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HUSCO International brought fluid power education to a public audience when it sponsored a fluid power exhibit called Milwaukee Muscle at Discovery World Science and Technology Center, a popular educational destination on Milwaukee’s lakefront. As mentioned...

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FORCE America teamed up with Alexandria Technical and Community College again this year to sponsor a Fluid Power Action Challenge. In addition to the Challenge, the company hosted a tour of their facility for attending teachers....

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This spring, Husco sponsored and provided judges for a Fluid Power Action Challenge hosted at Waukesha STEM Academy. Current Action Challenge organizers Matt and James from Waukesha STEM Academy participated in the Challenge held at MSOE...

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Donations, whether made to the NFPA Foundation to support grant and scholarship programs or directly to the schools themselves, help bring fluid power equipment and education to more students, which in turn helps strengthen the fluid...

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In March, Price Engineering and Eaton Corporation sponsored a Fluid Power Action Challenge. A parent who attended the challenge at Waukesha County Technical College wrote a gracious, detailed letter. Here are some of the many...

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2017 FIRST Championship

NFPA Exhibits at FIRST® Championship

May 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

In April, the Workforce team traveled to Houston and St. Louis to promote the NFPA Robotics Challenge FIRST® Scholarship, a merit-based $40K scholarship that will be awarded to a high school senior who uses fluid power in his...

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In their third annual Fluid Power Action Challenge, Master Pneumatic and Macomb Community College hosted 108 sixth-grade students on 28 teams from Warren Consolidated School District’s Middle School Mathematics Science Technology Center [(MS)2TC]. The center...

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In March, Parker Hannifin Corporation sponsored and provided judges for a Fluid Power Action Challenge in Ohio. Twenty-three students from Chagrin Falls and Kenston Middle Schools participated in the event in which they designed and...

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On Friday, March 31st, 72 students on 19 teams filled the gymnasium at Waukesha Community Technical College to compete against their peers in the Fluid Power Action Challenge, sponsored by Price Engineering and Eaton Corporation....

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NFPA’s workforce team traveled to Dallas, TX for the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association’s 79th Annual Conference. This was a great opportunity for the NFPA’s fluid power workforce development and education initiatives to get...

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