Quality Needles Pvt. Ltd. (QN) was incorporated in 1983 and commenced production about 2 years later. Starting from a small factory shed of about 100 sq.m. area, it has grown steadily over the years and now stands on a total land area of around 3,200 sq.m. with a covered area housing the offices and manufacturing facilities of around 2,500 sq.m.
The Company has specialized in the manufacture of surgical suture needles and is thus a ?single product? company in a way. However, its production range covers a very wide range of products and some 2,000 different types and sizes of needles for a large number of diverse customers located all over the world are produced every year. Typically, the Company manufacturers approx. 40 million needles per year.
Quality Needles Pvt. Ltd. is certified as a ISO 13485/ISO 9001 from DNV Norway and manufactures needles to whatever specifications the customer may specify, including Eyed Needles to IS ? 9165:1992 of the Bureau of Indian Standards, needles conforming to the German (draft) standard DIN:13170 and U.S. Federal Specification GGN 211b.
Atraumatic needles are manufactured both of drilled-end and channel type, and are made from stainless steel to AISI 420 / Werkstoffnummer 1.4031 and maraging grade steel to AISI 455 and AISI 470.