Merit Houston is located in Pearland, TX, which is about 20 miles south of Houston, making it a convenient site for this facility. With outstanding manufacturing capabilities, Merit Houston is recognized as one of Merit Medical’s Centers of Excellence. Given its prime location situated between downtown Houston and the seashore, visitors can enjoy downtown Houston attractions as well as trips to the bay, home of historic sites (such as Battleship Texas), boardwalks, harbor cruises, kayaking, sunbathing on the beach, world class golf, and luxury spas. An afternoon getaway to Galveston Island is just an hour away.
Built in 2014, this state-of-the-art facility consists of a diverse workforce of 300 employees who are experts in delivering cutting-edge medical device technology from start to finish.
Proximity to Houston
The facility’s close proximity to major universities in Houston and the Texas Medical Center—the largest medical complex worldwide—gives it an edge when attracting local engineering talent and understanding customer needs, respectively.
Center of Excellence
A center of excellence must demonstrate expertise and deliver value. Merit Houston does this by specializing in polymer extrusions and catheter manufacturing and continuously developing best practices to meet company-wide standards and achieve facility objectives.
Merit Houston operates via end-to-end processing. From resin compounding through “finished medical device,” the facility manufactures an average of 20,000 catheters per week.
The Pearland Outdoors
Nature lovers can enjoy biking along Shadow Creek Ranch nature trails or birdwatching at the John Hargrove Environmental Complex & Wetlands. Just outside Pearland is the 288 Lake, a great place to swim, kayak, or paddle board.
Technology at Its Finest
With rapid prototype capabilities allowing for quick-turn developments for all R&D programs, Merit Houston manufactures some of the world’s most innovative medical device technologies.
Investing In Employees
Merit Houston provides opportunities for external as well as in-house training, offering employees the opportunity to hone their professional skills.