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    By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Three major government funding initiatives for fluid power research have so far come out of the fluid power industry’s successful partnership with the Center for Compact and Efficient...

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Andrea Vacca at the Maha Fluid Power Research Center

NFPA Visits Maha Fluid Power Research Center

November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pictured above: Professor Vacca explains a test bench that was funded in part by NFPA. In September, NFPA Workforce Program Manager Stephanie Scaccianoce and I had the pleasure of visiting the Maha Fluid Power Research...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. This penultimate webcast of the year will cover the funded Control and Prognostic of Electro-Hydraulic Machines project from Purdue University. Registration...

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By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has just announced up to $3 million of new funding for fluid power systems research for off-road vehicles. The Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) has...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO In follow-up to my recent post on my experience at the DOE workshop held at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to discuss the formation of a new, $5...

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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 (CCEFP). Ten new research projects have recently been selected for funding. One such project is...

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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 (CCEFP). Ten new research projects have recently been selected for funding. One such project is...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO On September 12, 2017, I attended what is sure to be an important event in the history of fluid power research. The U.S. Department of Energy held a workshop...

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  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO On September 8, 2017, I had the privilege of attending the third seminar of MSOE’s new Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). These quarterly, half-day seminars provide a platform for fluid...

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The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. The webcast will cover the funded Controlled Stirling Power Unit and Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing projects. Registration is...

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