5th Acrylic Design Competition winner announced in China

Zhao Jianxiong, a student from Tongji University, has won first prize in Lucite International’s (LI) Acrylic Design Competition with a fabulous piece of work entitled, Diamond Vestibule Light. Now in its fifth successful year, LI’s Acrylic Design Competition (ADC) attracted 175 entries from seven top institutions, including the prestigious Taiwan National Cheng Kung. The ADC […]

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Perspex® acrylic in fashion

Perspex® approved fabricators Floreeda Fabrications Ltd has launched Cleargear – a stunning range of Perspex® homeware, fashion accessories and stationery. Proving that Perspex® (known as LuciteLux® in America) is the hot new trend for 2013, Cleargear’s Bubblebag proved to be the fashion ’must have’ for cocktail parties, proms and celebratory balls this summer. The versatile […]

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MRC celebrates its 80th anniversary

Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd (MRC) will celebrate the 80th anniversary of its foundation on 31 August 2013. To mark this occasion MRC has produced a commemorative poster expressing how they have passed along the traditions and corporate culture built by Group employees over the past 80 years while striving to create new businesses with global […]

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LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards: One month to go

Designers have just one month from today, to submit their entries to Lucite International’s inaugural LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards 2013 before the deadline for entries on September 27th. The JUST IMAGINE Awards were introduced earlier this year to celebrate the creativity and innovation of designers from a wide range of industries, who have chosen to work […]

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Lucite International welcomes new General Manager to Thai Poly Acrylic

Lucite International is pleased to welcome Chate Pattanakul as the new General Manger to Thai Poly Acrylic (TPA), in Thailand. Chate was appointed in January and takes over from Suchitr Srivetbodee, who stepped down after 19 happy years of leading the company. Today, TPA is known as a leading producer of high quality acrylic sheet […]

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Topeka Zoo Chooses LuciteLux® L Clear Cast Acrylic for its Rainforest Renovation Project

Perhaps best known for retail displays, furniture and accessories there’s now a new application of LuciteLux® L (known as Perspex® in Europe). The newly refurbished Rainforest building at Topeka Zoo in Kansas, United States has completely replaced all of its skylight domes using Lucite International’s LuciteLux® L Clear continuous cast acrylic sheet. The scheme’s designer […]

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Vibrant Perspex® Balloons feature at Samsung product launch

Perspex® fabricator, Inplas added a splash of colour to the recent launch of Samsung’s latest mobile phone. Working closely with 2Build, who are specialists in exhibition stands, Inplas designed and fabricated over 100 Perspex® balloons for Samsung for the launch of their new Galaxy 4 mobile phone. Each balloon was made one half at a […]

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Brand New Lucite® Diakon® Website Launches

Lucite International is pleased to announce that a new microsite for its polymers business in EAME has just launched, www.LuciteDiakon.com. The Diakon® team are specialists in tailor-making PMMA polymers to meet specific customer requests and the new microsite has been designed to support their specific customer needs and to showcase the wide range of bespoke […]

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Steering International Multi-Million Dollar Projects

Lucite International’s (LI) Strategic Projects Group is responsible for defining and managing the company’s largest multi-million dollar projects around the globe.  The LI Strategic Projects and Technology organisation based at Wilton Centre in Teesside, UK, is comprised primarily of project managers and engineers, process engineers and scientists. Chartered Engineer Angus Sanderson is one of the […]

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Orange Dinosaur Roars into Exhibition

Recently, the Royal Academy of Engineering announced Lucite International as a partner for the Engineering for Growth campaign which is aimed at highlighting the massive contribution engineering makes to the UK economy and driving innovation. To support the campaign the Academy is hosting a display at its London headquarters, Prince Philip House. Launched this week, […]

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