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236 England | Full Member UKSPA Directory 2017 Tetricus Science Park is centre of expertise for science and a thriving commercial community Tetricus Science Park L ocati on Porton Down Salisbury SP4 0JQ C ontact detai l s Dr Clive Duggleby General Manager T: 01980 556514 E: Porton Down is often perceived as a “top-secret” government site only offering facilities, opportunities, and knowledge to civil service scientists. In reality, it is one of Wiltshire’s best kept secrets – a thriving commercial scientific community, offering a wealth of opportunities to any science-related business or business activity. Founded over 15 years ago, using MoD buildings on the DERA (now Dstl) Porton Down site, Tetricus Science Park supports the growth of innovative, sustainable businesses by providing a supportive environment. Tetricus is uniquely suited to help any start-up or spin-out science company succeed, especially those involved in health care or life sciences. Partners Tetricus Science Park, located on the Porton Down site, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, is a joint venture between three partners whose combined experience and expertise brings together a range of specialist and targeted business services for science businesses. These partners are: • Defence Science & Technology Laboratories (Dstl), who, in addition to accommodation, provide