March 10, 2019 | Source: LIFT
LIFT and IACMI – The Composites Institute hosted Michigan’s new Lt. Governor, Garlin Gilchrist, for a tour of the institutes’ Detroit facility in February.
Nov. 20, 2017 | Source: Dbusiness.com
Photo caption: The lightweight aftermarket car frame was designed by The Center and its partners.
The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center in Plymouth Township has designed a lightweight aftermarket car frame, along with body prototypes, that was displayed at the recent SEMA Show in Las Vegas.
The frame was developed by […]
Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center To Unveil New Lightweight Frame for Specialty Cars at 2017 SEMA ShowEmily King Kinsey2017-10-25T09:05:26-07:00
PLYMOUTH, Mich., Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center announced today plans to unveil its newly engineered lightweight aftermarket frames at the
Oct 5, 2017 | Source: Crain’s Detroit Business
Photo caption: Oakland County Students from Oakland Schools’ Technical Campus in Royal Oak take a look at the assembly process at auto supplier Henkel North America’s plant in Madison Heights during Manufacturing Day last year.
LIFT, IACMI, State and Local leaders Celebrate Manufacturing Day with Manufacturing Innovation Facility Ribbon Cutting in DetroitEmily King Kinsey2017-10-12T13:46:40-07:00
Detroit, Michigan, October 6, 2017 – Two Manufacturing USA institutes, The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) (Knoxville, Tenn.), and LIFT-Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow (Detroit, Mich.), celebrated Manufacturing Day on October 6, 2017, by cutting the ribbon on and hosting an open house at the new IACMI/LIFT manufacturing innovation facility […]
Institutes Hosting Detroit Middle School Students For Manufacturing Day
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October 7, 2016
DETROIT – October 7, 2016 — In celebration of Manufacturing Day, two Manufacturing USA institutes, LIFT- Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow and IACMI-The Composites Institute, announced today a combined investment of nearly $50 million in their shared manufacturing scale-up facility in Detroit.
The investment will […]
Jan. 16, 2016
SME’s Senior Editor, Michael Anderson joined the IACMI- The Composites Institute member meeting in Detroit, Michigan this week.
He summarized the member meeting, the IACMI-LIFT collaboration and provided a forward-looking glimpse at the next few months.
Here’s quick look at the article posted on SME.org:
On January 13 and 14, IACMI, the Knoxville, […]
The power of partnership was undeniable during the second day at CAMX. IACMI and the Closed Mold Alliance, including Magnum Venus Products and Composites One, stole the show during a live press collaboration announcement. The partnership will initiate four schools in 2016 focused on advanced processing and closed mold materials. The […]
Sept. 17, 2015
Vice President Biden today commended the composite institute’s decision to locate an industry collaboration facility in Detroit. The facility will support production-scale composite materials development focused on vehicle lightweighting in collaboration with automotive companies.
The scale-up facility is part of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), a national institute announced by President […]