Pupils get a lesson in product design at Icon Plastics

Pupils get a lesson in product design at Icon Plastics

Precision plastic injection moulding firm Icon Plastics has opened its doors to a party of sixth formers to give them practical experience in prototyping components as part of their A-level studies. The 3D Design and Technology students at Stokesley School have been...
Plastics and Rubber Weekly: My Shout Column

Plastics and Rubber Weekly: My Shout Column

By Gareth Thomas, Managing Director of Icon Plastics, Eaglescliffe There has been much comment recently about Silicon Valley planning to muscle in on the automotive market with the emergence of driverless cars and electric car technology and the impact this may have...
Automotive Sector Must Be Agile To Embrace New Challenges

Automotive Sector Must Be Agile To Embrace New Challenges

The boss of a Teesside firm, which supplies components to the automotive sector, has outlined his vision of the future in the wake of predictions that Silicon Valley is planning to muscle in on the market with the emergence of driverless cars and electric car...
The Gazette: I Love My Job Feature

The Gazette: I Love My Job Feature

• Name: Tom Walsh • Job title: Mechanical Electrical Apprentice at Icon Plastics • Do you remember your interview? I applied through the website apprenticeships.org and the interview was at the old Icon Plastics factory. I was down to the last two and it was...
BQ Live: Meet The MD

BQ Live: Meet The MD

Precision plastic injection moulding firm Icon Plastics has pledged to fund the running costs of a hovercraft that will be used as a training aid by 1869(Middlesbrough) Squadron Air Cadets. The hovercraft was salvaged and turned it into a working project for training...