Blockwise Engineering LLC is an Arizona company, formed in the year 2000. Blockwise equipment is profitably making medical devices at over 400 companies worldwide. Our customers include all of the world’s large balloon catheter, stent, and heart valve manufacturers, many medium-sized and small manufacturers, and also many universities and regulatory agencies. Our lean and fast 40-person team is located at our factory in Tempe, Arizona. It includes ten degreed engineers, and many specialists in toolmaking, electro-mechanical assembly, software development, production planning, purchasing, and finance/accounting. We have a very complete in-house metalworking and toolmaking shop with CNC mills and lathes, wire EDM machines, and grinding machines. We have strategic relationships with specialized machining and fabrication suppliers, mostly in the Phoenix area.
We employ trained sales and support partners all over the world. We have a dedicated technical representative based at our partner Alpha-Zukunft GMBH in Freiburg, Germany and also at our partner Bewise Enterprise Development (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in China. At both Freiburg and Shanghai we maintain stocks of spare parts and showrooms where customers can try machines. We also have technical support and showrooms in Ireland, Japan, and Korea.