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MeKo Laser Material Processing Company Profile
Qualifications: ISO 13485, FDA Registered, Supplier to Medical Manufacturers, Exhibitor in at least 2 MD&M and/or MEDTEC shows
Markets Supplied: North America, Europe, Worldwide
MeKo is a global ISO-certified contract
manufacturer specialized in
laser material processing for medical technology. The company has more than 25
years of experience, in particular in laser cutting of stents, heart valve
frames and many other components made from metal and other materials. It has
already manufactured over 70,000 different components.
Having developed its own modern and extremely precise laser system, MeKo processes flat and tubular materials such as stainless steel and nickel titanium - as well as new bioresorbable materials such as magnesium and polymers. Over 1,500 materials and tube sizes are already available, thanks to short-term prototyping. It offers kerf widths and drilling from 10 µm with dimensional accuracy of ± 5 µm.
As well as processing materials through laser cutting, welding and drilling, MeKo also offers a variety of secondary processing operations: heat treatment, passivation, electropolishing, shape-setting and all kinds of mechanical processing.
MeKo has been a pioneer in stent manufacturing since 1995. Today, the company is one of the largest stent suppliers worldwide. For this, MeKo uses unique processing operations to provide medical technology companies with high quality individual solutions. Thanks to the expertise it has gained, MeKo is known by many companies as a quality leader.
Upon request, the components can be subjected to a 100 % visual control in order to ensure perfect quality. They can be minutely analysed in the MeKo laboratories and tested with different visual and mechanical processes. ISO 9001 and ISO 13485-compliant certification makes approval for medical products easy to obtain. All prototypes are manufactured directly on the serial installations. The products are given a final inspection and packaged for the clients in the clean rooms.
Since it was founded in 1991 by Dr Meyer-Kobbe, MeKo has been successfully manufacturing components for its clients. The company is located in Sarstedt, near Hannover, with over 200 employees. Thanks to the 24/7 manufacturing, orders can be processed in a timely fashion and components are rapidly shipped all over the world.