The Maine Technology Institute awarded funds to two TechPlace Members recently. Field Phyto-Nutrients LLC received $203,062, which was matched by $222,074. The funding will help the company confirm the feasibility of a planned commercial scale plant to grow micro algae that can be used to make an omega-3 fatty acid under the brand PhytoCortX Liquid…Details
Gorham Savings Bank Announces Finalists for $50,000 LaunchPad Grant A Big Impact on Small Business GORHAM, Maine, May 18, 2017 — Gorham Savings Bank, a leading Southern Maine financial services institution, has selected five early-stage Maine businesses as the finalists of its annual LaunchPad small business competition. From an applicant pool of over 130 businesses,…Details
Cyber Security Essentials When: Noon to 1:15 PM Thursday, March 30, 2017 Where: TechPlace at Brunswick Landing, 74 Orion Street, Brunswick, ME 04011 Douglas Skolnekovich from Compass Technology Managers will discuss Cyber Security for your business, including security strategies, business continuity, and disaster recovery planning. Please send any specific questions about the topic and sub topics…Details
We recently completed a project to expand office space on the second floor of TechPlace. We currently have three vacancies. One of the offices comes with furniture already in place. Prices for TechPlace offices range from $400 to $600 a month, including all utilities and access to shared administrative equipment and conference rooms. That’s a…Details
TechPlace’s 2017 Business Educational Series (Lunch and Learn) Schedule has been released. The first event takes place tomorrow, March 9th at noon.
For the rest of the schedule, please refer to the online calendar or download this one-page TechPlace business seminar schedule.
Brunswick Landing businesses Oxford Networks and STARC Systems collaborate on innovative IT modular suites Organizations that must meet stringent data security standards are increasingly seeking solutions to make their data and IT operations more secure, flexible, and private. Oxford Networks now offers such a solution, providing customized modular suites to customers of its Brunswick Data Center…Details
SaviLinx, InSphero Named Most Innovative Businesses of 2016 MRRA Honors pair of Brunswick Landing Companies at Annual Dinner The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA), the organization managing the transition of the former Naval Air Station Brunswick (NASB) from military to civilian use, recognized two Brunswick Landing companies for innovative business practices at the MRRA annual…Details
MRRA builds new maker and industrial space to meet demand We recently completed renovations on the Hangar 4 East industrial project, which adds nearly 20,000 SF of manufacturing space to TechPlace. Innovators now have access to five more industrial spaces in former Navy Building 250. The work spaces range from about 1,500 SF to nearly…Details
We hosted 30 students and faculty from Baxter Academy in Portland today at TechPlace as part of Maine Manufacturing Day. Students learned about lean manufacturing from Steve Westra of the Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership. They took a short tour of TechPlace, which included a parts production demo by StudioV.
TechPlace business STARC Systems was recently featured in “Health Facilities Management” magazine. The article appeared in the August 2016 Field Report under the headline: “Containment barrier keeps patients safe during renovation”. The story focused how Central Maine Medical Center (CMMC) in Lewiston, Maine, recently undertook a major renovation in and around the facility’s emergency department.…Details