercial Engineer for Healthcare

by BONEZONE | Aug 2018

Leah Guenther will be the main point of contact for Lucideon’s orthopaedic clients.... Read more »

Zwick Roell Expands Line of Linear Testing Machines

by BONEZONE | Aug 2018

The LTM line of testing systems features an electro-dynamic drive based on linear motor technology.... Read more »

Carpenter Technology Names New VP, CFO

by BONEZONE | Aug 2018

Timothy Lane has over 20 years of financial experience, including 11 years with Carpenter.... Read more »

Milling: Suppliers on Cost Reduction, Lead Time, Accuracy, Capital Investment

by BONEZONE | Aug 2018

Experts from Jarvis Surgical, MedTorque, Phillips Precision Medicraft and TOMZ explain the factors that play into economical and productive milling operations. They also provide a forecast of how milling technology may evolve in the next five to 10 years and share what they hear most from their OEM ... Read more »

Millstone Medical Hires New CIO

by BONEZONE | Jul 2018

Khrishna Mangal is an orthopaedic industry veteran, previously working for Paragon Medical, Spinal Elements and Zimmer Biomet.... Read more »

Empirical Celebrates 20th Anniversary

by BONEZONE | Jul 2018

The family of companies, which began with one employee in 1998, has grown its portfolio of medical device clients.... Read more »

Acquisitions Position NN, Inc. as Major Orthopaedic Supplier

by BONEZONE | Apr 2018

The recent acquisition of Paragon Medical, coupled with purchases of several other household names during the past three years, means that NN has positioned itself as a top-10 contract manufacturing player. ... Read more »

Fort Wayne Metals Expanding Northeast Indiana Operations

by BONEZONE | Oct 2017

The company seeks to increase production capacity for its precision wire and wire-based components.... Read more »

NN, Inc. To Relocate Global Headquarters

by BONEZONE | Sep 2017

 Transition of 200 employees to Charlotte, North Carolina will occur in early 2018.... Read more »

NASS: Supplier Company Exhibitors Grow 50% in 5 Years

by BONEZONE | Sep 2017

Nearly 100 suppliers are expected to exhibit at NASS 2017. As you decide whom to meet with on the exhibit floor, we thought you might have the same question we did for these companies: Why?... Read more »

How Often Should You Audit Your Suppliers?

by BONEZONE | Jan 2017

EduQuest, a global team of FDA compliance experts, answers industry’s pressing questions. In this round, the experts offer Supplier Auditing insight.... Read more »

NN Precision Engineered Products Group Adds Electron Beam Welding Capabilities

by BONEZONE | Aug 2016

This additioned is intended to provide customers with more options for complex precision assemblies. The welding capability will be used wherever high strength bonding of metal components is required.... Read more »

NASS Preview: Suppliers to Build your Orthopaedic Products

by BONEZONE | Aug 2016

NASS 2016 welcomes more than 70 suppliers to its exhibit floor. Use this list to identify your next new partner.... Read more »

NASS Preparation: Suppliers to Meet on the Exhibit Floor

by BONEZONE | Sep 2015

Of the 321 exhibitors at this year’s NASS Annual Meeting, 21 are suppliers and service providers listed in the ORTHOWORLD/BONEZONE Supplier Directory. Learn who they are and what they offer.... Read more »

OEMs Weigh in on Managing Supplier Quality

by BONEZONE | Aug 2015

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

Demand to Reduce Consigned Inventory Leading to Instrumental Changes in OR

by Hannah Corcoran | Aug 2015

Device manufacturers increasingly seek to streamline their instrument inventories, due to top down demands for simpler, more cost-effective solutions. These requests have funneled down to their supplier partners, who have offered perspective on these industry changes.... Read more »

New Supply Chain Models Shift Resources from Device Makers to 3PLs

by Hannah | May 2015

Orthopaedic device manufacturers can benefit from outsourcing services such as inventory management, warehousing, order processing and shipping, thus freeing up internal resources to focus on R&D, manufacturing and sales.... Read more »

OMTEC 2015 Preview: Meet 25 Longtime Exhibitors

by BONEZONE | Apr 2015

Of 2015 OMTEC exhibitors, nearly 20 percent have presented their solutions at the conference since its early days. Discover who these companies are and what they bring to OMTEC year after year.... Read more »

OMTEC 2015 Preview: Meet First-time Exhibitors

by BONEZONE | Mar 2015

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

Collaborating with Suppliers in a Changing Landscape

by Stephanie J. Gruenert | Dec 2013

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

Strategic Orthopaedic-related 510(k) Update

by BONEZONE | May 2013

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

OEM/Supplier Issues Roundtable: Orthopaedic Industry Leaders Weigh in on Commercialization Challenges

by The Advisory Panel | Dec 2012

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

Suppliers and Service Providers Offer Innovative Solutions

by BONEZONE | Nov 2012

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »

Spotlight on Titanium: An Interview with C. Jeffrey Wise

by BONEZONE | Oct 2012

Adaptive designs have emerged as an attractive alternative to traditional clinical studies due to the potential to reduce resources, time and costs. However, several critical components must be considered to determine whether such a trial design is a fit for you.... Read more »