Educational Resources

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

Lean Product Launch: 3 Ways 3P Events Can Reduce Waste, Risk and Time to Market

For more than a decade, Viant teams have been leveraging Lean Product Launch techniques to improve product quality, lower cost, and speed time to market. 3P is a tool that has been particularly effective for our customers.

Motion Preservation Spinal Disc Implants

With over 10 years of experience and more than 170,000 spinal disc implants made, trust Viant’s Orthopedic Implant and Coatings Center of Excellence for your motion preservation spinal implant program.

Viant Selects Kinaxis to Transform Its Supply Chain for Growth Initiatives

Viant selects the Kinaxis RapidResponse® platform to improve delivery and customer satisfaction and support future growth

Viant Completes Major Expansion of Orthopedic Implant Manufacturing Facility in Chaumont, France

$8 million investment, including new building & FDA-approved vacuum plasma spray (VPS) equipment, enhances in-house coating and single-source orthopedic implant capabilities

Viant Completes Major Expansion of Costa Rica Manufacturing Facility

New & enhanced capabilities will boost speed to market for high quality, complex medical devices

Site Tour: Wheeling, Illinois

Virtual tour of our complex machining and tube fabrication site, including a Center of Excellence for Arthroscopy/ENT shavers & burrs, in Wheeling, Illinois

Site Tour: Suzhou, China

Virtual tour of our thermoplastic injection molding & assembly facility in Suzhou, China

Site Tour: Heredia, Costa Rica

Virtual tour of our thermoplastic and elastomeric molding & complex assembly facility in Heredia, Costa Rica

Design & Development Capabilities

Our people, partnerships, and proven processes have reduced time to market by up to 60% and have achieved cost reductions of up to 85%.

Top 3 Benefits of Working with an Integrated Tubing Supplier

The tube is the foundation of many medical devices. Is your tubing supplier taking a holistic approach that will help you avoid costly missteps?

Viant is ‘in it for life’ with medtech: here’s how

Hear from Viant’s CEO Alton Shader how ‘we’re in it for life’

Site Tour: D&D West

Virtual tour of our Design & Development Center – West in Fremont, CA

Site Tour: Aura, Germany

Virtual tour of our vertically integrated precision metal tubing facility in Aura, Germany

Site Tour: Ft Wayne, Indiana

Virtual tour of our orthopedic implant and instrument facility in Ft Wayne, Indiana

Site Tour: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Virtual tour of our finished goods assembly & packaging facility in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Site Tour: Tijuana, Mexico

Virtual tour of our molding & assembly facility in Tijuana, Mexico

What’s next for nitinol tubing?

A novel technique for mechanically joining nitinol to other metal tubing could reduce cost and mitigate risk.

Metal Processing Capabilities

Viant offers a broad range of metal processing capabilities, including specialized processes such as complex machining and precision tube drawing and fabrication.

Polymer Capabilities

Viant offers a wide range of thermoplastic and elastomer molding capabilities, including specialized processes such as blow molding and thermoforming.

Capillary Tubing

30 times per second, a Viant capillary tube delivers life-enhancing medication to patients around the world. We’re in it for life.

From Nitinol to Nanotubes: A Materials Science Roundtable

While new materials are being made available, orthopedic device makers still lean on the well-established options for most new development.