St. Jude Medical Expands Carolina Assembly Plant

Sprovieri, John
June 2009
Assembly;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p8
The article reports on the opening of the new assembly plant of Saint Jude Medical Inc. in Liberty, South Carolina in March 2009. Hybrid microelectronic circuits for pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) will be manufactured in the facility. The plant's assembly line equipment include those for epoxy dispensing, wire bonding and plasma cleaning. The firm expects the number of its employees, which stands at 20, to double by the end of the year.


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