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Ribbon-Cutting Ceremonies Mark Opening Of New Global Headquarters in Lincolnshire for Flexan, LLC.

Posted by FMI

6/9/17 8:55 AM

JUNE 9, 2017—LINCOLNSHIRE, IL— Officials and employees with Flexan, LLC participated in ribbon-cutting ceremonies today, officially marking the move for the contract manufacturer’s global headquarters to north suburban Lincolnshire. The move continues FMI’s expansion in response to growth in the silicone contract manufacturing market for medical devices.

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Flexan LLC acquires MEDRON Inc. to expand contract manufacturing capabilities

Posted by FMI

12/5/16 2:00 PM

CHICAGO, Illinois (December 2, 2016) – Flexan LLC, wholly owned subsidiary of Flexan
Medical Holdings, LLC, a leading global custom rubber molding company, announced today the acquisition of MEDRON Inc, a medical device contract manufacturing services company based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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FMI Launches Integrated Manufacturing Information System for Medical Device Silicone Molding - Captures Real-Time Data to Improve Quality and Patient Safety

Posted by FMI

12/1/15 4:33 AM

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Jim Fitzgerald Joins Flexan as Chief Executive Officer

Posted by FMI

6/22/15 11:50 PM

JimFitzgeraldGreyCHICAGO, Illinois (June 22, 2015) – Flexan Medical Holdings, LLC announced today the appointment of Jim Fitzgerald as Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Fitzgerald joins a veteran executive team that includes Bruce Cohen, the President of Flexan and Frank Sullivan, the President of FMI.

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FMI eBook Details Silicone Applications for Implantable Medical Devices

Posted by FMI

6/8/15 7:00 AM

FMI reports that the applications for implantable silicone continue to grow in both short- and long-term implantable medical devices. With its long track record of biocompatibility, medical-grade silicone is being used in a wide range of implantable devices with critical functions, such as defibrillators, heart pumps and surgical reconstructive components.

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FMI Saves Energy and Materials in Medical Silicone Molding Cleanroom Operations

Posted by FMI

1/21/15 3:55 PM

green-initiatives-press-release-957783-edited-556080-editedFMI has achieved energy savings and reduced waste in its operations in 2014, netting approximately $18,000 in electric usage savings in one year.

FMI conducted engineering studies and investigated advanced technology to reduce electric usage while maintaining its rigorous standards for cleanroom operations, which require cool temperatures, highly filtered airflows and bright lighting. FMI invested in new Energy Star equipment, including a variable-speed air compressor used in manufacturing operations, a high-efficiency chiller that replaced two older chillers, and two variable-speed supply fans that run based on demand.

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FMI Opens China Clean Room - Offers Manufacturing Alternative for Medical Silicone Molding

Posted by FMI

11/3/13 9:45 AM

Pink-Ladies-lightFMI Inc. announced the official opening of their medical silicone molding manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China. The company has built the state-of-the-art clean room as an addition to the facility owned and operated since 2004 by their parent company, Flexan Corporation. FMI specializes in manufacturing silicone rubber components for implantable and disposable medical devices, surgical devices, lab equipment, and medication delivery systems.

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FMI Measurement Techniques Featured in Nikon Metrology Magazine

Posted by FMI

7/8/13 8:40 AM

sm-Nikon-Case-Study-Cover-097378-editedFMI's measurement techniques were featured in a case study in Nikon Metrology magazine.  A summary of the article follows.

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FMI Introduces Rapid Development Program for Medical Silicone Components

Posted by FMI

1/20/10 9:53 AM

Chicago-based medical silicone component manufacturer FMI today announced a new program aimed at helping medical device companies get new projects to market faster.

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