The company is committed to producing innovative solutions; with over 121 patents now registered in 21 countries and patents pending, we can claim to be leaders in both research and development and material manufacture. Contra Vision Patent Schedule
Key milestones in the development of Contra Vision® see-through graphics are;
1982 The design of a one way vision glass walled squash court for the World Squash Championship.
1984 First of 30 Contra Vision® patents granted.
1985 Contra Vision Ltd founded.
1987 Contra Vision licensed to Avery Dennison in the USA. (North America and Western Europe)
1990 Contra Vision North America, Inc. incorporated.
1991 World’s first bus wrap*
1993 The World's first digitally printed bus wrap**
1995 Contra Vision extends licensing to 3M Worldwide.
2012 Landmark building wrap at London 2012
2013 Featured in The Travelling Museum of British Invention, 100 of Britain's most important inventions, discoveries and social innovations
2014 Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade
2015 Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation