Catheter innovations

Meta-Poly® Featured in MPO

ProPlate’s Meta-Poly® innovation is featured in the latest MPO article: “Beyond the Surface: Examining Coatings and Surface Treatment Options” Novel Polymer Metallization Technology Offers Unique Capabilities to Catheter-Based Applications​Advancements in coatings technologies enable greater benefits to manufacturers for their devices.   Ross Peterson • Vice President, Business Development, ProPlate®Craig Ingalls • President and CEO, ProPlate®

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Vizi-Band® & Torq-Lok®: Qmed’s Must See

Vizi-Band® & Torq-Lok® Selected in Qmed’s “11 Must-See Products at BIOMEDevice Boston 2017”! ProPlate® has been featured 2 times for Qmed’s “11 Must-See Products at BIOMEDevice Boston 2017”! The 2 product innovations selected are:Torq-Lok® – Enhanced Torque for Braided Catheters & Vizi-Band® – Radiopaque Marker Coating           This is the 10th time ProPlate® has

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Meta-Poly Named Top 13 Medtech Innovations to See at MD&M Minneapolis

Meta-Poly Named Top 13 Medtech Innovations to See at MD&M Minneapolis   Qmed nominated ProPlate’s Meta-Poly as one of the top 13 Medtech innovations to be shown at the MD&M Minneapolis show this month. This is the 6th time the company has been nominated for an innovative metal coating solution. ProPlate’s Meta-Poly coating innovation hit the

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New Medical Technology Selectively Coats Metal on Polymers

New Medical Technology Selectively Coats Metal on Polymers Meta-Poly™ – Coating Metal Onto Polymer Substrates     Reduce Material Costs Eliminate Need of Toxic Chemical Etching Biocompatible Strong Adhesion Selectively Applied for Customization Radiopaque Markers Current Conducting Paths Maintain Performance & Quality Standards Medical – Coating Precious Metal onto Plastic Coating metal on polymers was

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Electroplating Innovation Used to Enhance Braided Catheters

Electroplating Innovation Used to Enhance Braided Catheters Posted in MPO Magazine – Online Exclusives – By Ross Peterson, Marketing Project Manager, ProPlate | February 19, 2016​http://www.mpo-mag.com/contents/view_online-exclusives/2016-02-19/electroplating-innovation-used-to-enhance-braided-catheters/   Process increases the device’s pushability and torque-to-failure, while also offering kink resistance.​     Electroplating is an additive manufacturing process that can be employed to manufacture medical devices used

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Torq-Lok™ Nominated Top 10 Finalist

ProPlate® & Torq-Lok™ Nominated as Top 10 Finalist for MD&M West 2016 Most Innovative Exhibitor “From a low-level light therapy for the eyes to automatic prototyping quotes to a heat shrink to simplify catheter manufacturing, there are a wide array of innovations among the 10 MD&M West exhibitors who are semifinalists for the MD&M West Innovation Prize.” ProPlate’s

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Top Ten Most Innovative Suppliers

ProPlate® Makes Finalist for Top Ten Most Innovative Suppliers at MN MedTech Week & MD&M Minneapolis Show Qmed editors have picked the 10 semifinalists for the Minnesota Medtech Week Innovation Prize. Help them narrow down the group to five finalists. “From an affordable, professional-grade desktop 3-D printer to better coatings and materials to  highly precise welders, there

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What Can Medtech Manufacturers Gain from Electroplating?

What Can Medtech Manufacturers Gain from Electroplating? An additive manufacturing process, electroplating can be used to manufacture devices used in a host of procedures, including minimally invasive surgeries. Ross Peterson and Craig Ingalls http://www.mddionline.com/article/what-can-medtech-manufacturers-gain-electroplating-06-02-15 Posted on MDDI Online in Surface Treatment Services by bmichaels on June 2, 2015 An electroplating process from ProPlate atomically bonds metal directly

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