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We are delighted to be back at the Hennepin Technical College—Brooklyn Park Campus, on Tuesday, April 11, for the NFPA 2017 Minneapolis Regional Meeting. Hennepin Technical College, has one of the premier A.A.S. fluid power...

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Strategic Planning

Learn About the Latest Technologies at IFPE 2017

February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

See what’s new in fluid power at IFPE 2017. In addition to seeing state-of-the-art fluid power technologies in action on the show floor, attendees have multiple opportunities to learn about new developments and emerging technologies to...

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The Fluid Power Action Challenge not only reaches students in traditional classrooms, but has also engaged students who are homeschooled. The Tampa Bay HEAT Homeschool group recently received a grant from NFPA, which enabled teacher Samantha Porter...

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Annual Conference

Another Successful NFPA Annual Conference

February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Held at the beginning of February in Maui, Hawaii, the 2017 NFPA Annual Conference drew more than 200 overall attendees, with 78 member companies represented. Among the attendees were 21 who attended for the first...

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    By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation launched a new curriculum grant program this year that is providing awards to university engineering faculty to develop, replicate and disseminate high-quality,...

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We are still looking for reviewers to help evaluate the NFPA Robotics Challenge Scholarship applications. The streamlined review process will be done online, and we are expecting volunteers will spend about 10 hours total on reviewing....

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 1:00pm Eastern/ 12:00pm Central. Topics will include two or the recently funded research projects: the Efficient, Integrated, Freeform Flexible Hydraulic Actuator project as well...

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The first of the NFPA 2017 Regional Meetings will be held Tuesday, April 11, in Minneapolis. We will again partner with Hennepin Technical College, which has one of the premier A.A.S. fluid power programs in...

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2017 CCEFP Industry-University Summit April 4 – 6, 2017 Texas A&M University College Station, Texas Mark your calendars. The next CCEFP Industry-University Summit will be held at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at...

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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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