Utah Selected as Defense Manufacturing Community by DoD

GOED News - August 25, 2020

Aug 25, 2020
The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) announced today that on Aug. 17, 2020, the state of Utah was selected as one of six Defense Manufacturing Communities in the nation as part of the Defense Manufacturing Community Support Program (DMCSP) managed by the U.S. Department of Defense. GOED leads the Utah Defense Manufacturing Community (UDMC) with the Utah Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) as the initiative’s sub-lead. The UDMC consortium includes partners, supporters,.... Read More
Utah Selected as Defense Manufacturing Community by DoD

Utah was recently selected as a Defense Manufacturing Community by the U.S. Department of Defense. The selection is just one of six communities nationwide.

UAMMI Wins SAMPE’S Prestigious “Organizational Excellence” Award

UAMMI Press - August 14, 2020

Aug 14, 2020
The Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering (SAMPE) North America, selected the Utah Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Initiative (UAMMI) as the winner of their prestigious SAMPE 2020 Organizational Excellence Award – North America. This annual award is granted to organizations that exemplify the best of SAMPE from within the advanced materials and process community. Winners are selected from among industry, academia or government organizations. UAMMI was one of two winners selected by.... Read More
UAMMI Wins SAMPE’S Prestigious  “Organizational Excellence” Award

SAMPE North America selected UAMMI as the winner of their prestigious Organizational Excellence Award!

UAMMI Participates in Agility Prime TeamUp Event

UAMMI Press - July 22, 2020

Jul 22, 2020
Over two hundred companies around the world are developing transformative vertical flight aircraft for urban/advanced air mobility (UAM/AAM), using electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL, or some prefer autonomous-aVTOL or hybrid-hVTOL) technologies. These aircraft may incorporate non-traditional electric or hybrid propulsion for manned or unmanned operation, with an onboard pilot, remote pilot, or autonomous control. These vehicles are not drones, helicopters, airplanes, cars, trucks, motorcycles, SUVs, and some would adamantly say they are not flying.... Read More
UAMMI Participates in Agility Prime TeamUp Event

UAMMI's Executive Director, Dr. Tulinda Larsen, recently participated in a panel discussion to explore new products being developed in the emerging eVTOL/UAM market for disaster response, humanitarian aid, and logistics missions.