Adam Spence and Biocoat, Inc. Partner to Provide an Integrated Solution for Vascular Catheters with Hydrophilic Lubricious Coatings

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / August 20, 2018

Adam Spence, a Spectrum Plastics Group Company, and Biocoat, Inc. have entered into a strategic partnership that will allow Adam Spence to offer complete reinforced catheter shafts with hydrophilic coatings resulting in a streamlined approach to the market for customers. “Biocoat has deep experience in the application of low friction hydrophilic coatings for catheters used in…

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Adam Spence and Microspec Corp. Partner to Provide Multi-Durometer Braid Reinforced Catheter Shafts

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / July 31, 2018

Adam Spence, a Spectrum Plastics Group Company and leading manufacturer of reinforced catheter shafts for vascular technologies, has entered a partnership with Microspec Corp., a manufacturer of tight-tolerance medical tubing, that will allow Adam Spence to offer reinforced catheter shafts with Microspec’s proprietary multi-durometer extrusions. “This partnership between Adam Spence and Microspec is the coming…

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Braid-reinforced catheter shafts: How to ensure X-ray and MRI compatibility

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / May 31, 2018

To achieve stiffness in intervascular catheter shafts, manufacturers often turn to stainless or nitinol – but those materials aren’t suited for MRI. Luckily, low-cost fibers offer a viable alternative. Read more in the Medical Design & Outsourcing article by Adam Spence’s William Li and Steve Maxson. read the full article here

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Spectrum Plastics Group Acquires Fermatex Vascular Technologies

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / May 24, 2018

Medical Plastics Leader Enhances Specialty Products Portfolio Through Acquisition of former Adam Spence Corporation ALPHARETTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Spectrum Plastics Group, the market leading medical extruder with complementary injection molding, silicone, and assembly capabilities, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Fermatex Vascular Technologies, Inc, formerly Gore-Jersey Shore and most notably Adam Spence Corporation, from Vance Street…

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Fermatex Vascular Technologies Launches New Brand Under Familiar Adam Spence Name

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / May 23, 2018

Builds on Well-established Reputation & 55-year Technology Heritage WALL, NEW JERSEY (May 23, 2018) – Fermatex Vascular Technologies, formerly WL Gore Jersey Shore and most notably Adam Spence Corp, is pleased to announce the rebranding of the iconic Adam Spence name. Prior to being acquired by WL Gore in 2004, Adam Spence had a long…

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Fermatex Invests in Fluoropolymer Extrusion Technology

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / May 15, 2018

Meeting Customer Needs with Expanded Capabilities WALL, NEW JERSEY (May 15, 2018) — Fermatex Vascular Technologies Inc. (formerly Gore-Jersey Shore and most notably Adam Spence Corporation), a supplier of reinforced medical tubing and catheter subassemblies, has recently expanded its fluoropolymer extrusion capabilities following industry trends and customer needs. “We have been receiving an increasing number…

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Steve Maxson Joins Fermatex as Vice President of Marketing and Sales

By Adam Spence Vascular Technologies / February 5, 2018

WALL, N.J., February 5, 2018 – Fermatex Vascular Technologies Inc. (formerly Gore-Jersey Shore and most notably Adam Spence Corporation), a leading supplier of reinforced medical tubing and catheter subassemblies, announced today that Steve Maxson has joined the company as vice-president. Steve will be responsible for all sales, marketing and customer service activities for the company.…

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