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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LuciteLux® Wins Again at SEGD in San Francisco

The LuciteLux® team are celebrating again after winning “Best Booth” at SEGD in San Francisco just a few weeks after LuciteLux® Impressions was voted Best in Show at Global Shop in Chicago. The annual event run by the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD) is the only international conference focused on communication design for the […]

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Taiwan Students Showcase Acrylic Design Skills

More than 1200 young design students from Taiwan showcased their innovative approach towards the use of acrylics in the 12th Acrylic Creative Design Contest organised by Kaohsiung Monomer Company (KMC), a joint venture company created by Lucite International and China Petroleum Development Company. Earlier this month the competition culminated in 23 students celebrating awards for […]

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LuciteLux® Pinterest Giveaway

Today, Lucite International, launched a Pinterest giveaway to bring attention to its inaugural JUST IMAGINE Awards program. Followers of LuciteLux®’s JUST IMAGINE Awards board on Pinterest have a chance to win one of three prizes made with LuciteLux®: a vintage handbag, an Alexis Bittar cuff bracelet and a Jonathan Adler vase. “LuciteLux® is revered by […]

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Launch of LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards

Today, Lucite International launched the inaugural LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards at GlobalShop 2013 and announced the prestigious panel of judges who will select the winner: Alexandra Von Furstenberg, designer of modern furniture and president of AVF, LLC Anne-Louise Ewen, fine artist and Lucite® painter/sculptor Jamer Hunt, chair of urban and transdisciplinary design at Parsons The […]

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Winner of Environmental Award

Winner of Environmental Award

Lucite International’s Darwen site in the UK has won the Lancashire Business Environment Award for Waste Minimisation. The award recognises the site’s significant improved performance in the minimisation, management, recovery and recycling of waste.

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Gold Medal Winning Perspex®

Gold Medal Winning Perspex® Acrylic

A range of innovative holders for drinks glasses and bottles that are specially designed and made from Perspex® to allow safe use of glassware on yachts has won a Gold Medal of Excellence award at Inpex 2012 in Pittsburg USA. Called Yacht Class, the range of products was designed and made by Croatia-based Poslovni interes d.o.o.

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Acrylic Design Winners Celebrate in China

Acrylic Design Winners Celebrate in China

A student from Taiwan National Cheng Kung University has won first prize in Lucite International’s Acrylic Design Competition for his work called ‘Stand Still’. Xu Yuanjin’s concept soap dispenser uses advanced acrylic processing technology to form a uniquely shaped unit, which can be refilled time after time with disposable sachets of liquid soap. ‘Stand Still’ enables users to reduce waste and minimise environmental impact while looking extremely stylish in any bathroom space.

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Chemical Industry Awards (CIA) Winners

Chemical Industry Awards (CIA) Winners

Lucite International’s (LI) Cassel site in Billingham, UK has won the Chemical Industry Association’s BIS Excellence in Engineering Award 2012. The award was made in recognition of the significant contribution that engineering improvements have made to site operations and overall business performance. These improvements have been achieved by the local team, which has focused on delivering better overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) using the Company’s rigorous ‘Manufacturing Excellence’ programme, which helps to drive and sustain world-class practices.

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BiTC Team of the Year Award

BiTC Team of the Year Award

Representatives from Lucite International’s (LI) Cassel site in North East England have received BiTC’s (Business in the Community) regional Team of the Year Award for the third year running. The award was given in recognition for the charity work the team has carried out to help children, young people and families who are involved with the Barnardos Bridgeway Project. Team leader, Matthew Bullivant (centre right), and Dave Finch, team member (centre left), accepted the Award from Karen Wilkinson-Bell, BiTC Regional Director, and Nicholas Owen, TV presenter, at a ceremony on 25 June 2012.

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