Manufacturing

Casting the Future

Today's casting providers offer improved technology, stronger materials and cost savings.


Out of Ideas

Cost pressures, specialization, and customized solutions are currently driving orthopedic R&D.


Orchid Expanding Coating Capabilities in China

Company will offer vacuum titanium plasma spray coating services at its Suzhou, China facility in 2016.


Problem Solving Through Improved Automation (includes video)

A contract manufacturer shares lessons from working with an automation firm to boost efficiency, reduce costs and keep jobs.


Let’s Keep It Clean, Folks

Ensuring devices are properly ‘cleaned and pressed’ in sterile packaging is often undervalued, but always important.


Out of Ideas

Cost pressures, specialization, and customized solutions are currently driving orthopedic R&D.


Laser Processing: Finding Its Orthopedic Focus

Device manufacturers apply laser technology to solve a variety of production challenges.


Highlights of AAOS 2017

These images offer a great look at a number of highlights from the annual meeting in San Diego.


Applying the Finishing Touch

High-tech surface modifications keep implants fluid and functional, resulting in more durability and better patient outcomes


Let’s Keep It Clean, Folks

Ensuring devices are properly ‘cleaned and pressed’ in sterile packaging is often undervalued, but always important.