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Fluid Power Challenge, CCEFP, Lab Grant Updates, Workforce Initiatives.

  • Fluid Power Robotics Scholarship
    22 2017 March

    NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship Deadline Approaching

    The deadline for students involved in the 2017 FIRST® Robotics Challenge to apply to the NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship is coming up May 1. Mentors and sponsoring companies are encouraged to inform their teams of the opportunity. The scholarship...

  • 2017 Daman Fluid Power Action Challenge
    22 2017 March

    Daman Completes Seventh Year as Fluid Power Action Challenge Host

    Daman Products Company held its seventh annual Fluid Power Action Challenge on March 3 at Bethel College. Jimtown Junior High took home not only the Overall Champion trophy, but also the Team Challenge Award. Other...

  • CCEFP Webinar
    22 2017 March

    2017 CCEFP Fluid Power Research Webinar Series Continues March 29

    The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. Topics will include the Simulation, Rheology and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Fluids project, which is one of the recently funded research projects. Brian...

The deadline for students involved in the 2017 FIRST® Robotics Challenge to apply to the NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship is coming up May 1. Mentors and sponsoring companies are encouraged to inform their teams of the opportunity. The scholarship...

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Daman Products Company held its seventh annual Fluid Power Action Challenge on March 3 at Bethel College. Jimtown Junior High took home not only the Overall Champion trophy, but also the Team Challenge Award. Other...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. Topics will include the Simulation, Rheology and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Fluids project, which is one of the recently funded research projects. Brian...

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Waukesha Community Technical College and member companies Eaton Corporation and Price Engineering recently partnered to host a Workshop Day as a part of their spring Fluid Power Action Challenge. Turnout was strong — 22 teams from...

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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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We’ve written before about the fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power. Ten new research projects have recently been selected for funding. One such project is the...

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CCEFP Industry-University Summit April 4-6, 2017 Texas A&M University College Station, Texas Register now for the spring CCEFP Industry-University Summit at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX, April 4 – 6, 2017. The Center...

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In February, NFPA member O-ring Sales and Service Inc. partnered with Inventive Engineering Solutions and hosted an NFPA Student Career Connections Program. Together, they organized a company tour for high school students at their testing...

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We’ve written before about the fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power. Ten new research projects have recently been selected for funding. One such project is the...

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Stephanie Scaccianoce joined NFPA on February 20 as an Association Program Manager for middle and high school workforce programs. She comes to us having recently worked as the Program Manager to Media Star Promotions where...

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