Molding, assembly for global medical device industry

A core expertise of Minnesota Rubber and Plastics is the design and mfg. services ideally suited for complex medical assemblies.

April 2, 2014
Manufacturing Group
Contract Manufacturing Design/Engineering Devices/Implants/Equipment Materials People/Facilities

Minneapolis, Minnesota - Design and manufacturing services from Minnesota Rubber and Plastics are ideally suited for complex medical assemblies comprised of elastomers and thermoplastics. By providing a unique science based approach, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has become a preferred contract manufacturing partner for the medical device industry through precise and responsive manufacturing of FDA Class 1, 2 and 3 products. 

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics’ unique science-based approach utilizes the latest tools, including non-linear FEA, to analyze the relationship between the structure of materials, their properties, how processing changes them and how materials will perform in application.

Services offered include product design, prototyping and evaluation that combines science and technology to create value. Digital tools for visualizing and analyzing new designs, materials, and products facilitate Minnesota Rubber and Plastics’ development role.

Through its comprehensive program management system, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics ensures that resources and costs are managed effectively. Its global infrastructure enables the company to optimize resources and technologies while ensuring that customer needs and interests are always at the forefront of the organization. This has helped to make Minnesota Rubber and Plastics a preferred manufacturing partner for OEM industry leaders in North America, Europe and Asia.

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics molds and assembles medical devices requiring high tolerance components and assemblies that facilitate device function. Device designs include seals that isolate fluids, internal bosses for aligning actuating mechanisms containing seals and springs, and snap-fit designs that lock the assembly together without the use of adhesives. Minnesota Rubber and Plastics produces needle-free injection devices, surgical instruments, diagnostic instruments, valves, pumps, connectors, diaphragms, plunger tips, seals, laboratory equipment, disposables, and many other devices.

Source: Minnesota Rubber and Plastics