News Release – LUX Assure secures contract with Shell for GameChanger project

LUX Assure, a specialist in the provision of chemical monitoring technologies, have secured a contract to work with Shell under their GameChanger programme. LUX Assure will take on a field testing and development project that will conclude in January 2020. Shell’s collaborative GameChanger programme works with businesses that have novel and innovative ideas which have…

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My First Time Offshore – Harry Grover

LUX Assure recently worked with a large operator in the North Sea who wanted to re-start one of their assets following some time shut in with a large methanol slug sitting in the export line for hydrate prevention. The amount of methanol to be produced at start up, would incur significant penalties and would be…

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Modern Leadership

Emma Perfect is amongst those bucking the trend of the stereotypical “male, pale and stale” business leader in her role as CEO at LUX Assure. It’s not without its challenges, but Emma successfully combines being the face of a growing chemical monitoring business with the demands of mentoring and motherhood. Featured in this month’s Edge…

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LUX Assure and The University of Strathclyde secure OGIC technology grant to develop oilfield data processing technology

LUX Assure, a specialist in the provision of chemical monitoring and management solutions, and the University of Strathclyde have secured a grant from the Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) to further develop LUX’s successful CoMic™ technology to provide the industry’s first corrosion inhibitor micelle detection tool with automated data analysis capability. Supporting a major…

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LUX Assure confirms first deployment in Saudi Arabia and Regional Agent Appointment

LUX Assure, a specialist in the provision of chemical monitoring and management solutions, has appointed Saudi Arabia-based First Style Establishment for Trading to represent the company in the Kingdom. First Style is a leading supplier focused in Oil & Gas, Electricity, and Petrochemical sectors. The company will act as a sales agent for LUX Assure’s…

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A letter to my younger self – Martin Anderson

What does it take to make a successful business? Reflecting on his career this far, we asked Principal of Kinstair Consultants and LUX Assure board member, Martin Anderson, what advice he would give his younger self. Dear Martin, Congratulations on completing your mechanical engineering degree; it was a hard slog, but trust me, all your…

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LUX Assure Appoints Brazilian Agents to Initiate Growth in South America

LUX Assure, a specialist in the provision of chemical monitoring and management solutions, has appointed two Brazil-based export agents, Instalações e Engenharia de Corrosão Ltda (IEC) and Paschoalin Consultoria Em Engenharia Ltda, to represent the company and support its CoMic™ and OMMICA™ technology, respectively. Having experienced growth within the UK over the last year, including…

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Busting the myths on international exporting challenges for SMEs

International markets offer huge opportunities for UK businesses. Selling internationally is very complex but – as with most things – easy with help and appropriate training.  This week LUX Assure’s Key Account Manager, Jenni Howe, will be attending the Institute to Export and International Trade’s Roadmap to Success – It’s easy when you know how event…

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The Future of On-site Chemical Management

This week LUX Assure are presenting and exhibiting at the annual National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) CORROSION 2018 conference in Phoenix.  The 5-day event is the world’s largest corrosion conference, welcoming more than 6,000 corrosion engineers, scientists, researchers, technicians, asset owners, inspectors, and other professionals from over 60 countries across the world. It’s the…

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British Science Week 2018: For the love of science

Our business is centred on science, so as part of British Science Week we spoke to one of our scientists, Dr Andy Osnowski for an insight on why he chose a career in science, the advice he would give young scientists and ultimately, what he loves about this discipline: What made you choose a career…

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science: Start Them Young!

I used to be impressed that LUX Assure was an oilfield technology company where, unusually, most staff were women. Now, I feel more encouraged by the fact we’re gender balanced. This, however, is certainly not the industry norm. While this isn’t a problem exclusive to the oil and gas industry, research does suggest that the…

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