Poly Hi Solidur Receives Prestigious Supplier Award
For the second time in three years, Poly Hi Solidur
MediTECH® has been named Supplier of the Year in
the Raw Material/Engineered Product category by Smith
and Nephew Orthopedics at its annual invitation-only supplier
symposium. Poly Hi Solidur MediTECH® manufactures
a special formulation of TIVAR® and Chirulen® which
is used to produce orthopedic implants.
Poly Hi Solidur MediTECH® was the only supplier in this
category to achieve 100 percent quality and 100 percent
delivery during the year 2002. According to Smith and
Nephew Orthopedics, “Poly Hi Solidur MediTECH® rose
above this elite group due to their partnering attitude,
clearly exemplified in their work with the Smith and
Smith and Nephew Orthopedics hosts the symposium
each year to help educate its top suppliers on the status
of Smith and Nephew Orthopedics’ business, future
direction and the overall health of the orthopedic industry.
Only the top 20 suppliers, those that meet certain
volume, predetermined quality and delivery require-ments,
and are considered essential to the success of the
Smith and Nephew Orthopedics organization are invited
to the symposium.
With the most comprehensive UHMW-PE laboratory in
the world, customized closed-loop resin handling, state-of-the
art monitoring equipment, full lot traceability, a reputation
for consistent quality and 30 years supplying orthopedic
implant manufacturers worldwide, Poly Hi Solidur
MediTECH® has become the world leader in ram extrusion
and compression molding of premium grade UHMW-PE as
specified by orthopedic implant manufacturers for use as
implant bearing surfaces.
For more information, contact, Stephanie Kerr,
Poly Hi Solidur, Inc., 2710 American Way, Fort Wayne, IN
46809, 260-479-4100, Fax: 260-478-1074, E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.polyhisolidur.com.