Company Spotlight – Petersen Inc

Alicia Cunningham | CompanyWeek - July 11, 2018

Jul 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 Petersen's current, million-square-foot facility. "I'm looking at the garage right now." While the company has grown into one of the most respected welding and fabrication.... Read More
Company Spotlight – Petersen Inc

Petersen fabrication company is a critical piece to Utah's aerospace supply chain, operating the worldwide tooling warehouse for Boeing. However, it's their diversity that keeps them successful.

Company Spotlight – Conductive Composites

Justin Bott | UAMMI Press - June 7, 2018

Jun 7, 2018
George Hansen has always been fascinated with science.  Perhaps it began in first grade when his mom gave him a book on plate tectonics or maybe when his dad taught him about the table of nuclides when he was 10.  Whenever it began, George’s love of learning and experimentation has led him down a path of scientific entrepreneurship. In 1984, George was working as an engineer for a Fortune 500 company when he decided to.... Read More
Company Spotlight – Conductive Composites

"You can make anything with God’s 92 Lego’s. You just have to figure out how to put them together.”

Company Spotlight – Advanced Composites

Eric Peterson | CompanyWeek - May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018
CEO Randy Philpot steers Advanced Composites to booming growth in markets ranging from aerospace to kayaking. Engineering Technology, Inc. (Entec) started Advanced Composites in-house as a means of demonstrating the former company's filament-winding equipment for customers. Philpot came aboard in 1984 when the division was an afterthought, with three employees, and he started driving innovation and year-after-year growth. By the early 1990s, the division had nearly 15 employees and was a competitor of Entec's customers,.... Read More
Company Spotlight – Advanced Composites

CEO Randy Philpot steers Advanced Composites to booming growth in markets ranging from aerospace to kayaking.