February 2, 2011
Nolato Medical is excited to announce the addition of liquid silicone injection molding to its US facility in Baldwin WI, Nolato Contour.
Nolato Contour is currently adding its third clean room, a Class 7 clean room that will accommodate the new liquid silicone injection molding machines. Completion for the building and equipment expansion is scheduled for the spring of 2011.
The new liquid silicone injection molding service is built on transfer of technology and know how from Nolato Medical in Sweden. Nolato boasts over 30 plus years of liquid silicone and thermoplastic injection molding experience for complex implantable and non-implantable medical products. The company has also established a strong reputation in its ability to over-mold silicone to thermoplastic components.
For Nolato Group's official press release click here
Contour Plastics recently added a uPrint 3D Printer by Dimension. The uPrint Personal Printer builds durable ABS Plus™ models for visualization, collaboration, functional testing and planning.
New facility nearly doubles the office and production floor space. Included are a class 10,000 and 100,000 clean room principally for medical industry parts and assemblies, additional presses and related equipment to increase production capacity and expansion of the automated resin drying and distribution system. Barry Grant, President of Contour Plastics, stated that this expansion will help in the company's continuous program to shorten delivery and broaden its services to the medical and other related industries.
Contour Plastics has recently completed a 46,000 square foot building expansion. The focus of the addition is to support the demands of our Medical Device customers. Contour Plastics is excited to announce that within this new expansion we have added a 1500 square foot Class 10,000 and 5,000 square foot Class 100,000 Clean Rooms. These new facilities will allow Contour Plastics to continue to grow with our Medical Device customers and be able to offer clean room molding, device assembly and medical packaging.
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