Case Study 06 Jul 2012

Creganna-Tactx Medical, headquartered in Ireland, is one of the top ten medical device outsourcing providers in the world and a world leader in the provision of technologies and services for minimally invasive delivery and access devices. 

The company serves medical device and lifescience companies who develop and market products for clinical applications in the fields of cardiology, neurology, peripheral vascular, cardiac rhythm management, spinal, endoscopy, urology, oncology and optometry.

The company has manufacturing facilities in California, Minneapolis, Massachusetts, Ireland and Singapore and employs over 1,100 people worldwide.

Creganna - Tactx Medical’s breadth of services include contract design and development, prototyping, manufacturing of components, sub-assemblies and complete devices The company offers technical capabilities in metal shafts, extruded and braided tubing, medical balloons, injection molding, micro molding and coiling.

Creganna-Tactx Medical has a specialist competency in the design and manufacturing of high end therapeutic catheters.

Ireland is the HQ

The company was founded in Ireland in 1980 and is the country’s largest indigenous company serving the medical device industry. Creganna operate from an extensive campus facility in Galway, an industry hub for the development and manufacturing of minimally invasive medical devices. Over 550 people are employed by the company in Ireland.

Creganna-Tactx Medical operate a unique environment for research and development known as the Creganna Innovation Centre. Driven by rigorous research of customer requirements, the Innovation Centre team bring to market new component products and processing technologies for minimally and less invasive medical delivery systems. Over 50% of the Creganna Innovation Centre team are Ph.D. level graduates and leaders in their fields of research.

www.cregannatactx.com