EG Industries medical division, EG-GILERO, is proud to announce the opening of its newest medical device manufacturing facility in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. This ISO 13485-certified medical-focused facility is equipped with cleanroom injection molding, assembly, and packaging capabilities in the Las Americas Free Zone Park. Omar Ferretti, Vice President and Plant Manager for the facility shared that “this nearshore site and its capabilities will better serve our customers in the Caribbean and provide low cost assembly options for all of EG-GILERO’s existing and new customer base.”
This facility has been in continuous operation since 2006, serving medical OEMs locally and across North America.
“We are very excited about this new facility,” said Larry Jutte, President and COO of EG Industries. “The ease of doing business in the Dominican Republic brings a lot of benefits to our customers, including the ease of logistics, lack of language barrier, the same time zone, and an ample labor pool.”
This facility fills an important role in EG-GILERO’s overall global strategy to bring innovative solutions to our customers.