Join the Medical Device Community in Wabash County!

The 11-county area known as Northeast Indiana is an international leader in the medical device industry. Industry leaders such as Zimmer Biomet, Paragon Medical, DePuy Synthes, Fort Wayne Metals and Medtronic contribute to 50% of the global orthopedic market for total joint replacements. Precision Medical Technologies has an Instrument Division Facility in North Manchester where its personnel and job shop environment offer companies the ability to bring their medical device concepts to the production stage.

Manufacturers of surgical instruments and other surgical equipment, parts, and supplies, medical implants, sterilization equipment and devices for the endoscopy and cardiovascular markets will find what they need in Wabash County. They will have access to the most well-prepared workforce possible, due to the location of several nearby educational institutions. Purdue University is a nationally recognized leader in engineering with a strong emphasis on applied research. Its School of Biomedical Engineering offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in biomedical engineering and partners with industry to make key advancements in biomedical engineering. IVY Tech College recently opened an Orthopedic and Advanced Manufacturing Training Center focused on precision computer numerical control (CNC) machining in nearby Warsaw. The center offers state-of-the-art academic and training programs and serves as a vital resource to the region’s medical device industry. IVY Tech has also partnered with the Heartland Career Center in Wabash County to offer hands-on experience and dual credit for high school students interested in a career in the medical device industry.

Contact us today to learn more about how you can join the ranks of other successful medical device manufacturers in Wabash County.

Employer Spotlight

North Manchester’s Nicholas Precision Works is a manufacturer of specialized carbide cutting tools for the medical, automotive, and aerospace industries. Its goal is to adapt to the changing needs of these industries and provide customized tools to meet any request. Its processes, craftsmen, and state-of-the-art equipment provide high-quality, repeatable tooling at a competitive price.