Director’s Message Sept 2018 – Utah Companies Keeping Us Safe

UAMMI Press - September 25, 2018

Sep 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 held our annual UAMMI board retreat, which happened to fall on September 11.  As a result, during our activities we invited people to share where.... Read More
Director’s Message Sept 2018 – Utah Companies Keeping Us Safe

The advanced materials industry in Utah makes parts that fortify our military and keep our country safe.

Director’s Message August 2018 – Global Awareness

August 7, 2018

Aug 7, 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.  It was a unique experience to see so many industry companies in one place.     As a representative of UAMMI, I attended the show to.... Read More
Director’s Message August 2018 – Global Awareness

As I visited and observed some of the hundreds of companies that were there and the daily events, I came away with a very positive outlook for Utah’s position in this industry.

Director’s Message July 2018 – Future Workforce

UAMMI Press - July 12, 2018

Jul 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 at record lows throughout the country there is not an easy solution but there are many who are trying to make a difference. Of the.... Read More
Director’s Message July 2018 – Future Workforce

UAMMI recently participated in the inaugural STEM City event at the Hill Air Force Base Air Show. It was an entire hangar filled with STEM related activities and information designed to engage children and teens in our industry.