UTK: DOE Officials Coming for Official Launch of $259 IACMI Project

  WHAT: The formal launch of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, a $259 million project announced by President Barack Obama during his January visit to East Tennessee. WHEN: 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 17 WHERE: Knoxville Convention Center BACKGROUND: IACMI will formally launch with Read More »

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UT-White House Picks UT to Lead National Composites Manufacturing Institute

  KNOXVILLE—President Obama will announce today that the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will lead the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, or IACMI, a $259 million public-private partnership. The Institute reflects a $70 million commitment from the U.S. Department of Energy and $189 million from Read More »