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    by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Last February, NFPA partnered with the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) to coordinate visits to Congressional offices to advocate for new federal funding for fluid power...

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NFPA member news

Get More Out of IFPE 2017 at EEHPC

January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Attendees at IFPE 2017 have the opportunity to not only see existing technologies at work on the show floor, but also learn about new developments and emerging technologies during the Energy Efficient Hydraulics & Pneumatics...

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    by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Technology Roadmap is a document that describes an industry-wide consensus regarding the pre-competitive research and development needs associated with improving the design and function of fluid...

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Annual Conference

Take Advantage of the Member-Get-a-Member Program

December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

How would you like to attend an NFPA conference for FREE for introducing another fluid power company to NFPA? Who better than existing NFPA members, like you, to vouch for the benefits of NFPA membership to...

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industry trends, industry update

Monthly Industry Trends Update

December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

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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In August, we told you about Schroeder Industries making a generous donation to Rosedale Technical College in Pittsburgh, PA. Since NFPA helped bring the two together, Mark Simoneau, the hydraulics instructor at Rosedale, reached out to...

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Initiative Will Help Support NFPA’s Roadmapping Efforts     by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) has announced the formation of a new Fluid Power Industry Consortium (FPIC). MSOE, with its...

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    by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO In May 2016 I told you about 13 companies that signed on to a report supporting the inclusion of fluid power in an envisioned Manufacturing Innovation Institute (MII) on...

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NFPA member news

CCEFP Moves Forward on Strategic Priorities

November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

CCEFP Strategy Led by Faculty Experts and Industry Leaders The Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) continues to make progress toward its three strategic research priorities, those being the creation of fluid power...

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IFPE 2017

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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