DuPont ™ Corian® in collaboration with British Higher School of Art and Design, MTS Telecommunication Company and Samcor, fabrication company for Corian® is announcing the launch of the “Corian® Island” educational live project which starts on Jan.21st 2016.
“Corian® Island” live project aims two objectives. First, to educate BA (Hons) Product design students providing them with full range of theoretical and practical knowledge about DuPont™ Corian®. Second, to encourage students to develop unique design of MTS selling points («island» structure) by using Corian® Material and Corian® Charging Surface innovative technology. The product is to be created within MTS brand style and to be produced by Samcor.
Within two months 33 students will explore the full potential of Corian® material, learn Corian® fabrication technology at Samcor production site and try themselves in product design development for a real customer based on its real business needs and brand requirements.
At the end of March the best “Island” design will be selected by a professional jury. The final piece will be produced and installed by Samcor in the MTS trade area at the beginning of April.
We expect innovations and high performance from students and tutors of the British Higher School of Art and Design, high quality production fulfilling expectations of MTS as a customer.