Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. 
Advanced level

Tewksbury Center of Excellence - an advanced lean facility

Tuesday, Oct. 10 Location Code
11:30am-3:40pm Hynes Center, Level 3, Room 313 TT/15
Wednesday, Oct. 11 Location Code
11:30am-3:45pm Hynes Center, Level 3, Room 313 WT/15

The Portable Analytical Instruments business and location are unique in that all of the requisite functions necessary to operate a business are under one roof. HR, IT, finance, sales, marketing, product management, engineering and operations all are housed at the Tewksbury Center of Excellence. On this tour, you will be given additional insight into the business and its product. An extensive tour will be given of operations and how lean principles are applied toward continuous improvement of the business and, most importantly, the customer experience.


Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and more than 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Its mission is to enable its customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. The company helps its customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Through its premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – Thermo Fisher offers an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • No recording devices
  • No cell phones
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Safety glasses