Cutting-Edge Coating Technology
Merit Venlo specializes in manufacturing coated wires that are then made into guide wires at Merit Galway. Using reel-to-reel coating technology, coated wires produced at Merit Venlo have advantages over wires manufactured via traditional spray coating.


Capacity for Growth
The coated wires and diagnostic guide wires manufactured at Merit Venlo and Galway, respectively, account for approximately 15%–20% of the world’s need—a market that’s continuously growing.


Process Development
Unlike other Merit facilities that focus on product development, Merit Venlo concentrates on process development. This leaves room for ongoing innovation and investment in its field.


Unique Work Environment
Because Merit Venlo is a small facility, it creates a unique professional camaraderie. Employees have labeled the facility’s environment as “innovative” and an “open culture,” one where thinking outside the box and exchanging ideas is encouraged.

History and Culture

History and Culture
Venlo is home to historic structures built hundreds of years ago, showcasing a range of breathtaking architectural styles. For those who want a contemporary view of the city, Venlo offers various shops, cafés, and restaurants.


Giving Back
In addition to being part of an industry that touches countless lives, Merit Venlo participates in community initiatives, such as sponsoring puzzle books for children in local hospitals and transportation for people with disabilities in Venlo.