Welcome to The Reactory:

Dynamic, Scalable Biomanufacturing Less Than An Hour From Kendall Square.

Introducing The Reactory: A Unique Site Specifically Designed To Provide Local Access To Custom-Run And Flexible Biomanufacturing.

As a city with a thriving biotech culture, Worcester’s The Reactory is the ideal place for facilities that specialize in post-R&D scale-up and limited or custom production runs.

With its close proximity to Boston, The Reactory allows R&D teams to monitor and adjust processes in real time in a way that is not possible with more distant facilities. Learn More.

Biomanufacturing Conference To Be Held In Worcester April 8, 2021

More than 150 professionals from the life sciences industry will soon be gathering for The Reactory Summit 2020, a one-day biomanufacturing conference to be held at the Beechwood Hotel in Worcester on Thursday, April 8, 2021

Value Proposition

Thriving Ecosystem Of Biotechnology and Innovation

Accessibility & Infrastructure Of New England’s 2nd Largest City

A Diverse, Highly Skilled Workforce

Low Cost of Doing Business.
High Quality of Life.

MA Biomanufacturing Needs:


Are In Early Stages

Proximity to Manufacturing:


Of Innovative Clinical Programs Are Being Led By Small Companies Where Systems Are Still Evolving And Innovation Is Still Happening

Cost of Living and Doing Business:


Less In Worcester County Than Metro-Boston

Partnerships & Collaborations

Latest News

WuXi Biologics Hosts Virtual Ceremony on Zoom to Celebrate the Completion of Land Agreement and Start of Construction of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Facility at The Reactory in Worcester

June 16, 2020
A virtual ceremony on Zoom was held today to celebrate both the completion of the recent land agreement between WuXi Biologics (WuXi Bio) and the Worcester Business Development Corporation (WBDC), and the start of construction of the WuXi Bio MFG11 biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility at The Reactory in Worcester, Mass. The special ceremony was hosted by WuXi Bio as a way to thank the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the City of Worcester for their strong support, and to express its appreciation for the contributions of the many local stakeholders who helped facilitate the transaction.

WuXi Biologics To Build $60 Million Biologics Production Facility

New England Real Estate Journal – June 2020
Worcester, MA WuXi Biologics (WuXi Bio), and Worcester Business Development Corp. (WBDC) have signed a land deal for WuXi Biologics’ clinical and commercial manufacturing facility (MFG11) at The Reactory, a 46-acre master-planned biomanufacturing campus. WuXi Biologics, a global company with leading open-access biologics technology platforms, empowers biopharma organizations to discover, develop, and manufacture biologics from concept to commercial manufacturing. The $60 million, 107,000 s/f, two-story facility will be operational in 2022 and create 150 new jobs. Read More