A Look Inside Hexcel’s Sprawling Utah Campus

Jeff Sloan | CompositesWorld - July 23, 2020

Jul 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 of manufacturing carbon fiber and relies on a carefully cultivated and closely held formula that provides a much-valued competitive advantage. It is for these reasons.... Read More
A Look Inside Hexcel’s Sprawling Utah Campus

Hexcel, which is one of the world’s largest suppliers of carbon fiber, opened its doors to CompositesWorld and offered a glimpse of the scale, precision, speed and quality that are hallmarks of a world-class carbon fiber production process.

AnalySwift Awarded Grant from NASA

AnalySwift Press - January 27, 2020

Jan 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 its SwiftComp software, technology that provides efficient, high-fidelity modeling of deployable structures made of high-strain composites. AnalySwift will work with researchers at Purdue University to conduct the.... Read More
AnalySwift Awarded Grant from NASA

“This is an outstanding recognition and validation of our technology,”

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.