Air Force to Hold 3D Printing Olympics in Utah

Anas Essop | 3D Printing Industry - December 19, 2019

Dec 19, 2019
With 3D printing playing a part in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, the U.S. Air Force has taken it one step further by organizing an entire Olympic event around the technology. Hosted by the Air Force’s Rapid Sustainment Office (RSO), the Advanced Manufacturing Olympics Event invites different participants, from additive manufacturing companies and traditional defense contractors, to tech startups and universities, to compete in a number of design challenges.  By holding the event, the Air Force.... Read More
Air Force to Hold 3D Printing Olympics in Utah

This inaugural Advanced Manufacturing Olympics will take place July 7-10, 2020 in Salt Lake City.

HAFB Part of Innovation Group Nominated for Award

Air Force Sustainment Center News - October 1, 2019

Oct 1, 2019
Air Force Material Command is recognizing the Air Force Sustainment Center Innovation Center Team for their many applications of technological advances by nominating the team for the national Gears of Government Award. “These guys are doing incredible things every day with this technology,” said Lt. Col. Christopher Blackwell, director of AFSC Innovation Centers. “It is exciting to see. I really think this is a strong candidate to go far.” The Gears of Government Award recognizes.... Read More
HAFB Part of Innovation Group Nominated for Award

The Rapid Engineering of Composites, Low observables and Innovative Materials Lab at Hill Air Force Base, along with others, has saved the Air Force millions of dollars through reverse engineering and the 3D printing of parts, tooling and even prototype circuit boards.

Ventum Racing Bikes Announces HQ Move to Utah

SBGMedia - September 20, 2019

Sep 20, 2019
Ventum, maker of performance racing bicycles and the Official Global Bike Partner of Ironman, announced that it has raised a round of funding and that it is moving to Heber City, UT. Proceeds from the investment round will be used to fund Ventum’s ongoing growth and new product development. Over the next five years, Ventum projects to increase sales to over 40,000 bikes across road cycling and triathlon as well as new market segments, driving.... Read More
Ventum Racing Bikes Announces HQ Move to Utah

"Our new home in Utah meets all of our criteria, plus having the mountains and trails right outside is going to come in handy for the bikes we’re working on next.”