Creating spaces for Cambridge life sciences to grow


We design, build and fit out laboratory spaces and offices for life sciences firms in Cambridge. With more than 40 years in the area, no one knows Cambridge like us.

Laboratory design

Full design and build or just fit out. We can do everything.

Whether you require a laboratory fit out in your building or want to draw on our experience and expertise for a full laboratory design, build and fit out, we can help with part of your project or deliver everything you need as part of our turnkey solution.


From laboratory design and build to full lab fit out and furniture, here’s how we help.


Start-up or global brand, we work with firms of all sizes to meet your team’s needs.


Discover the range of projects we’ve successfully completed for our life sciences clients.


One firm. One point of contact. No worries.

Prefer to deal with only one firm that can deliver everything you need to the same high standard and service? Our clients rely on us to deliver every aspect of their laboratory design and build projects. Our end-to-end service means you only deal with one point of contact.

Our people

Meet the Thackray team

We’re an experienced team of diverse skills with proven experience delivering for our life sciences clients.

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Dan Wright
Managing Director
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Dan Pettican
Project Manager - Office & Life Sciences
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Adam Brown
Project Manager - Office & Life Sciences

View our latest life sciences projects

Talga Labs required a design and build service for their laboratory spaces, including cupboard ventilation, gas pipework, and compressed air installation, as well as air...
Source BioScience, an international provider of laboratory services, leased a property in Cambridge to convert into a laboratory and office space. Safety standards and the...
We previously designed and built a laboratory space for Source BioScience, and were also tasked with creating a reception area and office spaces to complement...