• Laboratory Equipment Services – Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

    Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – Laboratory Equipment Maintenance:  Legatus6 maintains sophisticated research laboratory equipment at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a partner in the Laboratory Equipment Services joint venture.  The laboratories include biosafety level 3 (BSL3) labs that require 24×7 monitoring and one-hour emergency response.


    • Contracting Organization: Food and Drug Administration
    • Total Contract Value: $15,143,661
    • Period of Performance: 2016 through 2021


    We maintain 1,450 pieces of laboratory equipment, including:

    • Low Temperature Equipment: cold rooms, -80 degree freezers, -20 degree freezers, liquid nitrogen freezers
    • Sterilizing Equipment: autoclaves, animal cage washers, rack washers
    • Water Conditioning Equipment: Animal drinking water systems, large building-level reverse osmosis (RO/DI) water purification, water polishers
    • Power Equipment: Data-center batteries, Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) units
    • HVAC Equipment: Liebert data center HVAC units


    We provide full time on-site maintenance staff plus 24×7 emergency services.  Our on-site staff provide direct maintenance services, manage our original equipment manufacturer (OEM) subcontractors, and track the preventive maintenance and status of all the equipment.  We maintain a Rees Scientific monitoring system with probes in key equipment to continuously monitor their temperature and functionality.