The facility produces complex micromachined and laser-processed components
January 20, 2023
SALT LAKE CITY—Biomerics, a vertically integrated medical device contract manufacturer in the interventional device market, reported that it completed a 26,000-square-foot expansion of its Monroe, Connecticut facility.
The Monroe facility is the headquarters of Biomerics’ micro-metals processing business. It specializes in the design, development, and manufacture of complex micromachined and laser-processed components for the interventional robotic medical device market, the company said in a release.
The expansion increases the building to 63,000 square feet and includes an exterior refresh, additional engineering and lab space, manufacturing space, and an employee breakroom, the company said.
“This expansion represents another key milestone in our 30-year pursuit of excellence serving our customers and employees,” said Rich Rosselli, president of Biomerics Micro Metals Processing, in a statement. “We are excited to continue investing in Connecticut and expanding our advanced laser processing, micromachining, and micro-metal finishing capabilities.”
The Biomerics micro-metals business operates out of four locations: Monroe, Connecticut; Brooklyn Park, Minnesota; Santa Clara, California; and Cartago, Costa Rica.
“We are incredibly proud to have Biomerics in our community,” said Monroe’s First Selectman, Ken Kellogg, in the release. “Biomerics is among our top employers, providing excellent local job opportunities in highly skilled biotech engineering and manufacturing of medical devices that are utilized to improve and save lives. We welcome and appreciate their decision to expand right here in Monroe.”
According to Biomerics, the company offers extensive engineering expertise and it “supplies 20 of the top 30 medical device OEMs.” The company provides engineering design and development services, technology transfer manufacturing services, and contract manufacturing services for medical device components, subassemblies, and finished medical devices. Its contract manufacturing services include sterilization and packaging, the company said.
“Biomerics is a world-class manufacturer for the medical device and biotech industries, and I am thrilled that they have chosen Connecticut as the location for their latest expansion,” said Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, in a statement. “Here in Connecticut, we have one of the best skilled and most talented workforces in the nation, which makes our state a perfect fit for innovative, advanced technology companies like this. I look forward to seeing the growth of Biomerics in Connecticut and continuing our partnership with them for many more years in the future.”
In addition to operating under a certified ISO 13485:2016 quality system, Biomerics is FDA registered and compliant with FDA 21 CFR Part 820, the company said.
“This investment says a lot about the performance of this team and our commitment to this community,” said Travis Sessions, CEO of Biomerics, in the release. “We appreciate the support of the local community, state leaders, and our many supply partners.”
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