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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Juxtaposition for Award Winning Garden

A garden design which was created using Perspex® (known as LuciteLux® in North America), has won a prestigious award at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show in London. Juxtaposition, winner of a Silver Gilt award, used Perspex® screens to create a dramatic contrast between exotic plants from lush rainforest and arid desert areas of the equator. […]

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Lucite International appoints Gazechim Plastics

Lucite International has appointed Gazechim Plastics as distributor for its branded PMMA polymers – Diakon® and Elvakon® – for France. Gazechim Plastics is a French national company with more than 30 years of experience in distributing plastic materials and has had a long-standing relationship with Lucite International as its distributor in the Italian market. Tristan […]

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Perspex® acrylic: a Cutting Edge design

Laser cutting and engraving specialists, Cutting Technologies, recently held an exhibition called Enlightened to bring together some top creative talent to explore the potential of lasers in design. The focal point of the exhibition was a relaxing chair designed by Kyle Wilkinson, Creative Director at DMSQD and crafted by Cutting Technologies in 12mm thick Perspex® […]

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Cult English Jewellery Designers Awarded an MBE

The inspiring design duo behind Tatty Devine– Rosie Wolfenden and Harriet Vine- have recently been awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by the Queen for their services to fashion. The ladies who produce unusual laser cut jewellery in Perspex® , known as LuciteLux® in North America, have been long-term users […]

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BainUltra: Award Winning Bathware Designs

It is now more than 35 years ago that Lucite Internationals (LI) customer BainUltra developed the first therapeutic air jet bath. The adventure began with a simple idea- to transform the bathing experience from one of necessity to one focused on relaxation, health and wellness.  Today these founding principles are embodied in BainUltra’s inspiring vision, […]

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