Waters Corporation to Invest $215 Million in Precision Chemistry Manufacturing in Massachusetts
April 03, 2018 / Business Wire
Following recent approval by its Board of Directors, Waters Corporation announced plans to significantly expand its precision chemistry operation in Taunton, Mass. The company anticipates investing approximately $215 million to build and equip a new state-of-the-art facility that will support rising global customer demand, as well as ongoing innovation in chemistry technology.
The company's Taunton, Massachusetts site is responsible for the bulk synthesis of chromatographic media which is critical to sample analysis for the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, materials, food, clinical and biomedical research applications.
"Our portfolio of innovative precision chemistry products is critical to scientific advancements in the life, materials and food sciences," said Christopher J. O'Connell, Waters Corporation Chairman, and CEO. The expansion of our Taunton facility will ensure Waters customers continue to benefit from the most innovative chromatography par...