News posted in October 2011

Creative Composites Unveils Factory Extension

Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster today officially opened Creative Composites' new factory extension in Lisburn and announced that the company has created 30 new jobs.

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Primepac enter a collaboration deal with Cherry Polymers

Primepac enter a collaboration deal with Cherry Polymers which will see recycled high density polyethylene being  re-used in retail packaging.

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Women and Work Programme

The Cogent SSC Women and Work programme is a successful and established initiative for the science - using industries to support the skills development of women, particularly into non-traditional technical roles*. Employers are encouraged to review the skills development needs of their business and where a skills gap or a career progression opportunity is identified among female staff they may be eligible for a maximum £600 grant (per person) for their development.

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Cherry Pipes/Polymer Processing Research Centre KTP nominated for Best UK KTP at Awards ceremony in London

As the winner of the award for Best Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) for Northern Ireland, the Cherry pipes/PPRC KTP is now a finalist for consideration for the Best UK Knowledge Transfer Partnership Award.

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Boomer Plastics in new export business in Saudi Arabia

Boomer Industries in Lisburn has won significant business from a new customer in Saudi Arabia for its PVC products including pre-hung door systems.

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