GLENDALE HEIGHTS, Illinois, September 12, 2008- IMRIS, a leading edge surgical imaging supplier in Winnipeg, Canada, will be installing its IMRISneuro at Central DuPage Hospital in the Chicago area in early 2009. The IMRISneuro is a fully integrated imaging suite that enables both intra-operative and diagnostic services with the same MRI. Central DuPage Hospital will be one of only 18 hospitals in the world to have this revolutionary imaging technology.
ETS-Lindgren has partnered with IMRIS to provide its shielding expertise for this project. ETS-Lindgren will provide two of its industry-leading Auto-Seal™ II RF shielded doors -one will have an automatic opener/closer. ETS-Lindgren will also provide its double AS-II door with an automatic opener/closer and one 8’ x 9’ double sliding magnet bay door. The suite will also include three surgical boom supports in the ceiling and a monolithic floor to ensure a sterile environment for surgeries. ETS-Lindgren will acoustically enhance the RF shielding to improve patient comfort in the operating room procedures. For more information on any of these products or services, visit www.ets-lindgren.com/MedicalShielding.
ETS-Lindgren is an international manufacturer of MRI shielding systems and offers worldwide service and support. With extensive capabilities in MRI shielding, ETS-Lindgren can assist with project engineering, installation, and testing. Using reliable construction methods such as copper shielding, integrated RF/magnetic shielding and silicon-based construction, ETS-Lindgren MRI shielding systems ensure long-term image quality.
Headquartered in Cedar Park, Texas, ETS-Lindgren has manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of ESCO Technologies, a leading supplier of engineered products for growing industrial and commercial markets. ESCO is a New York Stock Exchange listed company (symbol ESE) with headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. Additional information about ETS-Lindgren is available at www.ets-lindgren.com. Additional information about ESCO and its subsidiaries is available at www.escotechnologies.com.