Graham-Field Announces Installation of Bi-Dimensional Fiber Optic Laser Cutting System to Wisconsin Manufacturing Facility
Atlanta, Georgia, January 24, 2014: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) announces the purchase and installation of a state-of-the-art Bi-Dimensional Fiber Optic Laser Cutting System in its Fond du Lac, Wisconsin facility. The new equipment joins Graham-Field’s 2012 installation of a fiber optic laser tube cutting system.
Kurt Hellman, Senior Vice President of Manufacturing, said “Our products are used in a variety of demanding environments. Quality is an absolute requirement of equipment used in healthcare facilities and we believe that the team we have in Fond du Lac, combined with cutting-edge manufacturing equipment and techniques, gives us an advantage in quality that cannot be matched anywhere in the world.”
CEO of Graham-Field Ken Spett added, “The market for our products will continue to grow, and this additional investment will enable us to remain a competitive force in the healthcare market. Today’s medical equipment provides increased functionality. The ability to design specifically for laser processes yields a dramatic reduction in the cost and time required to fabricate components.”
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with more than 300 US-based employees, GF Health Products, Inc. is a major manufacturer of healthcare products for the acute care, extended care, homecare and primary care markets. The Graham-Field family of brands includes Basic American Medical Products, Everest & Jennings, Grafco, Hausted, John Bunn, Labtron, Lumex and Lumiscope. Visit www.grahamfield.com or call 770-368-4700.
Press Contact: GF Health Products, Inc.