Middlesex 3 is an ideal location in Massachusetts to live and work. Centered geographically within 15 miles of both Boston and Nashua, NH, the area’s location and infrastructure have enabled Middlesex 3 to attract high-quality and diverse businesses to the area. The area has abundant and relatively low-cost real estate and a business-friendly climate. Our communities work closely with the business community to provide resources and streamline the permitting process.
Employees work in hundreds of companies and diverse industries throughout Middlesex 3. These industries include:
- Biotech, Medical Devices & Life Sciences
- Defense & Homeland Security
- Health Services
- Environmental Technology & Clean Energy
- Financial and Insurance
- Engineering & Consulting Services
- Information Technology
- Medical Devices
- Advanced Materials
- Educational Institutions
A Hotspot for Robotics
Middlesex 3 communities have become a hotspot for the emerging Robotics technology industry. UMass Lowell recently opened the NERVE Center to improve the development of robotic systems by both academic researchers and corporations by facilitating evaluation throughout the design cycle. Click Here for a map of Robotics companies in Middlesex 3 communities and surrounding municipalities (October 2013).
Life Sciences Beyond Cambridge
The Middlesex 3 Corridor has attracted a growing number of Biotechnology and Life Science companies in recent years. Click here to see a map of Life Sciences companies that call Middlesex 3 their home (November 2012).
Major Industries and Associated Businesses Include:
Biotechnology & Life Sciences
- Kurzweil Educational Systems, Inc.
- Curriculum Associates
Defense & Homeland Security
Environmental & Clean Energy
Financial, Insurance, Engineering Consulting Services
- Aspect Software
- Aspen Technologies
- F5 Networks
- Little & Co.
- Kronos Inc.
- Nuance Communications
- Oracle Corp.
- Progress Software
- Sun Microsystems
- RSA Security, Inc.
- Inteq Corporation Aware, Inc.
- Viisage Technology, Inc.
- Bull HN Information Systems
- Cognos|Cognos, Inc.
- Rockwell Automation, Inc.
- Corporate Technologies
- Hologic Inc.
- InfraReDx Inc.
- LeMaitre Vascular Inc.
- Palomar Medical Technology
- Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- Zoll Medical Corp
- Insulet Corporation
- Beckton Dickinson and Company
- Nova BioMedical
Colleges and Universities
- Bay Path College – Burlington, MA
- Boston University Corporate Education Center – Chelmsford, MA
- Middlesex Community College – Bedford and Lowell, MA
- Northeastern University Suburban Campus – Burlington, MA
- University of Massachusetts, Lowell – Lowell, MA
- University of Phoenix-Burlington Learning Center – Burlington, MA