Brooks Automation Inc

Overview

Brooks Automation Inc (Brooks), is a provider of automation and life science sample based services for semiconductor industry and life sciences market. The company’s portfolio encompasses wafer carrier cleaning system, reticle storage systems, vacuum and atmospheric robots, turnkey vacuum and atmospheric wafer handling systems, automated cold storage systems, cryogenic storage systems and consumables and instruments. Brooks Automation also offers a comprehensive suite of informatics for planning, data management, virtualization, visualization, scheduling laboratory work flow, sampling inventory and logistics, monitoring environmental and temperature, and management of clinical trial and consent. The company’s service offerings include component exchange, repair, spare parts and upgrades. It operates in Europe, and Asia, and North America. Brooks is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, the US.
Key Stats
Address
15 Elizabeth Dr, CHELMSFORD, Massachusetts
Headquarters

United States of America

Contact

1 978 2622400

Website
www.brooks.com
No of Employees

3,200

Industry

Technology and Communications

Ticker Symbol & Exchange​

BRKS [NASD]

Revenue (2020)

$897 m

14.9% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Income (2020)

$65 m

-85.1% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Profit Margin

7 %

-87.1% (2020 vs 2019)
Market Cap *

$6,647 m

EPS *

$0.9

  *Note: Ratios based on the share price as of 8-September-2021, in absolute numbers and US$.

Peer Comparison

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Key Information
Headquarters United States of America Japan Japan Japan
Headquarter City CHELMSFORD OSAKA-SHI KOBE-SHI CHUO-KU
Headquarter State/Province Massachusetts Osaka Hyogo Tokyo
No. of Employees 3,200 84,870 36,691 129,284
Entity Type Public Public Public Public

Products & Services

Brooks is a provider of automation solutions and life science sample-based services. The company’s major products include the following:

Products
  • Vacuum Robots
  • Vacuum Systems
  • Atmospheric Systems
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  • Repairs and Exchanges
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Employees

Name Position Board Since Age Biography
David C. Gray Senior Vice President; Chief Strategy and New Business Officer Senior Management 2014 55 Dr. David Gray has been the Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy and New Business Officer of the company since...
Lindon G. Robertson Executive Vice President; Chief Financial Officer Senior Management 2013 59 Mr. Lindon G. Robertson has been the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the company since 2013. Prior...
Stephen S. Schwartz Director; President; Chief Executive Officer Executive Board 2010 61 Dr. Stephen S. Schwartz has been the President, Chief Executive Officer and director of the company since 2010. He has...
Joseph R. Martin Chairman Executive Board 2006 73 Mr. Joseph R. Martin has been the Chairman of the Company since 2006. He has been the Director of the...
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History

Year Event Description
2021 Contracts/Agreements In April, the company entered into an agreement to acquire Precise Automation for US$70 million.
2020 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In December, the company acquired a biospecimen procurement service provider, Trans-Hit Biomarkers Inc.
2020 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers In February, the company acquired RURO Inc, an informatics software company, for US$15 million.
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Locations


GENEWIZ Inc

Address

115 Corporate Boulevard, South Plainfield
United States of America

Telephone

1 908 2220711

Website

www.genewiz.com
Brooks Automation (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Address

1200 Depot Road, 7-01 to 07-06, Singapore
Singapore

Telephone

65 68363168

Brooks Automation (Germany) GmbH

Address

Goschwitzer Strasse 25, D Jena
Germany

Telephone

49 3641 654000

RURO Inc

Address

321 Ballenger Center Drive, Suite 102, Frederick
United States of America

Telephone

1 888 8817876

Website

www.ruro.com
Trans-Hit Biomarkers Inc

Address

525 Cartier Blvd.,, West Laval
Canada

Telephone

1 514 7390670

Website

www.trans-hit.com
Brooks Automation France SAS

Address

Les Jardins de Maupertuis, 7 Chemin de la Dhuy, Batiment Le Juparana, Meylan
France

Telephone

33 4 76189200

Brooks Automation Korea, Inc.

Address

400-2 Gomae-Dong, Giheung-Gu, Yongin-City
South Korea

Telephone

82 31 2882500

Brooks Life Sciences

Address

Suite E, 2910 Fortune Circle West, Indianapolis
United States of America

Telephone

1 317 3901866

Website

www.brookslifesciences.com

Deals

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