6 years ago
BRANFORD, CT - O,R&L Commercial, LLC completes a long term lease for 8,000 SF of R&D/Flex space located at 4 Pin Oak Drive, in Branford CT. The new tenant, Saphlux, LLC, is a start-up company formed from collaboration between the Yale School of Management and Yale’s Electrical Engineering Dept. After 6 years of laboratory research at Yale University, Professor Jung Han and his Nitride Group developed the world's first mass-producible semi-polar GaN materials on a large-size wafer, pointing out an innovative way to better illuminate the world. Saphlux was founded by Prof. Jung Han and Dr. Chen Chen to commercialize these new materials and to revolutionize solid-state lighting. Backed by venture capitalists, Saphlux will expand their research & development operations at the newly constructed facility at 4 Pin Oak Drive in Branford. Rich Lee of O,R&L Commercial represented the landlord, Plato Associates, LLC and Rich Guralnick, CCIM also of O,R&L Commercial represented the tenant, Saphlux, LLC.
O,R&L Commercial, LLC with offices in Branford and Rocky Hill represents landlords, tenants, sellers and buyers in the office, retail, medical, multi-family, investment and industrial markets.
O,R&L Integrated Services is a full service real estate firm that specializes in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage, Commercial Construction, and Facility Management and Maintenance. For additional information on this sale or other transactions you may contact O,R&L Commercial at 860-721-0033 or 203-488-1555 and for more information regarding O,R&L Commercial, visit online at www.orlcommercial.com.