Maine Molecular Quality Controls Inc.

Maine Molecular Quality Controls, Inc. (MMQCI) was founded in 2000 as a small two-person company. Over the years, they have gained expertise in quality assurance of laboratory medicine and have become a well-respected global company. Their portfolio includes molecular controls for inherited disease testing, infectious disease detection, and oncology. MMQCI has seen steady growth in…

Abbott Laboratories COVID Test-Kit Manufacturing Facility

In March 2020, as COVID-19 grew into a pandemic, Abbott Laboratories called on SMRT to partner to expand its IDNow Line. The SMRT design team was on-site at the Abbott Scarborough campus, working with Ewing Cole to design additional facilities with specialized controlled environments, labs, and research and development space. SMRT worked alongside Landry/French Construction,…

Allagash Scarborough Tasting Room & Brewhouse

Steeped in the brewing legacy of Belgium, the impetus behind Allagash Brewing’s new tasting room design celebrates the rich brewing heritage as well as the brewer behind it all. At the center of the new space will be an experimental brewing area, featuring historical equipment acquired from a Belgium brewer. This area will extend from…

Women's Care Florida

Women’s Care Florida (WCF) wanted to increase collaboration between the workplace and laboratory environments while moving towards automation in its 17,000-square-foot renovation of this equipment-intensive facility. By migrating from a labor-intensive manual loading testing protocol to a fully-automated line with multiple chemistry stations, WCF wanted to achieve higher throughput while reducing manual movement and improving…