Best of New England / State of Rhode Island

315 Iron Horse Way
02908 Providence, RI

Phone: +1 401 278-9139


Company Profile

About us
The New England region is host to one of the largest clusters of life sciences companies in the world. The Best of New England booth includes the following companies from Rhode Island:

American Kuhne
American Kuhne is a leading supplier of plastic and silicone extrusion machinery with installations world-wide. We supply complete turn-key tubing systems with sophisticated touch screen controls including comprehensive customer training, guaranteed product throughput, dimensions, and tolerances. Our extruders are specifically designed for medical applications and range from 13 mm to 90 mm and larger for all resins including high temperature machines for PEEK and ULTEM, corrosion resistant machines for fluoropolymers, and strip-fed silicone machines. We also specialize in custom designed feed screws for all machine brands to produce tight tolerance single and multi-lumen tubing.

Steve Maxson
National Sales Manager
American Kuhne, Inc.
401 Main Street
Ashaway, RI 02804
Phone: 828-304-8222
Cell 828-238-3405

Concordia Medical
Concordia Medical is an innovative contract development and manufacturing partner for bioresorbable fiber and fabric based medical implants and scaffolds for regenerative medicine. Concordia Medical has expertise in non-woven felts (BIOFELT® brand), knit meshes, braided implants, twisted and textured fibers, as well as extensive capabilities for vacuum drying, packaging, and handling of bioresorbable polymers. Concordia Medical is ISO13485:2003 certified for medical design and manufacturing and recently opened a new facility with ISO7 and ISO8 clean rooms. For more information, please visit

Art Burghouwt
Exec. Vice President
Concordia Medical
60 Commerce Drive
Warwick, RI 02886
Tel: (401) 828-1100 x404
Cell: (401) 474-6379
Fax: (401) 921-4313

Guill Tool & Engineering Company Inc.
With more than 45 years of experience, Guill is recognized as the leading designer and manufacturer of extrusion tooling for numerous applications including medical tube, multi-lumen tube, multi-layer co-extruded products, profile products and fiber optics. Also included is extrusion tooling for industrial pipe & hose, blow molded products, blown film products, wood composites, automotive tube, pelletized products, rubber & silicone products, wire & cable, food and packaging.

Since 1995, Guill has carried ISO 9001 Standard certification and recently has been re-certified based on the new ISO 9001-2000 Standard. The ISO 9001-2000 Standard guides our work processes at every level. The company is dedicated to a never-ending process of Quality improvement.

Utilizing the latest 3D CAD/MCAD connected with FEA and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) systems, Guill engineers have developed the FlexiSpiral™ deflector and tip, the patented FeatherTouch™ die adjusting system for 100% concentricity control, the SealRight™ feature and the QuickChange Manifold for rapid change of color and/or materials. Guill offers inline heads and crossheads, NoLeak water cooled heads, both Industry Standard and custom tips & dies, spiderless inline tips & dies, cartridge heater systems, flanges, breaker plates, swing gates, forming rolls, sizing dies and special equipment.

Guill has organized the extrusion tools offered into a number of product categories. Each category addresses a specific manufacturing process required by a wide range of industries throughout the world. With Guill’s flexible product design, any extruder configuration may be quickly and easily adapted. In addition, easy and fast cleaning are important benefits of Guill extrusion tools with specific instructions provided with each tool. Please visit the Guill web site at

Steve Blanche
Guill Tool & Engineering Co., Inc.
10 Pike St.
West Warwick, RI 02893
Phone (401)828-7600
fax (401)823-5310

OST Medical, Incorporated
OST Medical, Incorporated is the manufacturer of the Sentinel™ Enteral Feeding Pump and a supplier of high quality disposable medical products in the USA. We provide reliable, competitively priced enteral hardware products globally to handle and administer patient nutrition.

OST Medical markets its products worldwide to distributors and dealers that service Long Term Care/ Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Care patients, and Hospitals. Our organization is composed of individuals with years of medical industry experience. OST Medical has a strong commitment to our customers and we are confident in our ability to meet customer expectations in quality, price and delivery.

OST Medical is FDA registered and ISO 13485 Certified. The Sentinel™ Enteral Feeding Pump is currently sold in the US and CE-marked in a number of different private-labeled versions into EU countries.

Peter Sacchetti
OST Medical, Inc.
11 Knight St. #F-23
Warwick, RI 02886 USA
T 401 737 3774
F 401 737 4519
ISO 13485 certified

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