Boston Scientific Corporation

LOCATION: Global Park, Heredia, Costa Rica

PROJECT: Planning and design of a 270,000 SF world-class medical device manufacturing center of excellence for the Endovations product line. The building’s plan included manufacturing, distribution and sterilization using ETO sterilization chambers, adhering to FDA and GMP guidelines.

The new, 270,000 SF building became the centerpiece of Boston Scientific’s global manufacturing operations.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Received the country’s first LEED Certification.
  • In 2019, awarded the Shingo Prize, an international award recognizing operational excellence and world-class manufacturing.
  • One of the most efficient plants in Costa Rica’s history.
  • Building allows for expansion to 500,000-SF.
  • One of 34 projects that BIC has collaborated on with Boston Scientific over the past 12 years in manufacturing, sterilization and supply chain.