KLS Martin Manufacturing to create new jobs in FloridaStaff Writer | July 20, 2016
The KLS Martin Group, an innovative surgical technology company, is establishing its first U.S. manufacturing operations in Jacksonville, Fl.
New jobs KLS will invest $5 million in the local community
KLS Martin Manufacturing will bring high-tech, high-skilled manufacturing and engineering jobs to Jacksonville.
The focus of the new operations will be on precision 3D printing and milling of products for reconstructive surgery.
The KLS Martin Group established KLS Martin LP, in 1993, as a sales company that is headquartered in Jacksonville and serves as the North American arm of the company’s global network. Headquartered in Germany, KLS Martin works closely with medical specialists to continuously optimize medical technology solutions and currently employs more than 1,000 people worldwide.
Tom Johnston, of KLS Martin Manufacturing, said, “The KLS Martin Group is excited to establish its first surgical implant manufacturing company outside of Germany here in Jacksonville.
This new company will allow the KLS Martin Group to provide innovative products through cutting edge 3D printing technology that will improve patient care and surgical outcomes.” ■