MD+DI Online is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

In Brief


In Brief

A provider of carbon dioxide lasers and computer-controlled carbon dioxide laser engraving, cutting, and marking systems, Universal Laser Systems Inc. (Scottsdale, AZ; has doubled the size of its U.S.-based headquarters by opening a second facility in Scottsdale. . . . A designer and manufacturer of high-performance fractional-horsepower linear actuators, leadscrew assemblies, rotary stepper motors, and hermetically sealed switches, Haydon Switch & Instrument Inc. (Waterbury, CT;, along with its parent company Tritex (Waterbury, CT;, has been acquired by Harbour Group (St. Louis), which controls several companies engaged in manufacturing and distributing consumer and industrial products. . . . Sterling Tech Software (Tenafly, NJ; www.sterlingtech, a developer of custom software for the medical device industry, has purchased a new facility in Rochelle Park, NJ. The building adds more than 7500 sq ft of office and laboratory space to the company’s existing operations in New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Texas. . . . A design, molding, and manufacturing company for the medical device industry, SMC Ltd. (Somerset, WI; has acquired Cycles Inc. (Sterling, MA), a custom plastic injection molder. The acquisition adds three facilities with more than 114,000 sq ft of space combined, three Class 100,000 cleanrooms, tool-making capabilities, and 45 molding presses ranging from 5 to 300 tn.

Copyright ©2007 Medical Product Manufacturing News
Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.