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SAMPE-Utah Wins North America Chapter of the Year

UAMMI News | November 11, 2020

SAMPE North America recently announced the Utah chapter as the winner of its first Chapter of the Year Award! This new award recognizes the achievements and efforts of the SAMPE North America professional chapters in demonstrating the ideals of SAMPE at the national, regional, and local levels. As the winner,...

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COVID-19 Market Demand Analysis and Forecast for Utah Manufacturers 2021-2025

UIRA Press - November 09, 2020

Utah Industry Resource Alliance (UIRA), under CARES Act funding, released an in-depth economic study of the impacts of the COVID-19 induced recession on Utah’s manufactures and to forecast market demand to manage production levels. “The COVID-19 recession was sudden and steep.” according to economist Dr. Tulinda Larsen, Executive Director Utah’s...

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National News

UAMMI Signs Collaboration Agreement with the Graphene Council

UAMMI Press - November 19, 2020

The Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) recently signed a collaboration agreement with the Graphene Council, the largest trade and professional society for the research, development and application of graphene and related advanced materials. In the spirit of collaboration, the two organizations have agreed to support each others respective...

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SAMPE-Utah Wins North America Chapter of the Year

UAMMI News | November 11, 2020

SAMPE North America recently announced the Utah chapter as the winner of its first Chapter of the Year Award! This new award recognizes the achievements and efforts of the SAMPE North America professional chapters in demonstrating the ideals of SAMPE at the national, regional, and local levels. As the winner,...

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UAMMI Press

UAMMI Press

UAMMI Signs Collaboration Agreement with the Graphene Council

UAMMI Press - November 19, 2020

The Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) recently signed a collaboration agreement with the Graphene Council, the largest trade and professional society for the research, development and application of graphene and related advanced materials. In the spirit of collaboration, the two organizations have agreed to support each others respective...

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Chanel Flores to Join UAMMI as Deputy Director

UAMMI Press - November 19, 2020

The Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) recently announced that Chanel Flores is joining the organization to serve as Deputy Director beginning January 01, 2021.  During the transition, Ms. Flores will continue to serve as the Aerospace, Manufacturing & IT Director for the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development...

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Executive Director's Message

Executive Director's Message

Director's Message January 2021

UAMMI Press - January 14, 2021

Although we are all anxious to put 2020 in the rear-view mirror, and look forward to the promise of the new year, I would first like to reflect on what UAMMI was able to accomplish in 2020 and then look forward to what we have planned for 2021 Despite all...

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Directors Message November 2020

UAMMI Press - November 16, 2020

As many of you know, our UAMMI CrossTalk event was postponed last March due to health concerns. However, I am excited to announce that this event has now been rescheduled to be held in conjunction with CompositesWorld Carbon Fiber NOW conference on November 18-19, 2020. These two virtual events will...

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Company Spotlight

Company Spotlight

A Look Inside Hexcel's Sprawling Utah Campus

Jeff Sloan | CompositesWorld - July 23, 2020

Although it has progressed tremendously since its modern inception in the late 1960s, the “simple” chemical transformation that is the manufacture of carbon fiber, is a complex, capital-intensive and daunting process only practiced well by a handful of companies throughout the world. Each of these producers has a long history...

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Company Spotlight - Ottobock

ABC4Utah - May 10, 2019

Born out of a need to support world war one veterans, Ottobock is a global company with research, design and manufacturing teams based in the beehive state. “We are the world leaders in external prosthetics. We make prosthetics, orthotic and mobility equipment,” says Dave Wall, Chief Operating Officer of Ottobock’s...

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New Product Releases

New Product Releases

Rock West Composites Adds Aluminum Honeycomb Core Panels to Lineup

Rock West Press - July 23, 2020

This month Rock West Composites (RWC) announced the expansion of its sandwich panel lineup with the addition of new aluminum honeycomb core panels. Offering versions with carbon fiber composite and aluminum skins, customers can select light weight panels that suit their specific project requirements. The carbon fiber and aluminum honeycomb...

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Video - How to 3D Print With Carbon Fiber

UAMMI Press - June 25, 2020

When it comes to 3D printing there are not many options to 3D print composite materials in a way that retains the strength. However, a new process called Carbon Based Additive Manufacturing (CBAM) has recently been developed that may change all that. Our team at UAMMI has acquired a CBAM...

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