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XL Precision Technologies and MER-Europe invite medical device industry to Laser Technology Webinar

Wednesday 14th April 2021
Helen Lawrence

XL Precision Technologies (XL-PT) is using online webinars to reach out to the medical device manufacturing marketplace since physical exhibitions are not running due to the global pandemic. In partnership with MER-Europe, XL-PT ran a very successful webinar during February 2021 on micro machining. The next (free) webinar will take place on Wednesday 28 April at 13:00 (UK time)/14:00 (CEST) to focus on laser technology specifically. XL-PT has a long history of implementing laser welding, laser cutting of fine tubes and flat material and laser etching of components, as well as having invested in 3D printing to make accurate prototypes using lasers and stainless steel powder. The webinar takes places using Zoom and a recording is available afterwards to registered…

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Webinar - Innovations in Medical Plastics

Thursday 4th March 2021
Helen Lawrence

Innovations in Medical Plastics Webinar, sponsored by Raumedic Wednesday 24 March 2021 10.00 - 11.30 (GMT), 11.00 - 12.30 (CET) Register free now AGENDA Chairman: John Power, Business Consultant, Link14all Limited Innovations in Medical Plastics Declan Devine, Director, Materials Research Institute, Athlone Institute of Technology Embedding sensors in medical devices utilising 3D printing Dr Ramesh Raghavendra, SEAM Centre Director & Founder of 3DWIT, South Eastern Applied Materials (SEAM) Research Centre, Applied Technology Building Waterford Institute of Technology How lubricious polymers succeed in enhancing medical devices Dr. Daniela Pirner, Material Manager - Chemistry Department, Raumedic AG Simone Marquardt, Key Account Manager Silicone, Raumedic AG The Use of Supercritical Fluid Processing Technology for Innovative Medical Plastics and Processes Professor Austin Coffey, Convergent Technologies Research Group, Waterford Institute of Technology Dr Siobhán…

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SteriPack Acquires Award-Winning Medical Device Design Company

Monday 22nd February 2021

Steripack, the global contract manufacturinhttps://steripackgroup.com/g service provider to the medical device, diagnostic and pharmaceuticalindustries, has acquired USA based HS Design Inc. (HSD). HSD is an ISO 13485 certified product development company specializing in advancing the future of healthcare through design. "Looking forward, HSD will enhance SteriPack's team to include an agile organization focused on creative problem solving and design with strong technical expertise," said Andrew McLean, CEO of Steripack "Additionally, this acquisition further expands our operations in the United States. We will now have the ability to provide a full suite of product lifecycle services, commencing with new ideas all the way through to manufacturing and commercialization." Together, SteriPack and HSD will provide flexible and responsive design, development and contract…

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