August 2017

3-D printed furniture in UT Chancellor’s office

2017-08-30T16:00:39+00:00
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) – Big orange pride is beaming all across University of Tennessee’s campus just before school starts, but Chancellor Beverly Davenport’s office lobby is already dressed for the occasion.

When […]

3-D printed furniture in UT Chancellor’s office 2017-08-30T16:00:39+00:00

July 2017

Driving the future of manufacturing: Knoxville area poised to play key role in next-generation vehicle production

2017-08-30T15:39:32+00:00

Source (story and photo) Nashville Post

Author Peter Chawaga

Far from Silicon Valley’s hotbed of digital disruption, an East Tennessee city has become the seemingly unlikely home for technological firsts in auto manufacturing.

Specifically, Phoenix-based motor vehicle manufacturing company Local Motors has chosen Knoxville as a site for a “microfactory” that will […]

Driving the future of manufacturing: Knoxville area poised to play key role in next-generation vehicle production 2017-08-30T15:39:32+00:00

December 2016

3D Printing Bringing Innovation in Manufacturing to Knoxville, Eastern Tennessee’s “Innovation Valley”

2017-01-19T05:38:51+00:00

Source:  | Dec 8, 20163dprint.com

When I hit the road and head south, I’m usually going to visit my grandparents, who currently live about an hour west of Knoxville. I’ve spent many hours in my life driving through beautiful Tennessee, so I was pleasantly […]

3D Printing Bringing Innovation in Manufacturing to Knoxville, Eastern Tennessee’s “Innovation Valley” 2017-01-19T05:38:51+00:00

3D printing: East Tennessee’s next manufacturing boon

2017-01-19T05:38:54+00:00

Photo: A huge 3D printer in the process of creating a car body for Local Motors, an automaker with a soon-to-open plant in Knoxville, Tennessee | Local Motors

Source: Curbed.com

How Knoxville and its environs became a hotspot for the future of manufacturing

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3D printing: East Tennessee’s next manufacturing boon 2017-01-19T05:38:54+00:00

April 2016

The Nashville Ledger – Designing materials for future needs

2017-01-19T05:38:59+00:00

The Nashville Ledger recently published an article on the IACMI impact on the automotive industry in the State of Tennessee. The automotive industry will see the biggest transformation to meet the inevitable demand for more efficient, light-weight vehicles. Advanced composites provide a stronger, more light-weight product that metal materials are lacking. See full article from The Nashville Ledger below.

Designing […]

The Nashville Ledger – Designing materials for future needs 2017-01-19T05:38:59+00:00

February 2016

Large-scale advances in composites manufacturing

2017-01-19T05:39:06+00:00

Collaboration between industry, universities, and government agencies is making composite manufacturing faster, more efficient, and cost effective. Below is an article published by Composites Manufacturing Magazine announcing the latest innovations in additive manufacturing, automated production, machining, and molding methods.

Imagine going to a car dealership and ordering a new vehicle custom-made to your specifications, but […]

Large-scale advances in composites manufacturing 2017-01-19T05:39:06+00:00

November 2015

IACMI and Composites One Announce Educational Partnership

2017-01-19T05:39:07+00:00

KNOXVILLE, TENN. – (November 2, 2015) The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI– The Composites Institute) and Composites One, the nation’s leading distributor of composite materials, announced their new partnership to customers, exhibitors and the press during CAMX 2015 in Dallas.

Through the new partnership, Composites One, along with the […]

IACMI and Composites One Announce Educational Partnership 2017-01-19T05:39:07+00:00

October 2015

September 2015

3D printed house features carbon fiber from IACMI partner, DowAksa

2015-10-08T01:43:09+00:00

IACMI (The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation)- The Composites Institute partner, DowAksa, was an integral part of the cross-disciplinary research team that produced one of the most innovative 3-D printed structures in the world.

Read more from the DowAksa press release below.

To demonstrate an integrated approach to advanced manufacturing technologies […]

3D printed house features carbon fiber from IACMI partner, DowAksa 2015-10-08T01:43:09+00:00

IACMI Announces a Call for Proposals

2015-11-03T14:32:42+00:00

Less than three months after official launch, IACMI is announcing a CALL FOR PROPOSALS! IACMI solicits and will select project proposals that advance the application and deployment of high impact advanced composites. IACMI resources will be used to support collaborations with and among Members on selected projects. To learn more about IACMI projects, check out our […]

IACMI Announces a Call for Proposals 2015-11-03T14:32:42+00:00
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