Press Releases

LexaGene’s Pre-Alpha Prototype for Pathogen Detection De-Risked and Unveiling Scheduled

Vancouver, British Columbia — LexaGene Holdings Inc. (OTCQB:LXXGF) (TSX-V:LXG) (the “Company”), a biotechnology company that develops instrumentation for pathogen detection, today announced that the technology for its automated pathogen detection instrument has been successfully de-risked through a series of tests that looked at each of the instrument’s critical functions. These tests were conducted by Boston…

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LiveWorx’s Robotics Panel Features Boston Engineering CTO Mark Smithers

Boston Engineering CTO Mark Smithers will discuss robotics trends and Massachusetts’ role in this burgeoning industry at PTC LiveWorx. The panel will explore the Massachusetts robotics ecosystem and highlight the variables of running a business in the Commonwealth. The “Growing the Massachusetts Robotics Landscape” panel includes: Mark Smithers, CTO, Boston Engineering Katie Stebbins, assistant secretary…

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Boston Engineering Appoints Jose Vazquez as Defense & Security Director

Waltham, Mass. – Boston Engineering today announced the appointment of Jose Vazquez to direct the company’s Defense & Security practice. Mr. Vazquez previously held director-level positions at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR), where his responsibilities included developing programs and products for first responders and military personnel. “Jose…

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National Small Business Association (NSBA) Appoints Boston Engineering President Bob Treiber to its Board

Waltham, Mass. — The National Small Business Association (NSBA) has appointed Boston Engineering President Bob Treiber as its vice chairman of communications. As a NSBA leadership team member, Bob expands his role supporting America’s emerging businesses through advocacy and his entrepreneurial experience. Bob Treiber will continue his active involvement in the NSBA’s Small Business Technology…

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Boston Engineering Sponsors SBANE’s Navy SBIR Workshop

Boston Engineering sponsored SBANE’s NAVSEA and NAVAIR SBIR/STTR Workshop and participated in the event’s “SBIR Fireside Chat.” Navy SBIR representatives outlined upcoming SBIR/STTR contracts and met with small business leaders during one-on-one sessions at the December 6, 2016 event. SBANE’s SBIR Fireside Chat: Boston Engineering President Bob Treiber (left), Beacon Interactive Systems Chief Executive Officer…

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Seaport Economic Council Announces Grant to Advance BIOSwimmer

New Approaches for UUV Autonomy Dr. Ramprasad Balasubramanian is the principal investigator on a $612,250 grant-funded project to implement autonomy in unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs). Balasubramanian will lead a team that will explore new approaches to providing autonomy for the BIOSwimmerTM—a tuna-shaped UUV developed for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology Directorate…

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Boston Engineering Applies Robotics to NAVSEA Biofouling Contract

Waltham, Mass. — October 24, 2016 — Boston Engineering today announced a new Robotics contract to improve the U.S. Navy’s ability to prevent marine organisms from damaging the exterior of maritime vessels while they are docked. Boston Engineering’s contract focuses on deploying a system to prevent and to remove marine biological fouling on the hulls…

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Guy Fichera Outlines Model-Based Design Best Practices at MCMA Technical Conference

Who: Guy Fichera, director of Boston Engineering’s industrial & commercial practice, will present “Three Ways to Capitalize on Model-based Design Tools” at MCMA TechCon. Date and Time: October 13, 2016 between 10:15 – 11:00 am Location: Astor Crowne Plaza French Quarter, New Orleans Presentation Overview: “Three Ways to Capitalize on Model-based Design Tools” Advancements in…

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John DePiano Outlines Industrial Design Trends at Develop3D 2016

Who: John DePiano, director of Product Development at Boston Engineering, presents “The Future of Form and Function – From Robotics to Products” at Develop3D Live Boston 2016. Date and Time: Monday, September 26, 2016 at 3:45 p.m. Location: District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston Mass. Presentation Overview: “The Future of Form and Function – From…

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Governor Charlie Baker Gets a BIOSwimmer™ Briefing

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and U.S. Representative Bill Keating visited the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in July for a blue economy briefing and technology showcase. Pictured below: Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker receives an overview of Boston Engineering’s BIOSwimmer UUV at WHOI. The BIOSwimmer is a biologically-inspired UUV with broad commercial and homeland security applications…

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