Saint-Gobain can assist in the development of your medical device, build prototypes and production tooling, and run prototype parts through full production in any combination at our facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. Our multi-plant operations allow you to single source without worrying about capacity issues, business continuity or other priorities interrupting development, production or shipping schedules. We stock standard sizes of silicone and fluoropolymer tubing, as well as Tygon® tubing, at our locations worldwide, providing you with the ability to customize products in conjunction with your own global manufacturing operations.
At Saint-Gobain, one of our strengths is an unparalleled knowledge of high-performance polymers, both plastics and elastomers, with a unique specialty in silicone technology. Our team of polymer chemists and application engineers are your co-development partners from conception through production. Our engineers offer technical advice and guidance on a variety of polymers and process capabilities. Whether using standard materials, from our own Tygon® and BioSil® formulations, or one custom-formulated for a particular characteristic, Saint-Gobain stands ready to provide high-performance polymer solutions. Our products are fully characterized, validated and tested to a variety of specifications, including USP <88>, Plastic Class VI.
Saint-Gobain provides a broad range of services for medical device OEMs, including silicone and thermoplastic molding, silicone, thermoplastic and fluoropolymer extrusion, and medical device component development and assembly. Our in-house tooling capability reduces lead times, giving you greater control over your program.
Saint-Gobain has extensive experience working with our custom silicone, thermoplastic and fluoropolymer formulations, as well as commercial grade silicones. By leveraging our relationships with global material suppliers, we are able to offer our customers superior products with competitive pricing.
As your strategic partner, Saint-Gobain offers you the experience, technology and desire to help make your product succeed. Everyone on our team is committed to total customer satisfaction in every aspect of our business. Our goal is to offer you the best products with the best service – and nothing less.