Examples of facilities which accommodate this infrastructure are:
Atlantic Technology Centre
The ATC in Charlottetown is the result of a government and private industry plan to enhance the region’s IT industry. Officially opened in 2001, the ATC is home to some of the most successful and promising IT and new media companies. The five-story, 130,000 square foot technologically-advanced facility is an ideal setting for growing IT and media companies to expand, foster new partnerships, and thrive in an atmosphere that promotes and sustains business success. In addition to prime corporate office space, the ATC offers services such as multimedia training labs, digital audio and picture editing suites, conference suite with webcasting, presentation rooms, private tenant lounge and an internet café.
Established in 1987 as the PEI Food Technology Centre, BIO|FOOD|TECH is a confidential, contract research, processing and analytical services company located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. We provide many specialized services to companies and entrepreneurs in both the food and bioprocessing sectors. Our professional team is made up of food and bioprocessing scientists, microbiologists, technologists and support staff. BIO|FOOD|TECH has strategically developed its infrastructure and has attained recognition as a quality technology provider to local, regional, national and international clients in the food processing industry and for bioresource upgrading. The 20,000 square foot facility is located within a scientific community that includes the University of Prince Edward Island, NRC Institute of Nutrisciences and Health, Canadian Food Inspection Agency Laboratory (Centre for Animal and Plant Health), and Agriculture and AgriFood Canada Crops and Livestock Research Station. BIO|FOOD|TECH is certified by Pro-Cert Organic Systems for development of organic products and is a founding member of the FOODTECH Canada network. FOODTECH Canada is a network of Canada’s leading food technology centres, offering the food and bio-product industry access to state-of-the-art equipment, facilities and expertise to commercialize innovative products and technologies. BIO|FOOD|TECH has a Memorandum of Understanding with Holland College/Canada’s Smartest Kitchen to work in collaboration on food product and process development activities for the benefit of the Prince Edward Island economy.
The Holman Centre is a well-established landmark in the heart of historic Summerside. This impressive structure has been renovated to provide state-of-the-art facility for knowledge-based businesses. If you are looking for a place to launch or expand your technology/communications company, we encourage you to look into The Holman Centre – the best location on the east coast for so many reasons! Excellent telecommunications network, all your national and international transportation needs met, well-trained workforce availability, and local government financial incentives make your decision to be a part of the Holman group of businesses an easy one.
The PEI BioCommons Research Park is a $30 million facility that will provide essential commercialization support to the maturing bioscience sector, with technology and infrastructure to accelerate products through the development cycle and into the marketplace. Located on the beautiful East Coast of Canada in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 65-acres of strategic infrastructure is situated in an ideal location to work with industry and access other supporting bio-infrastructure. This innovative center of excellence is the next step in the growth of the PEI Bioscience Cluster as more and more companies are recognizing that PEI is the best place for their growth and future prosperity. There’s really never been a better time to be a fish in this small, dynamic pond.