New Utah Industry Resource Alliance (UIRA) to Assist Utah Manufacturers

UAMMI Press - May 27, 2020

May 27, 2020
The Utah Industry Resource Alliance (UIRA) announces its official launch. UIRA provides all Utah manufacturers with a single, expert resource to help them improve their bottom line. UIRA delivers service and outreach to the manufacturing industry in the form of industry-specic training, mentoring and coaching, and becomes a trusted business advisor to its clients. The manufacturing industry is critical to Utah’s economy. UIRA is a vital economic development organization, chartered specifically to help Utah manufacturers..... Read More
New Utah Industry Resource Alliance (UIRA) to Assist Utah Manufacturers

UIRA provides all Utah manufacturers with a single, expert resource to help them improve their bottom line.

SLCC Uses Idle Facilities and Equipment to Make PPE’s

SLCC News - May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic began sweeping across the U.S. this past spring, people with different skill sets at Salt Lake Community College started brainstorming how they could use their talents and the school’s resources to make a key component of keeping people safe – masks. The result – thousands of masks are being delivered to places across Utah where they are needed most, thanks to a small army of employees and volunteers at SLCC’s Westpointe.... Read More
SLCC Uses Idle Facilities and Equipment to Make PPE’s

Peter Reed and other faculty at SLCC devised a way to use college resources for making durable, reusable masks – thousands of them.

Utah Advanced Materials Companies Manufacture PPEs

UAMMI Press - May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020
In the recent weeks the world has been scrambling to obtain essential Personal Protection Equipment (PPEs) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, many of Utah’s advanced materials companies have pivoted their production lines to make this equipment.  Here are a few examples of the great work being done: DPS Skis , Goal Zero, Petzl and Eastman Machine Company These four Utah companies recently joined forces to manufacture medical-grade reusable polycarbonate face shields for the.... Read More
Utah Advanced Materials Companies Manufacture PPEs

Many of Utah’s advanced materials companies have responded by pivoting their production lines to make PPE equipment.  This article is an example of a few of them.