Orchid Orthopedic Solutions LLC has opened its new facility in Pune, India. The new site will continue to focus on precision-machined parts and will expand its capabilities over time to serve local, regional and global customers (including other Orchid sites). Plans are in the works, according to company officials, to add a clean room to provide sterile packaging services and also finishing and coating services. “Locating a facility in India provides unique opportunities for Orchid customers in a region that is quickly expanding and demanding world-class products,” according to a statement released by the company. The new manufacturing site is 28,400 square feet and will serve the Asian market as well as global customers looking for additional manufacturing options.
The legal name for the new entity is Orchid India Medisolutions Private Ltd. “We are very proud of all the work our Asia team performed to make this dream a reality. Our customers are just as excited as we are to move into a new facility,” said Jorge M. Ramos, chief administrative officer for Orchid. Holt, Mich.-based Orchid provides contract design and manufacturing for the orthopedic and medical device markets. The company offers design and development, quality and regulatory support, implant manufacture, advanced machining, plastics technology, instrument manufacture, implant coatings and surface treatment and packaging services.