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New hires and recent acquisition mark historic period for company
BUTLER, Wis. (May 11, 2012) – Wisconsin-based MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, announces the hiring of engineers Kevin Hammes and Fred Loken. The additions contribute to a period of record growth for the 91-year-old company that has seen 54 hires in the past 10 months.
“The addition of Kevin and Fred, joining forces with ETI, and the completion of a new cleanroom demonstrate MRPC’s expanded production capacity and ability to continue meeting the growing demand for our expertise,” said Greg Riemer, president of MRPC. “Together, these mark a historic period for our company.”
• Kevin Hammes, Process Engineer: With over 15 years of experience in the molding industry, Hammes will continue to facilitate Scientific Molding process development for new product introduction and participate in MRPC’s continuous improvement and lean initiatives. • Fred Loken, Project Engineer: Loken brings over 17 years of experience to MRPC. Utilizing his experience, he’ll be managing new product development projects including product design review, specifying and procuring tooling, and other project management activities.
In April 2012, MRPC acquired ETI Incorporated, a Florida-based firm with expertise in liquid silicone rubber molding. For more information, please visit http://www.mrpcorp.com/mrpc-news.html.
MRPC, a single-source provider of innovative medical device components and assemblies, specializes in cleanroom molding with a focus on silicone molding, two-material molding and micromolding. MRPC is committed to providing its customers with the highest level of expertise. Since 1921, MRPC has been helping customers compete in an ever-changing marketplace. MRPC is ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certified. For more information, please visit the company’s Web site at http://www.mrpcorp.com or contact the company at 262-781-7122.