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Utah Lt. Governor to Speak at Composites Workshop

Composites One Press - August 16, 2018

Composites One is pleased to announce that Spencer J. Cox, Lieutenant Governor of Utah, will make the keynote address at Fly Away with Composites, an advanced composites workshop focused on the aerospace and consumer recreation markets. Lt. Governor Cox is scheduled to address workshop attendees at 12:15 pm on Tuesday,...

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BizReports Ranks Salt Lake City as 2nd Lowest Cost-Area for Aerospace Industry

Wayne T. Price | Florida Today - August 16, 2018

Utah has been enjoying the top spots of many business rankings in recent years.  It turns out that aerospace industry is no different.John Boyd, of Boyd Co. Inc./ BizReports, a New Jersey-based location consultant which focuses on the aerospace industry, just dropped off his latest report ranking the U.S. areas...

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National News

National News

Utah Lt. Governor to Speak at Composites Workshop

Composites One Press - August 16, 2018

Composites One is pleased to announce that Spencer J. Cox, Lieutenant Governor of Utah, will make the keynote address at Fly Away with Composites, an advanced composites workshop focused on the aerospace and consumer recreation markets. Lt. Governor Cox is scheduled to address workshop attendees at 12:15 pm on Tuesday,...

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Trump promotes job training as employers search for workers

Good4Utah | Good4Utah - August 16, 2018

President Trump is echoing what manufacturing employers have expressed about the labor shortage here in Utah. Promoting a robust economy, President Donald Trump pressed U.S. companies and trade associations on Thursday to enhance their job training programs as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies. "We need people...

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UAMMI Press

UAMMI Press

UAMMI to Co-Host Composites One Demo Event & Workshop

UAMMI Press - July 12, 2018

Davis Technical College & UAMMI are proudly hosting a two-day demo event and workshop from Composites One. Organized by Composites One, the Closed Mold Alliance and IACMI's Composite Institute, this event will be the first of its kind held in the inter-mountain west.  Fly Away with Composites!, is a two-day...

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UAMMI Participates in Inaugural STEM City Event

UAMMI Press - July 10, 2018

UAMMI recently participated in the first ever STEM City at the Warriors Over the Wasatch Air Show at Hill Air Force Base on June 23-24, 2018. STEM City was a unique attraction organized by the state STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) group and the STEM program manager at Hill Air...

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Executive Director's Message

Executive Director's Message

Director's Message August 2018 - Global Awareness

August 07, 2018

Friends, A few weeks ago I attended the Farnborough International Tradeshow in the UK.  It is one of the largest airshows of its kind in the world.  Along with exciting aircraft there were thousands of companies displaying just about every product and service you can imagine within the aerospace industry....

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Director's Message July 2018 - Future Workforce

UAMMI Press - July 12, 2018

Friends, As many of you know, one of the challenges of growing the advanced materials and manufacturing industry in Utah is finding and retaining qualified employees. This is a trial for many companies and is a frequent topic of discussion as we meet with people across the state.  With unemployment...

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Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight - Powerblanket

Alicia Cunningham | CompanyWeek - August 08, 2018

In 2005, the Powerblanket company began by trying to solve a single problem- how to keep keep new concrete warm in the winter so that it would cure with maximum strength. That question drove the creation of the Powerblanket Concrete Curing Blanket, which, in turn, changed the the concrete calendar...

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Company Spotlight - Petersen Inc

Alicia Cunningham | CompanyWeek - July 11, 2018

Petersen Inc. is a critical piece to the aerospace supply chain, operating the worldwide tooling warehouse for Boeing.  However, it's their diversity that keeps them successful. Dennis Petersen started the company in a garage on the west side of Ogden in 1961. "It's right next door," says Mark Jenkins from...

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New Product Releases

New Product Releases

New Product - KLOS Full-Sized Guitar

KLOS Press May 14, 2018

The Utah based KLOS company has officially launched production of full-size carbon fiber guitars. KLOS Guitars has taken the experience from shipping nearly 2000 travel guitars to over 70 countries and all 50 states and selling hundreds of carbon fiber ukuleles to now finally present the full size guitar. The...

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New Product - PreVABS Preprocessor by Analyswift

Analyswift Press April 08, 2018

AnalySwift, LLC, a Utah company that provides efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, recently announced that a versatile new preprocessor called PreVABS is now available to users of the powerful VABS composite blade simulation software. The VABS software is an engineering code for rigorous simulation of...

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