Encapson moves to new premises
- On March 1st, Encapson moved its staff and production lines to a new modern home base: the Demcon Technology Center located at the Institutenweg 50 in Enschede (NL). The new Encapson facility is only footsteps away from our previous offices and offers ample production space to ramp up our production capacity for the coming years.
- The Demcon Technology Center also functions as a hub for medtech companies, an additional benefit creating synergies. The COVID-19 crisis delayed the official opening planned in April. Our business, academic partners and Encapson stakeholders will be informed about the new opening date.
Note for the Press
Encapson has developed Sono-Coat™; an innovative echogenic coating system to improve the ultrasound visibility of medical devices in the body. The Sono-Coat™ technology is based on a coating matrix containing acoustically reflective microspheres. The microspheres scatter the ultrasound waves in all directions. The enhanced reflection leads to crystal clear and sharp images on the ultrasound screen. The Sono-Coat™ technology platform consists of two coating systems: the M-series for needles and the P-Series for catheters.
Sono-Coat™ enables precise targeting of objects in deeper tissue structures such as liver and kidney biopsies, facilitates vascular access, setting peripheral nerve block and tip confirmation of CVC, PICC, Drainage and Regional Anaesthesia catheters. The unmatched ultrasound visibility of Sono-Coat™ supports the physician in performing accurate, safe and error-free ultrasound-guided procedures.
Encapson provides coating services to the medtech industry. We develop advanced visibility solutions for a large variety of products creating unique value for your portfolio. Our company is ISO-13485:2016 certified and delivers high-quality products that meet stringent regulatory and end-user requirements.
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