SLCC Uses Idle Facilities and Equipment to Make PPE’s

SLCC News - May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic began sweeping across the U.S. this past spring, people with different skill sets at Salt Lake Community College started brainstorming how they could use their talents and the school’s resources to make a key component of keeping people safe – masks. The result – thousands of masks are being delivered to places across Utah where they are needed most, thanks to a small army of employees and volunteers at SLCC’s Westpointe.... Read More
SLCC Uses Idle Facilities and Equipment to Make PPE’s

Peter Reed and other faculty at SLCC devised a way to use college resources for making durable, reusable masks – thousands of them.

Utah Advanced Materials Companies Manufacture PPEs

UAMMI Press - May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020
In the recent weeks the world has been scrambling to obtain essential Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, many of Utah’s advanced materials companies have pivoted their production lines to make this equipment.  Here are a few examples of the great work being done: DPS Skis , Goal Zero, Petzl and Eastman Machine Company These four Utah companies recently joined forces to manufacture medical-grade reusable polycarbonate face shields for the.... Read More
Utah Advanced Materials Companies Manufacture PPEs

Many of Utah’s advanced materials companies have responded by pivoting their production lines to make PPE equipment.  This article is an example of a few of them.

Utah Outdoor Companies Join Forces to Manufacture PPE for Healthcare Workers

DPS Skis Press | DPS Skis Blog - May 7, 2020

May 7, 2020
DPS Skis, Goal Zero, Petzl and Eastman Machine Company have joined forces to manufacture medical-grade reusable polyethylene face shields for the Utah Department of Health. The combined efforts and resources of the four highly-respected brands has resulted in the expeditious manufacturing of key Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the medical community in response to the COVID-19 crisis. “Our entire team is proud to be contributing to the nationwide effort of PPE production and are humbled.... Read More
Utah Outdoor Companies Join Forces to Manufacture PPE for Healthcare Workers

DPS Skis, Goal Zero, Petzl and Eastman Machine Company have joined forces to manufacture medical-grade reusable polyethylene face shields for the Utah Department of Health.