PASO ROBLES, Calif.,—Specialty Silicone Fabricators has inaugurated its 102,000 sq.-ft. facility in Paso Robles.
The company said the facility is designed for greater efficiency by joining all departments, operations and administration under one roof, complementing existing facilities in Tustin, Calif. and Elk Rapids, Mich.
"Specialty Silicone Fabricators' new facility secures our position at the forefront of silicone extrusion, molding, calendaring, sheeting and dipping while powering our expansion into new markets with combination products — the science of combining active pharmaceutical ingredients with medical devices, as well as new medical materials such as hybrid polyurethane-silicone," said Kevin Meyer, President, Specialty Silicone Fabricators.
SSF said the facility enables it to meet the growing global demand for medical silicone device components.
The plant includes a 3,500 sq.-ft. ISO 7 class 10,000 clean room as well as 35,000 sq.-ft. of ISO 8 Class 100,000 clean room.