Gov. Herbert Visits Stadler Rail Facility in Switzerland

Governor.Utah.Gov - June 18, 2019

Jun 18, 2019
Stadler Rail has just opened a new permanent manufacturing location in Utah. This state-of-the-art facility — just five minutes from the Salt Lake City Airport — builds rail cars for transit authorities around the country and projects to employ 1,000 workers and generate nearly $576 million in wages. Last Friday, Gov. Herbert visited Stadler Rail’s main facility in Bussneg, Switzerland, where he met with the global leadership of Stadler and saw their efforts to expand.... Read More
Gov. Herbert Visits Stadler Rail Facility in Switzerland

Gov. Herbert visited Stadler Rail’s main facility in Bussneg, Switzerland. Stadler's North American facility is in Utah.

UAMMI, Impossible Objects Build Composite Parts for U.S. Air Force

UAMMI Press - May 27, 2019

May 27, 2019
UAMMI recently created and fit-checked its first carbon fiber 3D printed part for the Air Force- a first aid kit restraint strap for the B-1 aircraft at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma. A year ago, the Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) was awarded federal funds to create carbon fiber additive manufactured parts (“3D printed”) for the United States Air Force. The goal was to replace broken parts on older legacy aircraft since.... Read More
UAMMI, Impossible Objects Build Composite Parts for U.S. Air Force

UAMMI is using Impossible Objects’ composite 3D printing technology to build 3D-printed carbon fiber/thermoplastic replacement parts for defense aircraft.

Utah Among Top 10 for Tech-Driven Manufacturing

Taylor Girardi-Schachter | Global Trade Magazine - May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019
There are few phrases that give workers pause like “tech-driven manufacturing.” After all, with wild doomsday scenarios like robots taking all the jobs, it’s easy to see this emerging field as a bad thing. But tech-driven manufacturing is anything but bad—it’s actually quite positive—and not just for workers, but for businesses and consumers, too. It may seem counter-intuitive that increasing reliance upon technology is a good thing, but tech-driven manufacturing allows workers more freedom to.... Read More
Utah Among Top 10 for Tech-Driven Manufacturing

Manufacturing is a $20 billion plus a year industry in the state of Utah, with more salaries paid to manufacturing workers than any other industry besides government.