WSH Performance Awards 2018

The annual Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Awards recognize companies and individuals who have upheld high safety and health standards at their workplaces, including Lucite International Singapore (LISPL). Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) Manager at LISPL, Tan Soo Hong, gave more insight.   This year, 158 companies and individuals were honoured at the WSH Awards […]

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Three interns, three months, immeasurable difference

Lucite International’s (LI) Fite Road facility in the US has recently enlisted the help of three interns to support its new computer maintenance management software (CMMS) system, which will improve data accuracy on the plant. Reliability Engineer, Victor Foster proposed the idea of hiring interns who could dedicate their time to this project. He explains […]

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Celebrating our Apprentices Success

TTE Technical Training Group is the UK’s leading provider of technical training to the oil and gas, process, manufacturing and engineering sectors. At its recent awards ceremony, our Instrumentation/Electrical apprentice Luke Marshall, who studied at TTE alongside gaining experience at Lucite International (LI), was presented with the most prestigious Managing Directors 2018 Award! At the […]

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Thinking innovatively at Lucite International China

Being innovative, questioning what might be and pushing the frontiers for acrylic in Asia and the world beyond are nothing new for the Lucite International team in China (LICC). However, a recent ‘Leader’s Path for Innovation’ workshop held in Shanghai’s Congming suburb took the potential for team creativity to a whole new level. This novel […]

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Through the eyes of an intern at Lucite International

Sarah Zhu is working as an intern at our Lucite International Shanghai offices in China. For eight months, Sarah will be working as a Customer Service Representative (CSR) alongside current employees to gain valuable skills and experience. We speak to Sarah to find out about her current responsibilities and plans for the future. What are […]

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Lucite International Showcased at NPE2018 Plastics Trade Show

  Lucite International’s acrylic products are currently being showcased on the Mitsubishi Chemical America (MCA) stand at NPE2018: the Plastics Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. MCA have looked to the strength of collaboration and coordination to enhance their presence at the world’s leading plastics trade show and conference, NPE2018, this […]

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A Students Life at Lucite International: Lucy Talbot

Lucy Talbot is a Chemical Engineering Placement Student at our Cassel site in Billingham, UK. Her placement with Lucite International (LI) started in July 2017 and is integrated into her Chemical Engineering degree at the University of Manchester. For 12 months Lucy will be spending time with a number of our employees on our site […]

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MMA Monomer and PMMA Plants Start Commercial Operations in Saudi Arabia

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan, President and CEO: Masayuki Waga, “MCC” hereafter) is pleased to announce that The Saudi Methacrylates Company (“SAMAC” hereafter), a joint venture between MCC and Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Headquarters: Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, CEO: Yousef Al-Benyan, “SABIC” hereafter), has successfully completed performance test of its plants for production […]

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Blanson – using acrylic and science to explore the ocean, help treat illness and so much more

Over 30 years of pioneering the use of acrylic components in pressure rated applications have made UK based Blanson Ltd a world leader for products for the medical, pharmaceutical and marine industries. One of the secrets to its success is undoubtedly quality, and the relationship it has built with Lucite International (LI) over the past […]

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Celebrating 40 Years of Kaohsiung Monomer Company Ltd (KMC)

Leaders from the very beginning As we celebrate 40 years since the Kaohsiung Monomer Company (KMC) was established, we take a brief look at the history of our Taiwanese based plant, and how they have been leaders from the very beginning. The Taiwanese acrylic industry began in the 1960s when Chi Mei Corporation introduced cast […]

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