Suffolk Construction to build bioprocessing center for UMass Dartmouth
Suffolk Construction has been has been awarded a $21.5 million contract to manage construction of a new bioprocessing facility for the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Located on a four-acre site, the 38,000 square-foot facility will be an incubator space for small life science companies in Fall River’s SouthCoast Biopark. Plans call for the facility to feature a variety of laboratories including one that can be used for cell culture production. Elkus Manfredi Architects of Boston is also working on the project.