Knoxville, Tenn., March 12, 2019 – IACMI-The Composites Institute, a 160+ member consortium committed to increasing domestic production capacity and manufacturing jobs across the U.S., has partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and composites industry leaders to develop an innovative snowboard prototype utilizing novel technologies engineered in Tennessee. The […]
Photo: MIT’s Infinite Cooling team, Maher Demak and Karim Khalil, photo credit energy.gov
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Infinite Cooling from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) took first place at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Cleantech University Prize (Cleantech UP) national collegiate business plan competition in […]
Collaboration is the word of the day as CAMX gets underway here in Dallas. Starting off the day on a high note, IACMI partners Rick Neff from BAAM CI (Big Area Additive Manufacturing-Cincinnati Incorporated) and Lonnie Love […]
Purdue facility is part of a national five-year, $259 million DOE initiative
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – More than 200 people attended a groundbreaking ceremony for the Indiana Manufacturing Institute, which is part of a $50 million project where Purdue University researchers will advance research of composite materials manufacturing to develop more energy-efficient technologies.
The 62,000-square-foot […]
A signing ceremony Wednesday marked the formal launch of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, a $259 million project to develop East Tennessee into an advanced manufacturing hub.
The focus of the public-private partnership will be on accelerating the use of composite materials, especially in transportation and energy applications, spurring the growth of high-paying jobs […]
On Jan. 9, the US Department of Energy (DoE) announced that it will add US$70 million to the US$189 million already committed to the University of Tennessee’s Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) for composites R&D. CW’s editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan asks, “What will come of this investment?”
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THE PRESIDENT: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans:
We are 15 years into this new century. Fifteen years that dawned with terror touching our shores; that unfolded with a new generation fighting two long and costly wars; that saw a vicious recession spread across our nation and […]
A Knoxville-area based consortium of 122 companies, nonprofits, universities and research laboratories is partnering with the Department of Energy to create a more than $250 million manufacturing innovation institute focused on U.S. leadership in next-generation composite materials.
Today, the President is announcing the latest in a series of partnerships aimed at boosting advanced manufacturing, fostering American […]
Energy Department Announces $17 Million to Advance Efficient, Environmentally-Friendly Highway Transportation TechnologiesHannah Jay2017-01-19T05:39:09-07:00
The Energy Department announced today $17.6 million for 14 cooperative agreements with small businesses and institutions of higher education to develop and deploy efficient and environmentally friendly highway transportation technologies that will help reduce petroleum use in the United States. The funding will go towards projects that pursue breakthrough approaches to providing Americans with greater […]
The Energy Department announced today up to $11.3 million for two projects that aim to advance the production of cost-competitive, high-performance carbon fiber material from renewable, non-food-based feedstocks, such as agricultural residues and woody biomass. Carbon fiber – a strong, lightweight material that can replace steel and other heavier metals – can lower the cost […]