Automata Technologies Expands into North American Market with Lease Agreement at 70 Bridge Street, Newton, MA

Boston, MA., June 25, 2024 – Hunneman is pleased to announce a successfully brokered deal between our client, Automata Technologies and The Bulfinch Companies at 70 Bridge Street in Newton, MA.

Automata is a U.K. based company specializing in lab automation. The lease encompasses manufacturing/R&D space, and marks Automata's continued expansion in the North American market. This follows the opening of their new headquarters location in Kendall Square – further cementing their presence in the U.S.

Hunneman’s Science & Technology Team - consisting of Executive Vice Presidents Jim Boudrot and Steve James, Vice President Patrick Grady, and Director of Research & Strategy, Mark Fallon, partnered with Automata in their international expansion efforts, ensuring a seamless transition from their headquarters in London.

Executive Vice President, Jim Boudrot, expressed his enthusiasm, stating 70 Bridge Street is the perfect location for Automata to exponentially grow its cutting-edge lab workflow automation platform in the US.”

The Hunneman team has worked with numerous robotics, clean tech, and life science companies in the suburban and downtown markets. They are well-versed in understanding and identifying the specific needs of each client and developing customized solutions to accommodate them. Automata was operating on a tight schedule and needed to begin order fulfillment of their rapidly growing customer base in the United States. Hunneman was thrilled to execute their lease in under 3 months from first showing to lease execution.

The collaboration between Automata and Hunneman exemplifies the synergies and expertise driving successful real estate transactions in today's evolving environment. We are excited to see what this new chapter brings Automata as the company continues to foster a sense of growth and innovation within this new market and bring the world’s first fully automated lab bench to the Boston metro – the world’s leader in life science technology companies.



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Post by Hunneman
Jun 25, 2024