Industrial and Science Parks

Sherbrooke Science Park

Located in the Fleurimont Borough, near Highway 610, the Sherbrooke Science Park is the ideal location for Life Sciences businesses. It features all the components needed for the development of this key sector:

  • Private businesses and multinational corporations with high R&D content
  • Espace LABz, the multi-tenant science centre
  • The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Université de Sherbrooke (FMHS)
  • The Faculty of Science at the Université de Sherbrooke
  • The Institute of Pharmacology of Sherbrooke (IPS)
  • The integrated health and social services centre for the Estrie region (Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de l’Estrie – Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke or CIUSSS de l’Estrie-CHUS)
  • The CHUS’s Research Centre (CR-CHUS)
  • The Sherbrooke Molecular Imaging Centre (CIMS)
  • The Pavilion of Applied Research on Cancer (PRAC)

The Science Park benefits from exceptional synergy in the Life Sciences sector, and research centres from all sectors and IT businesses in the field of e-health and telemedicine are welcome.

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Number of businesses

7

Number of jobs

1757

Sherbrooke Science Park

Features
2 university faculties, 1 university hospital centre, 1 pharmacology institute, 1 centre for preclinical research, 1 centre for clinical research, 1 multi-tenant centre
Land Availability
Private: no / Public: yes
Lot prices (estimated overall value of a lot and permanent works)
from $1/ft2 to $2.50/ft2
Space Availability
Highway Access
10, 55, 610
Railroad Networks (proximity)
St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad (SLR)
Central Maine and Quebec Railway (CMQ)
See note 1
Propery Tax / $100 evaluation
$2.9074
Water Tax / m3 – Sanitation
$0.5153
Water Tax / m3 – Consumption
$0.4793
Services
Waterworks: yes
Waste: yes
Electricity: yes
Natural Gas: yes
High-speed Internet and Optical Fiber: yes
Public Transportation System: yes
Financial Incentives
Yes - See note 2

All costs are given in Canadian dollars.
1. Intersection with Canadian National (CN) and Canadian Pacific (CP) Railways
2. Conditions apply, depending on the industry sector and type of project.

Espace LABz, multi-tenant science centre

Located in the core of the Sherbrooke Science Park, near key players in Life Sciences research and the industry, Espace LABz is a multi-tenant space with private and shared labs.

Espace LABz mainly hosts high-tech product and service businesses and public research and development institutions.

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Marleen Purcell

Real Estate Advisor

819 821-5577 ext. 227
819 574-8504