There are 27 life science and medical device companies active in Marlborough, and about 30 percent of the city’s commercial real estate activity last year came from the life-science sector. Upcoming additions include:
Quest Diagnostics: October 2012
New Jersey-based medical testing service provider announces that it will open a new laboratory in a 200,000-square-foot space on Forest Street, bringing 950 employees to the city.
Boston Scientific: November 2012
Medical device giant announces that it will move its headquarters and 800 employees to the city over the course of two years, adding to its 500,000-square-foot campus off Route 85.
Boston Biomedical Associates: October 2013
Announces plans to move its headquarters and about 50 employees from Westborough to a 17,000-square-foot space on Crowley Drive.SOURCES: Company officials, Boston Globe reports