26 July, 2021
Kwasi Kwarteng, Secretary of State at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, saw first-hand the opportunities advanced materials will bring for the future in a tour of Lucideon's Stoke-on-Trent facility.
22 July, 2021
The Midlands Industrial Ceramics Group has secured £18.27 million in government funding provided through UK Research and Innovation’s flagship Strength in Places Fund (SIPF), to put the area firmly on the map as a global centre for advanced ceramics.
13 May, 2021
Lucideon has welcomed David Shepherd in the role of KTP (Knowledge Transfer Partnership) Research Associate. The role has been created by Lucideon with Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). The Partnership will focus on Lucideon's product development and analytical offering, and explore new techniques of interest to advance products in innovation areas such as antibacterial materials.
04 March, 2021
A blueprint setting out the compelling opportunities for the Midlands to position itself as a world leader in advanced ceramics has been launched.
02 March, 2021
March sees the launch of a new online community for anyone interested in materials.
19 February, 2021
Colour Standards developed by Lucideon are helping to ensure that the colours captured by the Perseverance mission to Mars are recorded to pinpoint accuracy.
28 September, 2020
Lucideon has announced that it is working with the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Hartree Centre to explore the accelerated discovery and development of novel ceramics through computer modelling.
15 September, 2020
Lucideon is set to benefit from seven-figure growth from the free trade agreement between the UK and Japan.
14 September, 2020
Lucideon, along with consortium partners including Vesuvius UK Ltd, Glass Technology Services Ltd, the University of Sheffield and Knowles (UK) Limited is receiving funding as part of the Transforming Foundation Industries programme for the 'Hybrid Sintering for Decarbonisation and Productivity in Manufacturing' project.
26 August, 2020
11 August, 2020
Government funding provided through UK Research and Innovation's flagship 'Strength in Places Fund' has helped unlock plans to put the Midlands on a unique footing as a global centre for advanced technical ceramics.
12 May, 2020
Lucideon and PCL Ceramics, a market leader in the manufacture of high-pressure casting equipment, have joined forces to deliver new advances in processing across key market sectors.
17 July, 2019
The partnership will bring together a unique cohesion of skill sets, aligning industry leading expertise in both materials science and testing solutions. Key services include regulatory testing (e.g. coating durability testing, radial fatigue testing, and acute particulate evaluations), failure analysis, materials characterization, and materials development.
02 May, 2019
Lucideon M+P, a subsidiary of Lucideon Group Limited, is expanding its existing Greenville County presence. The company's $7.5 million investment is expected to create 28 new jobs, with more to follow in the next five years.
24 April, 2019
Lucideon is part of a new £900,000+ research project, CerAMake, that is set to rethink the additive manufacture of ceramics.
05 April, 2019
Lucideon has changed the name of its Information Centre to better reflect the all-encompassing know-how and experience that it offers. Now called the Lucideon Knowledge Centre, it is the place to go for all technical and commercial information about ceramics and a wide range of other materials, including metals, composites and polymers.
01 February, 2019
Lucideon will exhibit and present at Making Pharma 2019, which will be held between 30 April and 1 May, at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK. Lucideon will be exhibiting on stand 327 and presenting a talk titled "Inorganic Abuse Deterrent Carrier for Opioid Drugs".
24 January, 2019
Lucideon will exhibit at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting, held between the 13 and 15th March 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at booth number 5455.
13 December, 2018
Lucideon is one of the winners of the Plastics Research and Innovation Fund (PRIF), funded through Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency.
25 September, 2018
Lucideon has added nanoparticle analysis to its suite of analytical capabilities with the purchase of a LitSizer 500, manufactured by Anton Paar. The LitSizer is capable of measuring particles in the range of 1-1000nm and allows Lucideon to offer analysis and consultancy to manufacturers and development teams working with nanoparticles across a wide range of sectors.
13 March, 2018
Lucideon has released a new white paper titled ‘Cleaning and Sterilization Validation of Reusable Medical Devices’.
07 September, 2017
Lucideon is exhibiting at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting, held between the 6-10th March 2018, exhibition stand no. 4221.
03 August, 2017
Lucideon has invested in a new white light interferometer (WLI) to increase its analytical support for wear testing clients in the US, and other applications.
21 July, 2017
Lucideon has welcomed five researchers from the Institute of Biomaterials, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen – Nuremberg, Germany to its headquarters in Stoke-on-Trent, UK to develop new anti-bacterial materials.
15 May, 2017
Lucideon has extended its mechanical testing services to include testing of micro materials, through the development of new, customized test methods.