New Facility Includes Laboratory, Order Fulfillment and Warehousing
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the opening of a new
$14.7 million, 53,000 square-foot Technology Center in Folsom,
California. The new building, which is adjacent to Agilent's existing
facility at 91 Blue Ravine Road, will house approximately 60 additional
“I am extremely pleased to see the completion of this additional space”
The new facility includes a state-of-the-art customer applications
laboratory and collaboration space, as well as facilities for providing
the company’s groundbreaking scientific consumables and supplies.
Agilent Technologies solutions are used by laboratories worldwide,
involved in many areas from cancer research to testing the quality and
safety of food, water and pharmaceuticals.
"I am extremely pleased to see the completion of this additional space,”
said Henrik Ancher-Jensen, Agilent president of Order Fulfillment and
Supply Chain. “This new facility expands Agilent’s capabilities for
chromatography consumables and hardware, which are used in laboratories
around the world and for critical health, safety and product quality
In particular, the new Folsom facility will support Agilent’s
revolutionary new Intuvo 9000 GC system and consumables products. With
the introduction of the Intuvo 9000 GC, Agilent has transformed gas
chromatography – improving ease of use, lowering cost of ownership and
boosting lab productivity without compromising performance.
“We have always looked to Agilent for innovations that will allow those
of us in the analytical laboratory to become more productive, to become
more efficient and to provide higher quality data,” said Johnny
Mitchell, president of ESC Lab Sciences Corporation and Intuvo 9000 GC
system customer. ESC Lab Sciences Corporation, based in Mt. Juliet,
Tennessee is the largest, independent, privately held environmental
laboratory in the United States, providing analytical testing for soil,
water and air across a wide variety of programs.
About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A), a global leader in life sciences,
diagnostics and applied chemical markets, is the premier laboratory
partner for a better world. Agilent works with customers in more than
100 countries, providing instruments, software, services and consumables
for the entire laboratory workflow. Agilent generated revenue of $4.20
billion in fiscal 2016. The company employs about 12,500 people
worldwide. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.