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Precision Metal Stamping

Medical Solutions

Medical Solutions

Precision Metal Stamping

Meier is a contract manufacturer of high-precision metal stampings and subassemblies for medical applications. For more than 30 years, Meier has been achieving significant cost advantages for our customers by converting more expensive manufacturing processes like MIM and machining to lower-cost progressive metal stampings.

Other advantages of stamping include:

  • More complexity in smaller space
  • Wall sections down to 0.05mm
  • High throughput
  • Lot-to-lot dimensional consistency
  • Tooling to last the life of your program

Meier is an ISO 13485:2003 and 9001:2008 certified facility with a fully integrated in-house tool design and build. The markets served are cardio-stimulation, neuromodulation, ablation therapies, endoscopic devices, cardio and peripheral vascular therapies as well as hearing health.
The parts can be supplied as individual components or in a reel-to-reel configuration. Meier offers rapid prototyping and low volume support as well as mass production quantities.

Metal expertise:

  • Medical grade stainless steel (303, 304, 316L, and others)
  • Titanium
  • Ti alloys
  • Nitinol
  • Cobalt chrome
  • Platinum and platinum alloys
  • Silver
  • MP35N
  • Inconel
  • Tantalum
  • Tungsten

Value added processing & assembly 

  • Laser welding
  • EDM
  • Vertical machining

Secondary operations

  • Buffing
  • Deburring
  • Grit blasting
  • Passivation

Coordination of secondary processes

  • Metal plating
  • Heat treatment
  • Anodizing
  • Electropolishing



Richard (Rick) Meier started Meier Tool & Engineering in the basement of his home in 1979 as a tool design and die making company. For 40 years, Meier has been transforming critical, close-tolerance metal components for the medical device industry.

Over time, Meier has gained a wealth of experience servicing the medical device industry. Meier’s strengths in implantable devices, disposable instruments, biopsy forceps, drug delivery, electrosurgery, and hearing devices, offers an unprecedented network of knowledge and skills needed to meet the stringent demands in the medical industry. Meier serves many health care market segments including neurostimulation, cardiovascular, pacing, endoscopy, laparoscopy, electrosurgery, diabetes, hearing health, and orthopaedics, to name a few.

Cretex acquired Meier in 2008, providing Meier with the resources to expand capabilities and strengthening their ability to integrate and simplify the supply chain for their customers vertically. Cretex, a privately-owned group of companies for more than 100 years, with a long-term perspective and a strong financial portfolio, allows Meier to invest in the leading-edge technologies and resources required to meet today’s launch-critical timelines with confidence. In the top 10% of medical device contract manufacturers, you can trust in a stable partnership moving your projects forward timely, cost-effectively and with a keen sense of understanding in mitigating your risks in the current global competitive environment.

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Established in 1979

For more than thirty years Meier has been transforming critical, close-tolerance metal components for the medical device, aerospace and defense industry

Anoka, MN | USA


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ISO 9001

ISO 13485

Precision Metal Stamping

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