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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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The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   The next seminar of MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) will be held on June 2, 2017 at Precision Plus in Elkhorn, WI. The focus will be on the...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. Topics will include the recent Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge, which took place at Danfoss in Ames, Iowa. Celine Cabana of FD-Groups...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO On April 28, 2017, I attended the Fluid Power Action Challenge hosted by Caterpillar and Joliet Junior College in Joliet, Illinois. If you’re not familiar with the program, the...

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The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in...

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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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The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in...

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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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