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Lonza Biologics Inc. 

101 International Drive

Portsmouth  New Hampshire  03801  U.S.A.
Phone: 603-334-6100 Fax: 603-334-6262


Who we are
Lonza Biologics Inc. in Hopkinton, Massachusetts and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, are part of the Lonza Group headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, a leading participant in the global biotechnology industry since 1980.

Where we are
Hopkinton is a historic town of approximately 15,000 people, located west of Boston. Hopkinton gains widespread media attention each year in April when the internationally famous Boston Marathon is run as the town is at the starting line of this 26-mile run to Boston. With easy access to New England’s many attractions such as Boston city life, Cape Cod, New Hampshire lakes and the beaches of Rhode Island, Hopkinton is a location offering something for everyone. Portsmouth, New Hampshire is located on the seacoast of New Hampshire with easy access to Boston, the White Mountains, Lakes and Maine.

What we do
In our New England Operations, our regulatory-approved sites provide process development, analytical and cGMP manufacturing services for the production of active biopharmaceutical ingredients for clinical trials as well as commercial products. With both Microbial and Mammalian manufacturing capability in New England, we provide a full range of manufacturing capacity from small clinical scale up through 20,000 liter scale for commercial supply. Lonza New England is home to over 1100 of Lonza Group’s 11,000 employees worldwide.

With global operations, Lonza is the world’s leading contract manufacturer of monoclonal antibodies and recombinant proteins and vaccine targets. We undertake highly specialized development and manufacturing services for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries based on more than 20 years of experience in mammalian cell culture and proprietary technology for large-scale manufacture of innovative biopharmaceutical products.

We have contracts with many of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, and have customers ranging from international pharmaceutical companies and large biotechnology companies to emerging biotechnology companies.

Lonza is able to provide a complete development package, taking a product from vector construction and cell line development through to full-scale manufacture, including a full range of analytical services and regulatory support for clinical trials and in market supply.

Why work at Lonza?
We are proud to say that our people matter and are the cornerstone to our success. They come from many different countries and cultures and speak many languages. We value our diversity as a source of strength, seeking a business environment that fosters personal and professional growth and leadership values that take a holistic interpretation of human nature.

Our culture is centered on trust in each other and our people’s entrepreneurship. We appreciate a job well done and celebrate our successes. We reward our people with competitive salary and benefits packages together with far-reaching training and development programs. We believe that challenged and rewarded people work more productively, helping us meet our customers’ needs better and ensuring our products reaches more of the people who need them.

Our work revolves around emerging technologies that are groundbreaking, exciting and have a positive impact on humankind. Our environment is fast-paced, open to change, and dependent on individuals who are not afraid to get involved. We know that if our customers are successful, patients’ lives will be improved.

What is it like to work at Lonza’s New England facilities?
Lonza’s New England operations comprising the Hopkinton and Portsmouth sites are experiencing aggressive growth, both in our physical plant and in the size of our staff. Our environment is rapidly changing with a constant emphasis on finding innovative and better ways of providing our customers with products and services that are of exceptional quality, delivered on time, and exceed their expectations. We understand that every position in our company is critical in achieving this mission. We know that working together as a team requires mutual respect and accountability to each other.

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Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: Lonza Biologics Inc.
Symbol: LONN.VX

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