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Biomerics Acquires Dependable Plastics & Other Supplier News

Here’s what was new in the world of medical device suppliers during the week of July 11.

Biomerics announced the acquisition of Dependable Plastics and creation of a new division — Biomerics Interventional Medical Plastics (IMP) Division. Biomerics’ IMP Division with operations in Fairfield, California, and Salt Lake City, Utah is a full-service plastics component supplier to the interventional device market with a focus on robotic-assisted surgery.

“In support of our leading customers, Biomerics is excited to launch our Interventional Medical Plastics Division,” said  Travis Sessions, CEO of Biomerics. “This acquisition expands our plastic component capabilities for the interventional robotic surgical market. We are excited to welcome the Dependable Plastics employees to the Biomerics team.”

Biomerics IMP offers a variety of plastic component technologies including liquid cast resin, advanced thermoforming, injection molding, and innovative additive (printed part) manufacturing. The division also offers secondary processes including pad printing, painting, shielding, and sub-assemblies. Biomerics provides design, development, and production services to help customers develop next generation robot-assisted surgery systems.

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