FALL RIVER, Mass., Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Millstone Medical Outsourcing announced today that the company recently expanded its inspection services division by adding state-of-the-art equipment, increasing inspection staff, and hiring a new inspection manager. Millstone acquired two new 30" comparators, one of which is equipped with a 5X lens; a 14" comparator; a vision system; and a micro-hite. With the new advanced equipment, Millstone is able to further tailor inspections to customer specifications. The company's force of well-trained inspectors increased to 25 and is proficient in running coordinate measuring machines with the latest software (PC DMIS). Finally, the company hired Paul Lemelin, with 20 years of quality management experience, as Inspection Manager. Millstone, outsource partner to the industry's top orthopedic companies, is the fast-growing provider of aftermarket services, start-up solutions, and premier contract packaging services for medical device manufacturers worldwide.
"The expansion of our inspection services is in direct response to our customers' needs to expedite their products to finished goods. As medical device manufacturers look to gain cost advantages through international outsourcing, OEMs more than ever need a partner they can trust to manage inspection, especially to catch unforeseen problems," said Kelly Lucenti, President of Millstone Medical Outsourcing. "Millstone helps OEMs reduce costs while maintaining the highest level of quality assurance."
Mr. Lemelin comes to Millstone with significant experience in leading quality system development and in managing inspection and quality personnel. In addition to expertise in production and operations, he was responsible for quality compliance throughout most of his 20-year management career. Before joining the Millstone team, Mr. Lemelin was Quality Lab Manager for Kenyon Industries, one of the country's leading finishers of high-quality goods for industrial and military accounts.
"We believe Paul will be a valuable addition to the Millstone team," said Mr. Lucenti. "At Millstone, we take quality very seriously. Paul's leadership will ensure that our inspection services will continue to meet the highest standards of quality even as we grow and serve more customers."
About Millstone Medical Outsourcing
Millstone Medical Outsourcing is a leading and innovative provider of customized outsourcing solutions to the medical device industry. The company offers superior aftermarket services, customized start-up solutions, and premier contract packaging services to medical device manufacturers worldwide. With tens of thousands of units processed each week for many of the industry's most prominent companies, Millstone has significant expertise in a wide range of services. Superior quality service and increased ROI are what clients have come to expect from Millstone Medical Outsourcing. The company is privately-held and headquartered in Fall River, MA. Millstone is FDA registered and ISO certified by BSI, Inc. to ISO 13485: 2003. For more information, please visit http://www.millstonemedical.com.
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