Orica House formerly known as I.C.I House( Imperial Chemical Industries) located at 1 Nicholson St East Melbourne has experienced a number of firsts. Designed by Bates Smart McCutcheon and built in the mid 1950's with advanced construction techniques which has resulted in a Victorian Heritage Register listing.
Happy 84th Birthday to H.R.H Katherine Duchess of Kent Countess of St. Andrews Baroness Downpatrick. Born in 1933 as Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley at Hovingham Hall Yorkshire and was the only daughter of Sir William Arthington Worsley 4th Bt. and his wife Joyce Morgan Brunner daughter of Sir John Brunner 2nd Baronet and granddaughter of Sir John Brunner 1st Baronet the founder of Brunner Mond which later became ICI (Imperial Chemical Industries). On 8 June 1961 she married Prince Edward Duke…
Imperial Chemical Industries Wilton "as the story goes that Ridley Scott himself was inspired to create his 21st century Los Angeles by the sight of the Wilton Skyline - dozens of pipes and towers, neon lit and topped by flares."
Vintage Imperial Chemical Industries ICI Logo Golf Ball. Uniroyal Hex Dimples
Pascal Soriot - London-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca is the result of the 1999 merger of Britain’s Zeneca, a spinoff of the old Imperial Chemical Industries specializing in cancer medications, and Sweden’s Astra AB. Since that deal, the combined company has been embroiled in numerous controversies over illegal marketing, product safety, anticompetitive behavior and tax avoidance. Read More - http://www.braveworld.cc/predator-profile-astrazeneca/