13
Jul

Medical Grade Stainless Steel “Smart Stent” Detects Narrowing of Arteries

For every three individuals who have had a stent implanted to keep clogged arteries open and prevent a heart attack,

18
Jun

Heat Treatment to Strengthen Stents

  Source: Buehler.com   Manufactured from titanium, 316L steel, cobalt chromium alloys, platinum chromium, titanium (Ti6Al4VELI) and nitinol alloys, medical stents

01
Jun

Medical Devices Manufacturer Modernizes Furnaces with Process Control Upgrades

A medical implants manufacturer recently modernized three vacuum furnaces at its Memphis, Tennessee, facility, with process control upgrades from a

23
May

Indiana Heat Treater Builds to House H.I.P., New Equipment

A vacuum heat treater which specializes in processing components for aerospace and medical applications recently announced an addition to its facility

14
May

Heat Treatment Sector to Contribute to Medical Technology Research for Improved Health Care, Medical Devices

The Heat Treatment Pty Ltd. of Queensland, Australia, will contribute to a new research hub set to drive advances in

27
Mar

Economy Spring Plans Move to New Facility, Expanding Manufacturing Capacity

A Connecticut producer of precision metal components plans to relocate its manufacturing operations to a significantly larger facility in Southington,

06
Mar

Med Device Structural Accuracy Demands Advanced 3-D Process, Heat Treatment

Heat treatment plays a vital role in the accurate production of patient-specific joints and prostheses at a Lithuanian manufacturer and provider

01
Mar

Swedish Group Invests in Titanium, Nickel-Based Metal Powders Production

A Swedish engineering group in metal-cutting and materials technology recently announced that it will invest about $24.5 million in a

05
Feb

Researchers Develop Bacteria-Unfriendly Stainless Steel for Medical Devices

  Source: Phys.org   Surgical medicine has for years depended upon stainless steel for medical devices such coronary stents, hip-implant

25
Jan

Medical Devices Manufacturer Expands Capabilities with Acquisition

A leading, Indiana-based materials manufacturer for medical devices recently acquired a titanium and specialty alloy company, adding alloy wire and