12/21/2009 - Thermo Fisher To Add Jobs
by Heather Judge
Office of Governor Bev Perdue announced: Thermo Fisher Scientific, a world leader in laboratory equipment and services, will expand its operations in Buncombe County. The company will create 104 jobs and invest nearly $5 million during the next three years at its site in Asheville. The announcement was made possible in part by a $208,000 grant from the One North Carolina Fund.
Thermo Fisher Scientific is a leading global provider of analytical instruments, equipment, reagents and consumables, software and services for research, analysis, discovery and diagnostics. Thermo Fishers Asheville site, which manufactures cold storage equipment, centrifuges and ovens for medical and research laboratories, is expanding to accommodate new product lines.
For more information about Thermo Fisher or job opportunities with the company, go to http://www.thermofisher.com/.