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13 ways the Life Sciences Industry continues to move forward in Costa Rica

April 23rd, 2020|

Costa Rica has surged as a leading nearshore location for leading multinational companies. The country is first per capita and second in Latin America in volume as a medical device exporter, and the country has plans to reach $5 billion in life science exports by the end of 2020. As Coyol Free Zone enters its 13th [...]

Coyol Donation: Free Zone Will Increase Diagnostic Capacity For COVID-19 In Costa Rica

April 2nd, 2020|

Performing more daily tests The Free Zone is the country’s leader in the export of medical devices. April. Committed to the health of the country, the Coyol Free Zone will donate an m2000 RealTime System and 5,000 diagnostic kits for the detection of COVID-19 that will support the work of the Costa Rican Institute for Research [...]

Sustainable growth will challenge free zones in 2020

December 6th, 2019|

Coyol Free Zone develops actions in terms of employability and sustainability November. 2019 will go down in history as a year with winds in many directions that forced the ship to adapt on the fly. Private and public companies faced the need to rethink work methods and procedures that will now force us from 2020, to [...]

Ranking spotlights location and services of Coyol Free Zone

November 8th, 2019|

November. The Top Free Zones 2019 ranking by the international magazine Site Selection named Coyol Free Zone as the best free zone in Latin America and the Caribbean for the third consecutive year. The publication emphasizes the world-class infrastructure of the free zone and its essential services for the operations of Life Science companies, such as [...]

Virtual models impact the construction of industrial buildings

October 14th, 2019|

September. The new structural models and an increasingly sustainable development demand are the spearheads of technologies in the construction industry. Coyol Free Zone, a real estate developer with built-to-suit solutions for the Life Sciences industry, already ventures into the modeling of its new buildings through Building Information Models (BIM), which allows it a broad advantage and [...]

International ranking recognizes the work of Coyol Free Zone in the Life Sciences industry

October 14th, 2019|

October 14th. This 2019, for the second consecutive year, fDi Magazine recognizes the specialized services that Coyol Free Zone offers to those of the companies located in the park and to potential clients. This year, the magazine gave Coyol Free Zone 3 awards: Best Free Zone for Expansions, Best Free Zone for Medical Devices and Best [...]

Coyol Free Zone will generate 1,500 new jobs during the next 6 months

June 18th, 2019|

Coyol Free Zone (CFZ), the leader in exports of the Life Sciences sector in Costa Rica, announced, during a visit from the President of Costa Rica, that the established companies will generate 1,500 new jobs during the next 6 months. Candidates sought for these positions are people from diverse backgrounds and profiles; manufacturing operators, precision mechanics, [...]

Medical Devices Exports Increased $546 million

May 9th, 2019|

Exports figures have tripled between 2014 and 2018 A single park exports 62,7% of all medical devices May 2019. Coyol Free Zone (CFZ) medical device exports have increased by $546 million, going from $1.430 million in 2017 to $1.976 millions in 2018, according to data from the Foreign Trade Promoter Agency (PROCOMER). This behavior reflects the [...]

A practice-based Master’s Degree: Medical Device Engineering

February 28th, 2019|

In addition of being the only one in Latin America, the Master’s degree in Engineering in Medical Devices offers to the students an attractive syllabus program, with a practical methodology that allows practice-based learning and researching. This postgraduate program has national and international teachers, classes via Adobe Connect (web conference) and visits during the program [...]

If Costa Rica commits to build a sustainable MedTech industry, programs like the one that TEC offers are essential

February 28th, 2019|

An specialist in the medical device industry of the University of Minnesota, analyzes the status of this sector in Costa Rica and TEC’s role in the development of it. Dr. Daniel Mooradian, from the University of Minnesota, United States, has been involved since the conception of the  Engineering in Medical Devices Master of the Tecnológico de [...]

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