Nypro, a Jabil Company have expanded Gurnee, Ill. site nearly to double the size of Nypro’s previous facility. The expanded facility enhances Nypro’s highly-specialized capabilities for supporting the demands of the diagnostic, medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer health markets in Illinois, the U.S. and beyond.
Chuck Henry, vice president of Operations at Nypro Healthcare, said, “With this development, Nypro has renewed its commitment to community investment, involvement and support, and also to bringing to market new, cutting-edge solutions for the design and assembly of medical and pharmaceutical applications. We look forward to applying our expanded capabilities here to address the latest challenges of our customers in the greater Chicago and Tri-State area.”
The expanded facility will be in an area 255,000 square feet from its original site of more than 170,000 total square feet of advanced, medically-purposed manufacturing resources supported by Nypro’s digital supply chain solutions. The facility encompasses a 30,000 square foot Class 8 clean room and 45 injection molding machines. The company collaborates with Radius – another company in the Jabil family. The company now offers the region industry-leading innovation for product development and design services.
“The Village of Gurnee is extremely proud to have Nypro thriving and expanding in our community,” said Kristina Kovarik, mayor of the Village of Gurnee. “Nypro’s presence provides good jobs to our area residents, supports the local economy and produces valuable material for the health care industry.”
“In addition to these world-class design and manufacturing services, Nypro’s expanded mission also supports the company’s high standards in volunteerism, and social and environmental responsibility,” added Nypro’s Henry.
Nypro’s highly-specialized services encompass product ideation, device development support, engineering and supply chain optimization.