Utah’s Larry Ashton Posthumously Honored with SAMPE Lubin Award

UAMMI Press - January 19, 2019

Jan 19, 2019
Larry Ashton, an advanced materials pioneer in Utah, was recently posthumously awarded the SAMPE George Lubin Award. He was made aware of the recognition during suffering health but passed away before he could receive the award in October 2018. The Lubin Award is named for George Lubin, an originator of reinforced plastics and pioneer in the development and implementation of advanced composites for primary structures. This award recognizes individuals for their significant contributions to the.... Read More
Utah’s Larry Ashton Posthumously Honored with SAMPE Lubin Award

Larry Ashton, an advanced materials pioneer in Utah, was recently posthumously awarded the SAMPE George Lubin Award.

USTAR-Supported Companies Bring Deep Tech Jobs to Utah’s Rural Economy

Brian Somers | Utah Policy - January 17, 2019

Jan 17, 2019
While Utah’s economy is booming on the Wasatch Front, the lingering effects of the Great Recession and technological changes in heavy industries, like mining, are still posing economic challenges for Utah’s rural counties. Parts of rural Utah are still struggling with net population loss, and slow, and sometimes even negative, economic growth. For example, in 2008, there were eight coal mines in Emery County; today there are just two. Daggett County, the state’s smallest county.... Read More
USTAR-Supported Companies Bring Deep Tech Jobs to Utah’s Rural Economy

New technologies and companies supported by Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) bring potential new economic growth opportunities to rural Utah.

Lee Aerospace Adds Certified Technicians in Provo

Business Air - January 16, 2019

Jan 16, 2019
With the start of the New Year, Lee Aerospace announces expansion of its Part 145 capabilities and its national presence across the United States, including Provo.  As of late December, the Lee Aerospace Part 145 Repair Station, #YLR863L, has added repair capabilities to include composite repairs on specific models for the main entry door assembly of the HondaJet.  In addition to the existing certificate rating, which originally focused primarily on transparencies, Lee Aerospace is now.... Read More
Lee Aerospace Adds Certified Technicians in Provo

Lee Aerospace has added more service technicians on the West Coast. Lee now will be dispatching additional certified technicians out of Provo, Utah to cover the western regions of the United States.