Category Archives: Healthcare & Biotech

Acme Monaco expanding in Presque Isle.

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Medical product maker Acme Monaco is expanding its operations in Presque Isle. The expansion will allow the company — which is moving into a 16,000-square-foot, city-owned building — to create 23 jobs. Acme Monaco will ren ...

Maine Molecular Quality Controls expanding in Saco.

SACO, Maine — Biotech firm Maine Molecular Quality Controls is expanding its operations in Saco. Maine Molecular has formed a holding company, purchased land, and is at work constructing a new building. It will allow the company to double its current ...

Orono’s Cerahelix earns global Google recognition.

ORONO, Maine — Cerahelix, an Orono-based startup focusing on water filtration, has been named as a finalist in Solve for X, Google’s world-changing idea competition. The company earned the honor based on its ceramic filtration device that uses n ...

Biovation kicks up boot-drying innovation in Boothbay.

BOOTHBAY, Maine — New boot drying technology, developed by Boothbay-based Biovation, is headed into full production. The company’s DryRight insert, a biodegradable, bioplastic tactical boot drying product, will be manufactured and fully commercia ...