Company History

Trajan Scientific and Medical (Trajan) was founded in 2011 to make a positive impact on human wellbeing.

We have brought together a talented global team, technologies, and capabilities; collaborating closely with academia, industry and government.

  • Major operations in Australia, Europe, the US and Asia.
  • Global corporate headquarters located on a 17,000 m2 site in Melbourne, Australia.
  • More than 300 employees worldwide.
  • Customers in more than 100 countries.

Journey of the Trajan Group of Companies

2016 ASTech appoints Prof Brett Paull as new Training Centre Director, and establishes second University node, at the University of South Australia.
2016 Trajan together with the University of Adelaide's Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing named finalist for the Excellence in Research Collaboration award by the Government of South Australia.
2016 Trajan expands office, warehouse and manufacturing facilities in Austin, USA.
2016 Trajan announced collaboration with Queen’s University and Université Laval in Canada.
2016 Australian Research Council (ARC) awards ARC Linkage Grant to Trajan and the University of Adelaide.
2016 Trajan becomes point of contact for the Grace Davisil Silica business in Australia and New Zealand, and Chem Service Analytical Standards range previously handled by Grace.
2016 Trajan acquires LEAP Technologies (Carrboro, North Carolina, USA).
2016 Trajan acquires Barons Medical Consulting (Melbourne, Australia).
2016 Trajan opens new manufacturing facility in San Diego, CA, USA, upon acquiring Epic Extrusion assets.
2015 Trajan opens new Instruments, Sensors and Devices business unit, co-located at University of Adelaide's Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing (IPAS), South Australia.
2015 Australian Government awards Next Generation Manufacturing and Investment Programme Grant to Trajan.
2015 Trajan opens Global Commercial Office in Chester, UK.
2015 Integration of Grale HDS trading under Trajan Scientific and Medical.
2014 Trajan funds development of Skin Health Program - a collaboration between RDNS (Royal District Nursing Service) and Council on the Ageing, Victoria, Australia.
2014 Integration of all SGE Analytical Science office locations and SciMed Precision as part of parent company, Trajan Scientific and Medical.
2013 Australian Government commits A$2.1 million to Trajan and University of Tasmania to partly fund a new Australian Research Council Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Portable Analytical Separation Technologies (ASTech).
2013 SciMed Precision established in Melbourne Australia, as a subsidiary within the Trajan group.
2013 SGE Analytical Science acquired as subsidiary within the Trajan group.
2013 HD Scientific consumables business in Sydney, Australia, acquired and merged with Grale Scientific, trading as Grale HDS.
2011 Grale Scientific in Melbourne, acquired as subsidiary within the Trajan group.
2011 Trajan Scientific and Medical established Global Corporate Headquarters in Melbourne, Australia.