GE Johnson Construction Co. is building the 130,000-square-foot Agilent Technologies campus in Frederick. CRB is leading the design and engineering team. Christopher Wood/BizWest

Agilent’s impact: New Frederick plant could lure additional manufacturers to area

FREDERICK — Luring Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) to Frederick was Upstate Colorado Economic Development’s deal of the year in 2016. It was also Metro Denver Economic Development Corp.’s biggest deal of the year. For Frederick town manager Matthew LeCerf, it was something bigger  — like hanging up the biggest sign imaginable. “It means that Frederick is open for business,” LeCerf said. Simply put, it may be the biggest piece of economic development in the…