Atlanta, GA, July 15, 2008 - (Quickparts) - Quickparts (http://www.quickparts.com), one of North America's largest providers of custom designed parts, from rapid prototyping to production parts, recently completed a project known as the POWRsyringe Injector for Pinyons Medical Technology that won a prestigious Medical Design Excellence Award (MDEA).
The POWRsyringe Injector was named one of the finalists in the Medical Design Excellence Award's General Hospital Devices and Therapeutics product category. The annual award recognizes global medical device companies and engineering teams for innovation and contributions to patient care. The award jury consists of independent third-party physicians, biomedical engineering professors, and practicing engineers.
Pinyons’ POWRsyringe also passed ISO 10993 biocompatibility and ISO 7886 syringe testing requirements.
“We are very excited to be part of the process that creates award winning medical parts. The POWRsyringe is an excellent example of a team that believes in bringing technology and innovation together for the purpose of helping mankind, and that is always something that we are proud of,” said Patrick Hunter, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Quickparts.
Pinyons design team included contributions from Globe Med Tech (Houston, TX), Integrated Bioscience (Harrisburg, PA), and West Pharmaceutical (Montgomery, PA).
Quickparts provides custom manufacturing services for engineers and designers who want to create plastic and metal parts from 3D CAD (computer-aided design) models. Using patented QuickQuote technology, Quickparts is able to provide product designers with an ‘instant online quote’ for the manufacturing of their custom parts from prototype to production.
Quickparts custom manufacturing services include: Rapid Prototypes (SLA, SLS, FDM, PolyJet), Cast Urethanes, Injection Mold Tooling and Parts, Sheet Metal Parts, and CNC Machined Parts.
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