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  • NFPA's Economic Update Webinar
    18 2017 October

    Economic Update Webinar Next Week

    There is still time to register for the next NFPA Economic Update Webinar, taking place October 26 at 10am CST. Chris Steele, an economist with ITR Economics, returns to help NFPA members better understand the...

  • NFPA member news
    12 2017 October

    DOE Issues Notice of Intent for New Fluid Power Research Program

      By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO In follow-up to my recent post on my experience at the DOE workshop held at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to discuss the formation of a new, $5...

  • Education Roadmap road to horizon
    12 2017 October

    NFPA Visits Fluid Systems Components Technology Day

    This past month I had the opportunity to visit the Fluid Systems Components division of Certified Power, in DePere, Wisconsin. Fluid Systems Components (FSC) is a distributor of hydraulic and pneumatic products and a builder...

Last week was a busy week for two of NFPA’s fluid power U.S. technical advisory groups (TAGs). Technical Committee 131’s Subcommittee Six (SC 6) on contamination/filters met in Madison, Wisconsin and Subcommittee Four (SC 4)...

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NFPA member news

Video: 2017 NFPA Update

September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   The latest CEO video is a re-recording of the presentation I gave at the 2017 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference. The presentation covers basic information and updates from...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. The webcast will cover the funded Controlled Stirling Power Unit and Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing projects. Registration is...

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Milwaukee Regional at Miller Park

See Who’s Attending the Milwaukee Regional

September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Milwaukee Regional Meeting October 10, 2017, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Friday’s Front Row Grill (Miller Park) Milwaukee, WI See Who’s Attending The list of attendees for the first of NFPA’s 2017 Fall Regional Meetings...

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Education Roadmap road to horizon

Video: 2017 Update to NFPA Technology Roadmap

September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The latest CEO video is a re-recording of the presentation I gave at the 2017 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference Technology Roadmap Forum lunch session, which covered the content of...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   If you are already planning to attend the PTC Asia tradeshow, October 31 – November 3, 2017, in Shanghai, China, and would be willing to represent NFPA at...

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NFPA Foundation Update

Video: 2017 NFPA Foundation Update

September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The latest CEO video is a re-recording of the presentation I gave at the 2017 Industry and Economic Outlook Conference. The presentation covers basic information and updates from the...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   A new publication, the 2017 NFPA Technology Roadmap: Improving the Design and Function of Fluid Power Components and Systems, has been published by the National Fluid Power Association....

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This fall, NFPA’s schedule of Regional Meetings again includes Cleveland, with the second annual Cleveland Regional Meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 9.  Like last year, it will again be held at The City Club in downtown Cleveland. NFPA Regional Meetings offer a...

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MSOE FPIC

FPIC Seminar Series Continues September 8

August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) September 8, 2017 InterContinental Hotel Milwaukee, WI Register Here Learn more about energy efficient hydraulic fluids at MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC), September 8, 2017 at the InterContinental Hotel in...

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