SP Medical is a Danish company with more than 30 years of experience in the field of development, manufacturing and sales of guide wires for the medical industry.
PTFE coated devices for medical industry
SP Medical have built up its knowledge of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coated semi-products and medical devices for leading suppliers of guide wires on an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) basis or as sterile packed.
The company aims to offer customers a complete guide wire programme of high-quality and special features.
SP Medical focuses on the core competence within the discipline of its guide wire programme so as to perform, at all project stages, optimal professional consultancy and development to customers.
The company develops, manufactures and distributes disposable items that focus on minimally invasive procedures for cardiology, radiology and urology.
Individual and processed plastic components are also developed by the company.
Devices available from SP Medical include dispensers, implants, needles and cannula, dosage systems, single-use devices for hospitals and components for electronic equipment.
Hydrophilic and stainless steel guide wires
Medical devices are manufactured in Class 7, 8 and 9 cleanrooms for a controlled environment.
SP Medical develops and manufactures guide wires and dispensers under brand names Accoat, Poseidon and Champion.
The company produces stainless steel guide wires, with and without PTFE coatings, and hydrophilic guide wires with a nitinol core. These products are offered as sterile CE Marked products under the company’s own brands, or as private-label products.
Bulk manufacturing of medical devices
In addition, the company contributes to the manufacturing of other companies’ medical devices, by applying coating to improve functionality.
All products are manufactured in a controlled hygienic environment by trained staff.
Manufacturing is performed through automation to comply with strict regulations, and ensure high-quality products at competitive prices.
The company’s products are sold and marketed in bulk or single-packs to manufacturers of medical devices.
Products are also available as sterile and single-packed for distribution through an international distribution network.
About SP Medical
Accoat Medical launched its first PTFE-coated guide wire components 30 years ago on the Danish market.
In January 2007, Accoat Medical changed its name to SP Medical A/S. The company’s guide wires are now supplied worldwide.
In 1969, Accoat A/S was established by Mr Preben Joergensen. The company acted as a sub-supplier to large manufacturers in the medical industry.
The company focused on guide wires for blood vessels. In April 1999, Accoat acquired a competitive company.
From 1989, the company started its own manufacturing of guide wires, to be sold on an OEM basis.
SP Medical has 450 employees and is part of the SP Group, an international plastic group headquartered in Denmark.