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By Kim Stelson, Director of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power As you may already know, the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is in the process of...

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Spring Regional Meetings

Spring Regional Meetings in Bloom

March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The NFPA 2017 spring Regional Meetings schedule is complete! The 2017 Minneapolis Regional meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, with strong registration to-date. Use this link to see who is already registered. Hennepin College, Brooklyn Park...

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The Fluid Power Action Challenge has been generating significant interest among students and teachers. The classroom activity grants and our offered curriculum are helping teachers to establish a solid, ongoing, foundation for fluid power education....

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Strategic Planning

NFPA Members Invited to March 31 FPIC Seminar

March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

    By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Fluid Power Industrial Consortium March 31, 2017 Intercontinental Hotel Milwaukee Register Here NFPA is a supporting partner of the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC),...

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As many of you may know, the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) is the leading source of hydraulic and pneumatic industry data. Members get and use our data in a variety of ways to run...

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IFPE 2017

Another Record-Breaking IFPE

March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

IFPE 2017 and its co-located partner, CONEXPO-CON/AGG, broke records March 7-11 in Las Vegas. The two shows spanned a record 2.8 million net square feet of exhibit space and featured a record 2,800-plus exhibitors. IFPE...

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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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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The world of fluid power came together at a unique event held in conjunction with the recent IFPE trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada. The 2017 World Fluid Power...

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