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Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) in Elizabethtown, Kentucky is a comprehensive community and technical college, serving the region since 1964. The school’s Industrial Maintenance Technology program offers a hands-on approach to students who want...

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In 2014, Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas received a $25,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase learning systems with learning activity packets that...

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In 2015, South Central College in North Mankato, Minnesota received a $23,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase two cavitation simulators with accumulator...

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In Memoriam: Lexair Founder Passes Away

March 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

In Memoriam Clifford Allen Jr. passed away on February 23, 2017 at the age of 90. He studied engineering in college and founded Lexair, Inc. in 1977, where he went on to be awarded 13...

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In 2015, South Central College in North Mankato, Minnesota received a $23,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase two cavitation simulators with accumulator...

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In August, we told you about Schroeder Industries making a generous donation to Rosedale Technical College in Pittsburgh, PA. Since NFPA helped bring the two together, Mark Simoneau, the hydraulics instructor at Rosedale, reached out to...

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One of the association’s strategic objectives is to help increase the number of technically trained people capable of integrating and applying fluid power, and connect them to careers in the fluid power industry. NFPA works...

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The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation has awarded a $25,000 fluid power lab grant to Cleveland Community College in Shelby, NC. The school will use the funds to purchase a new hydraulic trainer and upgrade...

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Many of the NFPA grant programs work to develop fluid power trainers or other teaching lab equipment at 2-year technical schools and 4-year universities. Material and fluid power component donations from industry are needed to help...

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There’s no more doubling up on training equipment at Central Community College. A grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation has made it possible for the school to purchase additional hydraulic and pneumatic training stations...

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