Orchid breaks ground on a new manufacturing site in Pune, India.

HOLT, MI June 18, 2014 Orchid breaks ground on a new manufacturing site in Pune, India.  This site will provide expertise in machining and precision engineering.  Orchid India currently offers Orthopedic, Trauma and Spine components machining and are expanding to include all the machining capabilities required to support customers in the fields of Orthopedic, Spinal and Dental with top notch quality and service. 
Orchid intends to leverage its know-how in Asia and provide the same level of quality and service that customers have come to expect.  Locating a facility in India will provide unique opportunities for Orchid customers in a region that is quickly expanding and demanding world-class products. 
The new manufacturing site will be 28,400 square feet and plans to service the Asian market as well as global customers looking for additional manufacturing options.  The legal name for the new entity is Orchid India Medisolutions Private Ltd.
The India ground breaking ceremony occurred on May 20, 2014.  Jorge M. Ramos, Chief Administrative Officer and Joe Zuzula, VP of Sales and Marketing were there to participate in the ceremony along with employees and local dignitaries. 
“We are very proud of all the work our Asia team performed to make this dream a reality.  Our customers are just as excited as we are to move into a new facility,” said Ramos. 
About Orchid
Orchid is a worldwide leader in contract design and manufacturing for the orthopedic and medical device markets. Our mission is to be the leader in contract design and manufacturing by compressing time to market, providing new technologies and being the best total supply-chain value. We provide expertise in design and development, quality and regulatory support, implant manufacture, advanced machining, plastics technology, instrument manufacture, implant coatings and surface treatment and packaging services. With 13 world class facilities located around the globe, Orchid provides the products and services that improve the lives of patients worldwide. For more information about Orchid, visit the company’s website at www.orchid-ortho.com.