June 2019

4 ways to optimize New Product Introduction with your Electronic Contract Manufacturer

By |2019-09-10T12:53:46+02:00June 27th, 2019|Contract Manufacturing, Expertise, General, Medical Device, Technology|

Selecting a Contract Manufacturer (CM) is a well thought and time-consuming process. There are many factors that go into making the choice, obvious ones like cost and fit come to the forefront.  But one that is often overlooked is the process of onboarding the new project, New Product Introduction (NPI).  Transferring all of the knowledge […]

April 2019

What customers say about Valtronic – Aleva Neurotherapeutics SA

By |2019-07-05T12:13:45+02:00April 10th, 2019|Contract Manufacturing, General, Healthcare, Medical Device|

Aleva Neurotherapeutics SA is developing the next generation of implantable Directional Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) system. These implants help patients with Parkinson’s disease control symptoms such as tremor. Aleva’s Neurotherapeutics directSTIM™ system is unique as its directional stimulation allows the area of the brain to be treated with targeted precision. This will improve therapeutic response […]

Portrait of young and talented engineer Jessica Monsman

By |2019-07-12T11:11:05+02:00April 1st, 2019|Contract Manufacturing, Engineering, General, Medical Device|

“We help our customers improve the design of their medical device for improved manufacturability.” – Portrait of young and talented engineer Jessica Monsman

When customers are sub-contracting the design, industrialization and manufacturing of their medical device to Valtronic, a multi-disciplinary team ensures a seamless process. The success of Valtronic is to a large extent due to […]

February 2019

What customers say about Valtronic – Lunaphore Technologies SA

By |2019-07-05T15:18:36+02:00February 13th, 2019|Contract Manufacturing, Expertise, General, Healthcare, Medical Device, Technology|

Lunaphore Technologies SA is specialized in cancer research and diagnostic platforms. The company is now launching the LabSat™, its first tumor analysis equipment after several years of research and development. “Considering the machine’s complex assembly and the constraints of IVD (In Vitro Diagnostic) regulation and submission, we have decided to outsource the industrialization and manufacturing […]

January 2019

Industrialization is a crucial step towards manufacturing

By |2019-07-05T12:19:06+02:00January 23rd, 2019|Contract Manufacturing, Engineering, Expertise, General|

Why is industrialization such a crucial step towards the successful manufacturing of your medical device?

Your engineering team has designed an innovative medical device and you now need to manufacture it on a mass scale. Are you confident you are going to have a smooth transition as you scale up to industrialization and production? […]

December 2018

Successful transfer of PCB assemblies for The Telos Alliance®

By |2019-07-05T13:44:17+02:00December 21st, 2018|Contract Manufacturing, Engineering, Expertise, Quality, Technology|

Successful transfer of PCB assemblies for The Telos Alliance® – The Grass is Greener at Valtronic

The decision to switch from one Contract Manufacturer (CM) to another is not made lightly as it takes extra effort on both the CM and customer’s part to ensure that production is not slowed. Companies switch CM’s for a variety […]

October 2018

7 Electronic Design Problems

By |2019-07-05T14:13:18+02:00October 4th, 2018|Contract Manufacturing, Engineering, Expertise, Healthcare, Technology|

7 Electronic Design Problems that Add Hidden Expense

When developing a product or electronic assembly significant efforts are placed on functionality and on reducing time to market. Often Design for Manufacturing (DFM) takes a back seat without realizing the long-term consequences. Even if the manufacturing cost of a product is within target the manufacturability should be […]

September 2018

Opératrices d’assemblage manuel

By |2019-07-05T16:19:43+02:00September 3rd, 2018|Contract Manufacturing, Expertise, General|

Opératrices d’assemblage manuel – une précision d’horloger au service de dispositifs médicaux

 

Manual electronics assembly operator at Valtronic

 

Véronique fait partie de l’équipe d’assemblage manuel de Valtronic. Avec 33 années d’expérience, elle a acquis un précieux savoir-faire dans l’assemblage de composants extrêmement petits qui vont s’intégrér dans des dispositifs […]

Manual assembly operators

By |2019-07-05T16:16:37+02:00September 3rd, 2018|Contract Manufacturing, Expertise, General|

Manual assembly operators – the precision of Swiss watchmaking benefits  medical devices

 

Véronique is a member of the Valtronic manual assembly operator team. With 33 years of experience, she has acquired extensive know-how in assembling ultra-small and thin components for complex medical devices. The Valtronic plant in […]

April 2016

Top 5 Reasons to Use Automated Optical Inspection

By |2019-06-17T08:14:00+02:00April 13th, 2016|Contract Manufacturing|

Electronic board inspection might be the most important step in the entire production process. It is the last line of defense before the product is shipped to the customer. Knowing this, consideration of some support for inspectors might be necessary. Luckily, there are Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) machines. These machines look at a board or […]