Snow College to Offer New Composites Program

Ben Lasseter | Sanpete Messenger - March 8, 2021

Mar 8, 2021
In response to surrounding areas becoming home to multiple composites manufacturing companies, Snow College is designing a program to fully prepare students to work in composites. The program intends to produce industry-ready candidates for manufacturing jobs across sectors including aerospace, fiberglass, sporting goods and many others. It will begin in the fall 2021 semester in partnership with ACT Aerospace in Gunnison. [caption id="attachment_8746" align="alignleft" width="286"] Instructor Chad Avery works with Snow College students in the.... Read More
Snow College to Offer New Composites Program

In response to surrounding areas becoming home to multiple composites manufacturing companies, Snow College is designing a program to fully prepare students to work in composites.

A Little Bit of Utah Lands on Mars

UAMMI Press -

Mar 8, 2021
Putting astronauts on Mars is a daunting task, not just because Mars is so much farther away than the moon but also because orbital mechanics argue for a stay of about 150 days on the surface, for a total of about two and a half years away from home. Aside from the physical, psychological, and emotional toll of such a long trip, the sheer amount of stuff that needs to be brought along is a.... Read More
A Little Bit of Utah Lands on Mars

When NASA's Perseverance rover landed on Mars, it took with it a highly sophisticated instrument called MOXIE, developed by a Utah company called OxEon Energy .

Composite Bike Wheel Manufacturer Moving to Richfield

The Enterprise - March 4, 2021

Mar 4, 2021
CSS Composites, a composites manufacturing company in Gunnison, UT, recently announced that it's relocating and building a 50,000 sqft facility in nearby Richfield, UT.  CSS manufactures high-performance bicycle wheels and rims for brands that use Fusion Fiber technology that CSS developed. For two years, the company has developed a new material and process of manufacturing Fusion Fiber in Gunnison. The $15 million project by CSS Composites was announced by the Economic Development Corporation of Utah.... Read More
Composite Bike Wheel Manufacturer Moving to Richfield

CSS Composites is building a 50,000-square-foot, highly automated manufacturing center, along with adding 20 new employees, in Richfield, UT by the end of 2022.