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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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Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) June 2, 2017 Precision Plus Swiss Turned Components Elkhorn, WI Register Here After a successful first seminar, the second FPIC half-day educational event has been scheduled for Friday, June 2, 2017, at...

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Video: Project AME 3D Printed Cab

October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’ve written recently about the media event at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory surrounding Project AME, the production of the world’s first 3-D printed hydraulic excavator (read the article here). The completed excavator is set to...

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Project AME Sneak Peek at ORNL

October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I recently made a trip down to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to check on the progress of Project AME—the world’s first 3D-printed hydraulic excavator. (That’s it under...

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by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I got a good look at some possible additive manufacturing applications for fluid power on my recent tour of the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) for additive manufacturing at the Oak...

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By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Had to share one more picture from my recent tour of the Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) for additive manufacturing at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. As I’ve mentioned...

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by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I’ve been asked that question more than once in the past few months, mostly by NFPA members who are beginning to examine the emerging technology of additive manufacturing and make...

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Fluid Power and Additive Manufacturing

September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

  l l by Eric Lanke One of the biggest splashes at the recent IMTS show in Chicago was the 3D-printed car. In case you haven’t heard the news, the folks at Oak Ridge National...

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