SAN JOSE, Calif., April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanmina-SCI Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading manufacturing solutions company making some of the world's most complex and valuable optical, electronic and mechanical products, today announced that its Suzhou, China facility has been awarded ISO 13485 certification for medical device manufacturing. This certification recognizes Sanmina-SCI's world-class manufacturing capabilities and its focus on meeting the highest levels of quality assurance for products developed for the medical industry. ISO 13485 is an internationally recognized standard developed to ensure companies provide medical devices that consistently meet government regulations.
"Earning the ISO 13485 certification shows our commitment to produce the highest quality devices for the medical market," said Seamus Grady, Senior Vice President, Medical Division of Sanmina-SCI. "The Suzhou plant is the 20th dedicated medical plant in Sanmina-SCI's extensive network of global facilities to achieve this exacting medical certification. We have the most ISO 13485 qualified facilities of any design and manufacturing provider, which allow us to offer the unique technology and complex manufacturing capabilities required in many sectors of healthcare, from medical devices and disposables to very large diagnostic imaging systems."
Sanmina-SCI's Medical division provides Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) with a measurable competitive edge, and a worldwide network of manufacturing facilities that includes nine FDA-registered factories. Supported by a team of highly skilled engineers, and an exceptional compliance record with quality and regulatory agencies, Sanmina-SCI is uniquely positioned to design, engineer, manufacture, and provide reverse logistics support for the most dependable and technologically advanced medical products.About Sanmina-SCISanmina-SCI Corporation is a leading electronics contract manufacturer serving the fastest-growing segments of the global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) market. Recognized as a technology leader, Sanmina-SCI provides end-to-end manufacturing solutions, delivering superior quality and support to OEMs primarily in the communications, defense and aerospace, industrial and semiconductor systems, medical, multimedia, enterprise computing and storage, automotive and clean technology sectors. Sanmina-SCI has facilities strategically located in key regions throughout the world. More information regarding the company is available at http:// www.sanmina-sci.com .