Despite development slowdown, the state’s life science industry keeps on building

Publication: The Boston Globe
By: Tim Logan

Labs, manufacturing plants, and offices remain in high demand, and not just in Boston and Cambridge.

The years-long building boom that has reshaped much of Greater Boston has taken a bit of a pause during the pandemic, except for one sector: life sciences.

The business of financing, building, and filling lab space, drug manufacturing facilities ― and even apartment buildings to house people who work in the industry ― has barely skipped a beat in recent months. Unlike office projects … read more