Local News

Local News

Utah’s manufacturing industry is dispelling myths to attract workers

John Coon | Utah Business Magazine - November 07, 2017

Watching a batch of cereal being made at the Post Consumer Brands plant in Tremonton can feel like a trip into a futuristic factory. A visitor could witness machines either shredding wheat, turning flour into dough and then puffing it, cutting sheets of dough into squares or milling corn and...

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USTAR facility aims to inspire innovation

75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs | Hill Air Force Base News - November 04, 2017

HILL AIR FORCE BASE -- Officials from the state of Utah and the Air Force gathered Nov. 3 to open the doors of a newly constructed facility focused on inspiring innovation in industry.The USTAR (Utah, Science, Technology and Research) Innovation Center is a state-of-the-art facility that will be an “incubator...

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National News

National News

Orbital ATK Successfully Launches Eighth Cargo Delivery Mission to the International Space Station

Orbital ATK Press - November 14, 2017

Dulles, Virginia – Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, successfully launched its AntaresTM rocket carrying a CygnusTM spacecraft today at 7:19 a.m. EST, from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia. The launch is Orbital ATK’s eighth cargo delivery mission to the International...

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How Mercedes Is Preparing For The 4th Industrial Revolution: Big Data, Machine Learning And Drones

Bernard Marr | Forbes - November 14, 2017

In an era of great uncertainty and disruption for automotive manufacturers, Mercedes and its parent company Daimler are jumping in full throttle as leaders of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Not only are they designing new vehicles, but their services, influence in the transportation industry and factories are transforming to embrace...

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UAMMI Press

UAMMI Press

New UAMMI Mission Statement

UAMMI Press - November 15, 2017

The UAMMI Board of Directors recently established a new mission statement and guiding principles for UAMMI.  They are: Mission Statement The mission of UAMMI is to ensure that Utah is the global leader in value-added advanced materials, manufacturing, technology development, and design by integrating industry, academic and government contributors in...

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CAMX Virtual Career Fair

UAMMI Press November 14, 2017

CAMX and CompositeIndustryJobs are hosting a virtual career fair and Utah companies are invited to participate. The CAMX Virtual Career Fair runs from Nov. 18 – Dec 17, 2017. The deadline for submitting company job postings is November 17. The Virtual Career Fair is free of charge to CAMX attendee...

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Executive Director's Message

Executive Director's Message

Director's Message Nov 2017 - Bringing Industry & Academia Together

UAMMI Press - November 15, 2017

Friends, On November 1, we held our first ever CrossTalk event. This event brought together our state’s brightest academic researchers and leading industry innovators in the advanced materials & manufacturing industry into an open and informative exchange. Held at the OC Tanner conference facility in Salt Lake City, over 100...

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Executive Director's Message - Oct 2017

UAMMI Director's Message - October 05, 2017

Friends, October 6th is National Manufacturing Day - a day to celebrate the significant contribution made by all to our state’s manufacturing industry. We at UAMMI are proud to add our voice to this celebration. We join with our partners, the Utah Manufacturing Association, Utah SAMPE, and others to extol...

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Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight - ENVE Composites

Justin Bott | UAMMI Press - November 15, 2017

In January 2010, ENVE Composites was in a troublesome state. The Ogden based carbon fiber bike parts manufacturer (then called Edge Composites) was nearly bankrupt, had high product-development costs and faced a long legal battle over a trademark dispute in Europe.  Just when things looked desperate, Sarah Lehman stepped in-...

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Company Spotlight - Sarcos

Alicia Cunningham | CompanyWeek - October 05, 2017

Diversifying from defense, CEO Ben Wolff is leading the robotics innovator to new products and global opportunity. Wolff admits it's easy to go to work. "It's easy when you manufacture products that are meaningful, when you're working on a product that’s cool, that’s now, and that can change the world,"...

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New Product Releases

New Product Releases

New Product - KLOS Carbon Fiber Guitars in Color

UAMMI New Products - November 15, 2017

UAMMI is a big fan of KLOS Carbon Fiber Guitars.  We've followed them since the beginning and have purchased many of their guitars to giveaway at different events.  The guitars look cool, sound great, and are made right here in Utah! Recently, KLOS introduced their new line of carbon fiber...

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New Products - DRIFT Carbon Fiber Snow Travel Board

UAMMI New Products - September 27, 2017

Salt Lake City - Designed by two Utah-based snowboarders, the team specializes in graphic design and engineering. The carbon fiber boards and aluminum bindings of DRIFT Boards make them lighter than a two-liter soda bottle. DRIFT Boards are the first of their kind to combine a snowshoe, a cross-country ski,...

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