Propelus protoype center

PROPELUS™ Prototype Center

Our PROPELUS™ medical device prototype center turns your ideas into next-generation medical innovations at speed. Learn more how we can help you accelerate your time to market.

Listening to our customers

You have told us:
  • Lengthy product development cycles keep you up at night.
  • You want access to multiple iterations of your prototype product with expedited lead times.
  • You want to experiment fast and win big on your next generation medical device.
  • You come to TE for engineering expertise and quality.


We are ready to propel your success!

Learn about our rapid medical prototyping center

Learn about our rapid medical prototyping center

Our PROPELUS™ Prototype Center is located in Galway, Ireland, recognized internationally as one of the world’s most innovative, integrated and globalized MedTech hubs. Our goal is simple: we want to provide our customers with high quality prototypes as quickly as possible.

When our engineers are not busy on your projects, they are innovating for the future, staying close to new therapies and trialling new technologies so we stay ahead of the curve, today and tomorrow. Among others, the medical device solutions we can deliver in the center are:

Interventional Devices

Minimally invasive access & delivery systems

Sample Product Types

  • Steerable sheaths
  • Braided microcatheters
  • Delivery catheters
  • Balloon catheters
  • Stent delivery systems


Therapy Applications

  • Vascular therapies – cardiology, peripheral vascular & neurovascular
  • Structural heart valve delivery systems

Interconnect Devices

Advanced electronic assemblies

Sample Product Types

  • Ablation catheters
  • Single use endoscopes
  • Imaging catheters – ICE, OCT, IVUS
  • Cables & connectors


Therapy Applications

  • Electrophysiology mapping & ablation
  • Visualization catheters
  • Ultrasound fine wire assemblies
  • Rigid, flexible & single use endoscopes
  • Energy based electrosurgical instruments

Metal assemblies & components

Metal shafts, wires, hypotubes &machined metal components

Sample Product Types

  • Hypotube catheter assemblies & metal tubing
  • Advanced laser profiled metal shafts
  • Guidewire assemblies
  • Advanced specialty needles – transeptal, endoscopic


Therapy Applications

  • Vascular therapies – cardiology, peripheral vascular & neurovascular
  • Vascular therapies - guidewires
  • IVD & fluid handling systems
  • Surgical robotic instrumentation