June 2017

ACMA Announces 2017 Membership Award Winners

2017-08-30T15:46:07+00:00

Source: ACMA

June 21, 2017 (Arlington, Va.) – The American Composites Manufacturers Association(ACMA) is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 ACMA Membership Awards, sponsored by BestBath, Johns Manville and North American Composites.

Each year, ACMA is proud to provide a platform for its exceptional […]

ACMA Announces 2017 Membership Award Winners 2017-08-30T15:46:07+00:00

December 2016

Precursor Fiber Spinning Capabilities Showcased at University of Kentucky CAER Demo Day

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

Photo: Precursor fiber spinning line at the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research

The University of Kentucky (UK) Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) and IACMI-The Composites Institute hosted a demonstration event featuring the unique precursor fiber capabilities on December 5th at the UK CAER. The event was highly participated by industry, […]

Precursor Fiber Spinning Capabilities Showcased at University of Kentucky CAER Demo Day 2017-01-19T05:38:51+00:00

A Race To Replace: How Swapping Steel For Composites Will Make Cars More Efficient

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

Source: Forbes.com

By Teresa Meek

For years, automakers have longed for a vehicle that possesses the strength of steel without the weight that drives down fuel efficiency. New composite materials could be the answer, but getting them to market has involved years of testing.

Engineers at Purdue University in Indiana say they could cut that time in half.

Purdue […]

A Race To Replace: How Swapping Steel For Composites Will Make Cars More Efficient 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

November 2016

Dayton, Ohio workshop trains more than 120 in composite processes

2017-08-30T10:31:58+00:00

Composites One, the Closed Mold Alliance, along with Magnum Venus Products, and The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) presented “Flyways to Highways: How Advanced Composites and High Performance Materials Will Get You Where You’re Going” to more than 120 attendees during a two-day, in depth workforce program this November. The […]

Dayton, Ohio workshop trains more than 120 in composite processes 2017-08-30T10:31:58+00:00

October 2016

Composites Workshop in Indiana Focuses on the Benefits of Modeling & Simulation

2017-01-19T05:38:55+00:00

Knoxville, TN, December XX, 2016The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation—More than 120 attendees experienced the August training event, “P2P Composites: Prototyping to Process for Composites,” held at the $50M Indiana Manufacturing Institute in Purdue Research Park, where only days before, the new, state-of-the-art facility received a ribbon cutting ceremony. Lead in partnership with […]

Composites Workshop in Indiana Focuses on the Benefits of Modeling & Simulation 2017-01-19T05:38:55+00:00

June 2016

Engineering Partnership Boosts Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus

2017-01-19T05:38:57+00:00

Two members of IACMI’s Board of Directors, Dr. Taylor Eighmy and Dr. Stacey Patterson, participated in the ceremonial event.

Source: CherokeeFarm.org

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., to relocate firm to research park

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus announced that Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) will be the first private tenant at the […]

Engineering Partnership Boosts Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus 2017-01-19T05:38:57+00:00

Superior Composites Expands Kentucky facility

2016-06-03T16:23:00+00:00

Manufacturer of glass fiber reinforcements to increase capacity and R&D capabilities.

Core IACMI states including Kentucky, Tennessee, Colorado, Michigan, Ohio and Indiana are experiencing increased economic development activity created by composites companies expanding facilities and hiring employees to meet the demand created by increased use of advanced composites in manufacturing.  This was announced earlier in 2016 and the […]

Superior Composites Expands Kentucky facility 2016-06-03T16:23:00+00:00

May 2016

Election Results Are In!

2016-05-26T18:18:34+00:00

Election Results for IACMI’s Advisory Boards

Elections for the SME, OEM and Premium Board of Directors and Technical Advisory Board seats have concluded.

The results are as follows:

Tom Drye (TechmerES) has been elected to represent small and medium enterprises on the Board of Directors.

Peter Hedger Jr. (MVP) has been elected to represent small and medium enterprises on the […]

Election Results Are In! 2016-05-26T18:18:34+00:00

November 2015

BIOVIA Webinar

2015-12-04T19:35:38+00:00

Learn more about Dassault Systemes software, BIOVIA this Friday, December 4 at 1pm. BIOVIA will be available for IACMI members.

BIOVIA is the industry-leading portfolio focused on integrating the diversity of science, experimental processes, and information requirements across research, and manufacturing. Capabilities cover scientific data management; biological, chemical, […]

BIOVIA Webinar 2015-12-04T19:35:38+00:00
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