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HAWE North America celebrates 20th birthday

HAWE Hydraulik – leading manufacturer of high quality components – celebrated 20 years of business in North America this month in Charlotte, Houston, and Clackamas. “Everyone here, present and past, has played a role in building HAWE to where it is today. HAWE has come a long way in our first 20 years in North […]

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IFPE announces that HydraForce’s David Price to be 2020 Show Chair

IFPE organizers have announced that David Price, Global Marketing Manager of HydraForce Inc., has been named 2020 IFPE chair and will lead the show’s management committee, a volunteer group of industry executives responsible for overall show planning. IFPE, the International Fluid Power Exposition is held every three years and focuses on the latest innovations, product […]

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PHD Inc. celebrates 60th anniversary

PHD Inc. was founded this month in 1957. Over our 60 years of innovation, PHD has made automation work better and more efficiently for manufacturers around the world. The first product developed, and still popular today, was the Tom Thumb pneumatic cylinder. Today PHD manufactures a very broad offering of products used for industrial automation. […]

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AEM announces CONEXPO Latin America Technology Pavilion this October in Chile

The U.S.-based Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) will highlight the advanced technologies that the CONEXPO brand represents with a new Technology Pavilion, a CONEXPO Latin America event, exclusively at Expo Edifica October 4-7, 2017 in Santiago, Chile. The Technology Pavilion will feature static and interactive displays and exhibits from leading industry companies; it aims to […]

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PANOLIN’s HLP SYNTH 32 is first eco-friendly hydraulic oil to obtain RDE 90235 rating

PANOLIN HLP SYNTH 32 is the first and so far only eco-friendly hydraulic oil to obtain the Bosch Rexroth RDE 90245 Fluid Rating List. HLP SYNTH was the first hydraulic oil to obtain the ‘Blue Angel’ environmental award around 20 years ago and has already been approved by numerous manufacturers. Its inclusion in the Bosch Rexroth list […]

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DOE fluid power research program funded—to the tune of $5 million

The CCEFP has announced a $5,000,000 fluid power energy efficiency improvement research program for commercial off-highway vehicles. FY 2017 funding has been appropriated by Congress and signed by the President last week. This program is the result of three years of hard work lobbying the Department of Energy (DOE) and Congress. The effort was led […]

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IFK 2018 extends deadline for abstract submissions

The 11th International Fluid Power Conference (IFK), which will be held in Aachen from March 19-21, 2018 has extended the deadline for abstract submission from May 15th to May 22nd. The conference is one of the world’s most significant meetings on fluid power. The 2018 conference’s motto is: “Fluid Power Networks” The IFK invites fluid power researchers […]

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Lightning Hybrids renames company Lightning Systems and announces rollout of new fleet efficiency products

Loveland, Colo.-based Lightning Hybrids announced it will change its name to Lightning Systems, effective immediately. Lightning Systems also announced that in the next two years it will introduce a new lineup of fleet efficiency products to support commercial and government fleets. Lightning Systems supplies hydraulic-hybrid systems for delivery trucks, shuttle and paratransit buses, refuse trucks, […]

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Is the oil and gas market ready to flip the switch on recovery?

At this week’s OTC (Offshore Technology Conference), the keyword was probably cautious optimism for the oil and gas market. The event—which has been down since its record-breaking year in 2014 as gas prices plummeted—continues to get smaller, but fluid power manufacturers and show organizers are still preparing for a slow and steady ramp-up. In 2014, […]

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Medium pressure inline filters from Sofima/UFI

The MDM line of 11 MPa (110 bar) medium pressure inline filters feature port sizes of 1/2-in., flow rates from 8 to 75 lpm. They have a maximum working pressure of 11 MPa, a maximum testing pressure of 16 MPa (160 bar) and a bursting pressure of 30 MPa (300 bar). Other features include: Fatigue test: 0 – 9 MPa […]

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Fluid Power Technology Conference: Tips and tricks from a hands-on expert

Carl Dyke will once again be leading five sessions at this year’s Fluid Power Technology Conference at the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s Kern Center. Dyke, a well-respected trainer, consultant and founder of CD Industrial Group, is also a reader favorite as a contributing editor to Fluid Power World. Slated for Tuesday and Wednesday, May 16 […]

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Tribute to host 33rd annual User’s Group Meeting in Cleveland

Tribute Inc. will be holding its annual user’s group meeting, TribNet, June 23-25th at the Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center. The 33rd user’s group meeting will feature guest speaker Alicia Booker, VP of Manufacturing at Cuyahoga Community College, who will discuss strategies for working with local agencies and educators to develop the partnerships that will […]

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