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.
20 July, 2021
Lucideon and the UK's National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) have forged a working agreement to develop Flash Sintering Technology for a variety of global nuclear applications.
01 July, 2021
Lucideon's Dr Carolyn Grimley will be presenting at the Ceramics Expo that is taking place in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 30 August - 1 September 2021.
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.
06 May, 2021
Lucideon, in collaboration with i3D robotics, experts in stereo vision systems, and Glass Technology Services, consultants to the glass manufacturing supply chain, has been working on a project to improve production processes within the energy-intensive foundation industries, specifically Glass and Ceramics.
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
Academics and industrialists are invited to a free online event exploring development and innovation in the ceramics industry, one of the UK’s Foundation Industry sectors.
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.
19 November, 2020
Lucideon has promoted Tim Abbott, formerly business development manager for energy & aerospace in Europe, to sales manager for nuclear, defence & space.
17 November, 2020
Lucideon has made a key investment in talent across its business, with 11 new recruits joining the team in the UK - and more roles planned imminently.
10 November, 2020
Lucideon has recruited two new mechanical engineers to join its construction delivery team.
02 November, 2020
Lucideon is pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Grainger as technical manager for construction.
29 October, 2020
Lucideon is pleased to announce the renewal of its Nadcap accreditation for Materials Testing at the new, larger facility in Greenville, SC, USA.
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.
18 September, 2020
Lucideon, along with consortium partners, I3D Robotics Ltd and Glass Technology Services Ltd, is to receive funding as part of UKRI’s Transforming Foundation Industries programme for the IRIFIO, Intelligent Robotic Inspection for Foundation Industry Optimisation, project.
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.
24 June, 2020
Lucideon's pioneering work in the nuclear sector has taken a significant step forward under a new partnership arrangement.
22 June, 2020
The National Centre for Additive Manufacturing, working in collaboration with Lucideon, has created a whitepaper which defines a route for the UK to create a globally competitive supply chain to service the growing ceramic AM market.
26 May, 2020
We are pleased to introduce Edel Garry, who joins us as Technical Sales Representative for the Healthcare sector in Ireland.
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.
30 April, 2020
Lucideon has recruited a new Technical Sales Consultant for Nuclear, David Barrientos.
David's primary focus will be to support Lucideon's continued growth, as well as finding new opportunities in the USA nuclear industry.
21 April, 2020
Lucideon has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the National Centre for Additive Manufacturing at the Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre.
02 March, 2020
Lucideon have scheduled two of its most popular ceramics whitewares training sessions in May and June this year.
17 February, 2020
Lucideon will again be exhibiting at this year's Ceramics Expo in Ohio, 5 – 6 May. The focus this year will be on showcasing the processing support that Lucideon offers to help businesses overcome seemingly ‘insurmountable’ materials and process challenges.
12 February, 2020
We will be hosting the Ceramic Innovation Network (CIN) Conference, ‘Firing up the Ceramics Industry and Exploring Sintering’ taking place on Wednesday 1 April 2020.