The “Hardy Enterprise Center” (25,000 square feet) is added to the Hardy Diagnostics campus to provide new offices, warehouse, photo studio, cleanrooms, and manufacturing rooms. The Hardy campus now consists of 76,000 square feet of building space in Santa Maria.
Hardy Diagnostics goes green by installing skylights and replacing lighting with energy efficient fluorescents and LED bulbs.
Hardy Diagnostics becomes certified by the American Heart Association as an official “Fit Friendly Workplace” due to its commitment to promoting healthy lifestyles.
Hardy purchases the company, Para Scientific, the leading manufacturer of parasitology filter/funnels.
Alistair Wood, another Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo graduate, assumes the leadership of the Quality Assurance Department.
Michael Welch, possessing a degree in microbiology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, assumes the management of the Human Resources Department. Welch returned to California after spending 13 years in China. Certificates of Analysis are now offered to all customers on the internet for 24/7 access. New comprehensive customer care software (Pivotal) is purchased and... Read more »