Local News

Local News

Utah's Rock West Composites Opens New Production Facility in Tijuana

Business Insider - November 12, 2018

Rock West Composites recently held the grand opening of its new composites production facility in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. In attendance were key customers, employees and support staff that helped establish this operation. The grand opening event included a tour of the facilities, a presentation on business objectives, and a...

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Utah's Eclipse Composites Develops Long Fiber Composite Stamping Process For High Volume Applications

Textile World - November 10, 2018

Eclipse Composites Engineering Inc. has developed a proprietary composite stamping process as a novel solution to increasing demand for high volume, tightly toleranced composites structures. Several years in development, ECE recently unveiled a composite segmented manpack antenna made with an innovative composite stamping process, meeting all the requirements of traditional...

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National News

National News

Utah Composites One Facility Receives AS9120 RevB Multi-Site Certification

Composites One Press - November 06, 2018

Composites One recently announced that EAGLE Registrations Inc., a third-party certification body who audits businesses to meet international standards, awarded several Composites One LLC locations the AS9120 RevB Multi-Site Certification, which includes the ISO9001:2015 Standard. Those locations include Lenexa, Kansas; Monessen, Pennsylvania; Rock Hill, South Carolina; Salt Lake City, Utah;...

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The first graphene jacket is here, and it’s magical

Jesus Diaz | Fast Company- September 10, 2018

At $695 a pop, Vollebak’s new graphene jacket isn’t for everyone. But if even half of what its creators promise is true, it could be worth every cent. According to the company, it shares many of the magical properties of graphene–absorbing heat and then warming you up over time, conducting...

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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 Nov 2018 - Telling Utah's Story

UAMMI Press - November 16, 2018

Last month, members of the UAMMI team represented Utah’s advanced materials industry at the CAMX 2018 show in Dallas.  Over 5,000 industry members and 500+ exhibitors attended this expanding show, which is now the biggest of its kind in the United States. Along with several Utah companies, UAMMI had a...

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Director's Message Sept 2018 - Utah Companies Keeping Us Safe

UAMMI Press - September 25, 2018

Friends, This month many of us have reflected on the tragic events that took place 17 years ago on September 11, 2001.  For many, it was a day of fear and uncertainty as terror attacks were carried out across many cities in our great nation. A few weeks ago, we...

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Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight - Coaxed

Justin Bott | UAMMI Press - September 25, 2018

Dave Rupp was born to be an entrepreneur. With a love for the outdoors and a keen eye for design, he grew up constantly thinking of new products to design and build.  A few years ago, Dave did just that by creating his own company and successfully developing a new...

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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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New Product Releases

New Product Releases

New Product - PureTrek Carbon Fiber Water Purifier/Trekking Pole

September 26, 2018

Utah companies, PureTrek & Swarm Design, have developed the the worlds first trekking pole water purifier. It combines two must have hiking products into one quick and easy to access water filtration system on the go. PureTrek was founded by Kyle Stringham, a Utah native.  The product was born out...

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New Product - ENVE M7 35mm Handlebar & Stem

Matt Miller | Singletracks- September 08, 2018

After years of only offering a 31.8mm diameter stem, ENVE finally coughed up a 35mm option for a stem and handlebar. The M7 stem and handlebar are marketed to the enduro crowd and are ENVE’s only 35mm option. Even their M9 downhill bars are offered in a 31.8mm diameter, so...

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