The Markets We Serve
We help our customers develop and commercialize medical devices, drug delivery systems and combination products. Each year, West Contract Manufacturing facilities supply billions of components and devices to our pharmaceutical and medical technology customers. Because the products we manufacture are critical to saving lives around the world, we understand the need for capable manufacturing processes and a quality management system that delivers the highest quality components and devices to customers.
West has earned the reputation as a leader in the development and manufacture of devices that help ensure the safe delivery of pharmaceutical products. Specific to drug delivery devices, our facilities are ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485 certified and cGMP compliant. Select sites are FDA-registered drug re-packager/re-labeler facilities, and all sites adhere to a Lean Six Sigma culture. Our device assembly expertise offers a fully scalable solution from support of clinical trials using manual processes through high-volume commercial applications requiring fully integrated, high-speed automation.
Devices in development or manufactured by West Contract Manufacturing facilities include:
- Auto injectors
- Pen injectors
- Pulmonary delivery devices
- Oral dispensing devices
- Dry powder inhalers
- Ambulatory systems
- Solid dose delivery devices
- Safety devices
West has a unique set of capabilities that align with the demanding needs of the diagnostic industry. By employing the most advanced process monitoring system in the industry while leveraging significant industry experience, the West Contract Manufacturing team is able to incorporate some of the industry’s most comprehensive inspection systems. Our expertise ranges from discreet ambulatory devices, to diagnostic test kits, to point-of-care consumables.
- Robotic integration for in-line assembly and packaging
- Sealed closures and caps/foil application
- Micro-fluidic injection molding
- Label identification and reconciliation
- Reagent handling and integration
West has supported the world’s leading healthcare companies by molding, manufacturing and supplying critical components and devices around the globe. To do so, the West Contract Manufacturing team has developed a comprehensive set of skills that delivers customized solutions. The focus is on precision manufacturing, high-volume processing, and value-added solutions that demonstrate expertise in contract manufacturing on a global scale.
West offers an array of value-added solutions including: two-shot molding, insert molding, optical molding, LSR molding, mechanical assembly, printing, laser etching welding, UV bonding and annealing. In addition to injection molding and assembly, West can manage all aspects of the supply chain, including sterilization.
Products manufactured or in development include:
- IV, lab and blood filters
- Ophthalmic consumables and assemblies
- Surgical devices and disposables
- Ambulatory sets and consumables
- Needle assemblies – inserted molded and UV bonded
OTC Personal Care
Time-to-market is critical. Our partners require skilled management of complex, high-volume, over-the-counter (OTC) consumer applications. West can assist in reducing manufacturing costs and enhance product quality. Streamlined processes, including the incorporation of Lean principles, are used to meet time-to-market expectations.
OTC Personal Care Products include:
- Healthcare products
- Caps and closures
- Oral dispensing systems
- Integrated container systems – injection blow-molded bottles and closures
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