A global leader in medical device contract services and manufacturing solutions, Advant Medical is set to significantly invest for its expansion into Costa Rica creating 30 new jobs
Advant has heavily invested in the 13,000 square foot facility with a 2,200 square foot, Class 8, cleanroom with capacity to manufacture Class I, II, III medical devices equipped with state of the art equipment and machinery to support its manufacturing capability.
Highly regarded for its expertise in Medical Devices in leading neuro-revascularization device assembly, catheter assembly incorporating electro-mechanical drive systems and high-end, specialty dispenser manufacturing, Advant is a high performance solutions provider if packaging and subcontract manufacturing especially for the Medical device industry.
Advant is planning to start manufacturing in the facility in April 2018 and the company also intends to hire 30 new employees in Quality, Engineering, Production Operatives, and Administration positions.
According to Bob DiPetrillo, CEO, Advant Medical:
“With a positive foundation from our initial experience in the country through a contract manufacturing partnership, we have a great appreciation for the excellent business and political environment that operates within Costa Rica.”
“Costa Rica positions Advant Medical at the epicenter of our Medical Device customers. We operate on the premise of ‘Local Sourcing, Globally’ and Costa Rica better enables us to serve our growing international customer base in a more cost efficient and timely manner, effectively allowing our customers to better optimize their supply chains.”
“With the support of CINDE along with our other strategic partners, this investment in Costa Rica provides a tremendous growth opportunity and a platform from which Advant will continue to provide world class Medical Device contract and manufacturing services.”
About Advant Medical
Headquartered in Ireland, Advant Medical is a tier one supplier and global partner for Class I, II, III Medical Device development and manufacturing solutions. Established in 1993, Advant Medical specializes in in the Manufacturing and Packaging of Minimally Invasive and Implantable Devices,