Navigation Links
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics acquires Twin Bay Medical
Date:12/3/2012

AURORA, Ohio, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has completed the acquisition of Twin Bay Medical, a Michigan based innovator and manufacturer of BarbLock® products - flexible tube retainers - as well as single-use components for biopharmaceuticals manufacturing.  This acquisition expands Saint-Gobain's capabilities as a full service provider for the biopharmaceutical industry.  Twin-Bay Medical's production facility located in Williamsburg, Michigan, its development organization, and all of the employees currently working for the company are included in the transaction.

"The acquisition of Twin-Bay Medical enables us to continue to bring innovative solutions to the market, especially for single-use biopharmaceutical manufacturing for which Twin Bay Medical has consistently been developing new and unique products to meet the challenges of this new industry.  Twin Bay Medical and Saint-Gobain share the same passion for customer service, with a strong emphasis on quality and reliability.  Thanks to Saint-Gobain's global reach, combining the companies will allow us to partner with our global customers wherever they operate.  We are also very pleased that Twin Bay Medical's founder, Al Werth, will continue to work with us and will keep bringing innovation within the space of single-use biopharmaceutical manufacturing," says Michael Cahill, Vice President of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics' Fluid Systems division.

About Saint-Gobain
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials providing innovative solutions to meet the challenges of growth, energy-saving and environmental protection. With 2011 sales of $54 billion, Saint-Gobain operates in 64 countries and has nearly 195,000 employees. World leader in high performance plastics, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is headquartered in Aurora, Ohio (USA). The company employs 4,500 employees in 16 countries. Its product offer includes films, foams, coated fabrics, bearings, seals and fluid systems.

For more information, visit www.saint-gobain.com, www.plastics.saint-gobain.com and http://www.biopharm.saint-gobain.com.

About Saint-Gobain in North America
Saint-Gobain has its North American headquarters in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. As the world leader in sustainable habitat, Saint-Gobain is committed to inventing solutions to help professionals and communities around the world build and renovate comfortable, healthy, economical and energy-efficient buildings. The company has more than 265 locations in North America and approximately 19,000 employees. In the United States and Canada, Saint-Gobain reported sales of approximately $7.7 billion in 2011. Including Twin Bay, in Michigan, Saint-Gobain has more than 400 employees in 10 facilities across the state.

Press contact:
Rob Schwenker, Saint-Gobain
512-657-0234
Robert.D.Schwenker@saint-gobain.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Gynecologic Oncology Publishes New Clinical Study Showing Positive Performance of OVA1, Vermillions Ovarian Cancer Test
2. Atonomics Achieves Significant Milestone Related to Performance Data for Troponin I Assay Triggering Scheduled Payments From Beckman Coulter
3. Montage Healthcare Leads the Search for Radiology Quality and Performance Improvement
4. Baldrige Sharing Days: The Journey to Performance Excellence
5. CentraMed and HT Systems Partner to Improve Financial Performance of Hospitals and Physicians Practices
6. IQAirs New Edition Redefines High-Performance Air Purification
7. Saint Vincent Health System Selects onFocus Healthcare for Enterprise Performance Management
8. Frost & Sullivan Lauds MobileHelp for Its Outstanding Products and Performance in the North American Health Technology Market
9. Staffing and Performance Benchmarks for Regulatory Function Highlight New Medical Device Study
10. Press Ganey Releases Enhanced Improvement Portal with Customized Performance Reports
11. Abaxis Reports Financial Performance For The First Quarter Of Fiscal 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... 2016 A key trend that ... emergence of new treatments. Cardax, a development stage life ... The therapy is expected to fulfil large unmet medical ... conducting studies to develop new treatments for osteoarthritis. One ... involved in osteoarthritis are being investigated, and early trials ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... Since its commercial introduction in ... life science tool for conducting genetic studies in a ... in its new report that the industry sits on ... by a range of new applications in the clinical ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140723/694805 ) , Since the Human ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... HILDEN , Deutschland und GERMANTOWN, ... Zusammenarbeit mit Therawis bedient ... Entscheidungen bei Brustkrebs   QIAGEN N.V. ... QIA) gab heute bekannt, eine Lizenz- und Entwicklungsvereinbarung ... prädiktiver Assays für die Onkologie eingegangen zu sein. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... MadgeTech will be showcasing its line ... in Warner, New Hampshire at the MadgeTech headquarters. With products sold in more than ... by government agencies, including NASA. , In 2012, NASA strategically set up 17 ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Memorial Day Weekend marks ... Amica Insurance is sharing tips to make sure your family and vehicle are ... National Safety Council, there may be 439 deaths and an additional 50,500 serious injuries ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Nike Yoga Camps at ... daily practices, arts & crafts, discussions, and games all geared towards enhancing your ... have combined backgrounds in kids’ yoga, collegiate sport yoga instruction, and global yoga ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Bunion Bootie , the manufacturer ... treatment was more than humbled by customer demand over the Mother’s Day Weekend promotion. ... sale. Now that Bunion Bootie has completely replenished its inventory levels, it hopes to ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Workrite ... sales leadership and to further develop their rapidly expanding portfolio of customer and ... with a concentration in Marketing and an M.B.A. with concentration in management from ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):