St. Paul Medical Device Firm Announces Expansion

July 8, 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. July 8, 2010 — Minnetronix, a medical device design and manufacturing firm located in St. Paul, Minn., is pleased to announce expansion plans for July 2010. The company will add to its 45,500 sq. ft. facility located at 1635 Energy Park Drive with the lease of 11,800 sq. ft. in an adjacent building. This expansion will bring Minnetronix’ total administrative, design, manufacturing, and lab space to 57,300 sq. ft.

Focusing 100 percent on the medical device industry, Minnetronix provides award-winning design, engineering and manufacturing services to medical device and life science companies, helping to reduce capital costs and increase speed-to-market. Device companies partner with Minnetronix to extend and strengthen their ability to develop and deliver medical technology to the marketplace.

Jon Pierce, Minnetronix co-founder and VP of Advanced Development, stated, “We are very excited to expand our medical device technology design and manufacturing facilities in St. Paul. This expansion will position us well to continue to bring value to the growing medical device market while also enhancing our presence and impact in the local community.”

Moving to its current facility in 2000, Minnetronix completed its first expansion in 2006 with the addition of 24,500 sq. ft., creating a total square footage of 45,500. Features of the new expansion, slated for completion in August, will include additional administrative, product design and lab space, as well as a dedicated training facility.

About Minnetronix

As a recognized leader in the industry, Minnetronix successfully incorporates custom electronic, mechanical and software engineering solutions into finished FDA Class II and III medical devices.

The company has developed over 140 design and manufacturing projects for nearly 100 different medical device and life science firms, ranging in size from small start-ups to large established firms. A partial list of clients includes 3M, Cleveland Clinic, Hospira, MEDRAD Interventional/Possis, Medtronic, Penn State University, and St. Jude Medical.

To learn more about Minnetronix, please visit our website at, or contact us at (651) 917-4060.