Educational Resources

Read success stories of how we’ve partnered with customers to achieve their goals, white papers, and technical tips and how-tos.

An Extension of Reach: A Discussion of Full-Service Outsourcing

Twenty years ago, outsourcing wasn’t spoken of very much. Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) didn’t want to admit they used third-party companies to aid in manufacturing tasks.

Could Lean Product Development Get You to Market Faster?

Every manufacturing engineer is familiar with The Machine That Changed the World: The Story of Lean Production. First published in 1990, this classic book was the first to detail the Toyota Production System from which the principles of Lean Production were derived. The authors predicted that Lean Production would become the gold standard not only in the auto industry, but in every industry worldwide, including healthcare.

Site Virtual Tour

Virtual tour of our orthopedic implant facility in Chaumont, France.

Vertical Integration Speeds Scale-up for US Launch of Orthopedic Implant

Viant provided end-to-end solutions for this orthopedic implant, including fabrication and subassembly of metal and polymer components, finishing, assembly, and sterile packaging.

Venclose and Viant partner to deliver next-generation vein treatment solutions

Venclose leverages Viant’s manufacturing bandwidth to increase catheter production capabilities by 400%

Innovative Design & End-to-End Capabilities Help Reduce Complexity & Boost Efficiency for Orthopedic Instrument System

A large, market-leading orthopedics company turned to Viant for help in developing instruments for a high-profile, integrated joint replacement system.

Lean Product Launch with 3P Event Reduces Risk & Compresses Timeline for Energy-Based Device

A small startup had a prototype for a system to treat the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and was looking for a partner to help it take the next step.

Lean Product Development Dramatically Accelerates Time to Market for Laparoscopic Device

Large surgical technology company needed to accelerate market release of novel flexible monopolar scissors for new laparoscopic surgical system.

Material Matters: New Offerings for Orthopedic Technologies

Viant shares expertise on material advances in orthopedics including titanium-coated PEEK, Nitinol, and bioabsorbables.

Design, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Expertise Fuels Stability and Growth of Arthroscopic Product Line

A large supplier of orthopedic devices obtained an established arthroscopic product line as part of an acquisition.

Design Collaboration & Quick-Turn Tube Fabrication Enable Faster Design Freeze for Surgical Device

A large surgical technology company was facing a competitive threat and needed to rapidly re-engineer one of its market-leading devices to lower the cost of use.

Innovative Spinal Surgery Case & Tray System Saves Costs; Drives Brand Awareness

A fast-growing, midsize company in the spine market sought a supplier that could support the development of a new universal case and tray system for all its current and future reusable spinal surgery instruments.

Novel Articulating Tissue Sealer Design Gains First-to-Market Advantage

A large surgical device company was planning to commercialize a first-of-its-kind articulating vessel sealer to strengthen its portfolio in the advanced energy device segment of the laparoscopic surgery market.

Reverse Engineering & Manufacturing Transfer Result in Cost Savings, Reduced Risk, and Increased Security

A leading global animal health company came to Viant for help with the manufacturing transfer of IV sets & accessories.

Advanced Energy Device Engineered with Ultra-Precise Tubing Tolerances for Superior Performance

A global surgical technology company needed an external partner to help develop and manufacture tubing for an advanced energy device with measurably better performance than other leading devices.

Introducing Viant

Our CEO Brian King speaks to how we are forging a new future as Viant (July 9, 2018).

Cutting-Edge Disposable Surgical Tools for Orthopedics

With health providers increasingly demanding single-use devices, the team successfully created disposable bone-cutting tools for its orthopedic device customers.

Viant Expands Leadership Team

Company Appoints former Medtronic and Integer Executives to Leadership Team Following Integer AS&O Acquisition

MedPlast Closes Acquisition and Rebrands as Viant

Company Unveils New Name After Acquiring Integer’s Advanced Surgical and Orthopedics Business

Developing the True Partnership: A Full-Service Outsourcing Roundtable

Successful OEMs recognize their top service providers as development partners instead of transactional suppliers.

Viant Appoints Former Hill-Rom CEO to Chairman

John Greisch Joins Board as Viant Continues Global Services Expansion