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Two Utah Composites Companies Win U.S. Air Force Small Business Technology Transfer Grants

UAMMI Press - October 28, 2020

Two Utah composite materials companies recently won three Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants from the United States Air Force (USAF) for their innovative concepts which aim to solve defense-related problems. The winning proposals were developed with the help of the Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) and focus...

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The Enterprise Publishes Utah Manufacturing Report

The Enterprise - September 02, 2020

The Enterprise - Utah's Business Journal, a 45 year old business publication covering Salt Lake, Utah, Davis and Weber counties, recently published a special Utah manufacturing report. It's got some great insight, including an article from UAMMI's Executive Director, Dr. Tulinda Larsen. Click here to see to see the free...

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National News

National News

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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AnalySwift Awarded Grant from NASA

AnalySwift Press - January 27, 2020

An innovation that helps speed the design of fishing rods, skis and cell phone electronics soon will help NASA do its work in space. Utah's AnalySwift LLC recently announced that they received a Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant from NASA. The STTR award will help the company further develop...

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UAMMI Press

UAMMI Press

Two Utah Composites Companies Win U.S. Air Force Small Business Technology Transfer Grants

UAMMI Press - October 28, 2020

Two Utah composite materials companies recently won three Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants from the United States Air Force (USAF) for their innovative concepts which aim to solve defense-related problems. The winning proposals were developed with the help of the Utah Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) and focus...

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Advanced Materials for Drones - Presentation by Dr. Tulinda Larsen

UAMMI Press | September 02, 2020

DJI is the largest manufacturer of drones in the world.  Each year they hold a users conference to discuss drone innovations and the industries future. This year the conference was held virtually and had over 1,000 attendees, which is more than previous in-person conferences! At the conference, UAMMI's Executive Director,...

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Executive Director's Message

Executive Director's Message

Directors Message September 2020 - Exciting News!

UAMMI Press - September 02, 2020

Great things are happening in Utah! The last few months have been a whirlwind of activity across Utah’s advanced manufacturing ecosystem and I am excited to share some of them with you.  First off, we did it! Utah has been officially designated as a Defense Manufacturing Community by the U.S....

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Directors Message July 2020 - Moving Forward

UAMMI Press - July 22, 2020

Greetings, The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in numerous lifestyle and business changes across our great nation and state. During these changes, UAMMI has remained committed to helping Utah advanced materials and advanced manufacturing companies succeed while we all adapt. One such way we are doing this is by implementing the...

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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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