STEM education
Annual Conference speaker Jeremy Drury returns with more on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in a special webinar on Wednesday, June 13 at 10am CST. Registration is now open and available to NFPA members.   Webinar Summary IoT: Are We There Yet? Where we've been. Where we are. And where we need to go...

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IEOC
2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 13 – 15, 2018 Westin Chicago North Shore Wheeling, Illinois The 2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) schedule is packed with an outstanding lineup of industry experts, and, as always, registration is open to everyone in the fluid power supply chain—NFPA members and non-members alike. Everyone planning on attending the...

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NFPA's Economic Update Webinar
Catherine Putney, ITR Economics Thursday, May 24, 10:00 am CST There is still time to register for next week's Economic Update Webinar featuring Catherine Putney, an economist with ITR Economics. The webinar is set to help members better understand the latest economic risks and opportunities their companies are facing in the current economic climate. This...

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NFPA member news
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   An important way of bringing our membership together for the good of the industry is through NFPA’s many leadership committees and councils that help NFPA fulfill its mission and objectives. Recently, NFPA’s Distributor and Supplier Councils have restructured their committees and leadership. For many years, these two Councils...

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NFPA News
On May 19, 1953, 32 fluid power companies met in Bedford Springs, Pennsylvania to charter the National Fluid Power Association in order to create a forum and communication channel for the industry. The association's original objectives were to: Further the application of fluid power to the machines of industry. Conserve effort, improve efficiency and lower...

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NFPA has various workforce development programs that help connect NFPA member companies with schools that teach fluid power to not only ensure curriculum thoroughly trains students in fluid power skills and concepts, but also to help members get better access to the future workforce. As part of these efforts, we encourage members to make material donations...

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CCEFP Webcast
The 2018 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 1:00pm Eastern/ 12:00pm CST. The webinar will cover the Efficient, Integrated, Freeform Flexible Hydraulic Actuators and Controlled Stirling Power Unit projects. Interested members should sign up for the Webinar Series by following this link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and relevant reminders...

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NFPA Member Company News
NFPA member news is designed to inform members of key industry updates in quick, bite-sized posts that provide only the most important information. This week's update comes from SunSource. Addison, Illinois-based SunSource recently announced its acquisition of Ryan Herco Flow Solutions, a nationwide distributor of high-purity and corrosion-resistant fluid conveyance, measurement, and control products, in...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) June 1, 2018 Argonne National Laboratory Argonne, IL A full agenda for the June 1 Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) seminar on advanced hydraulic fluids is now available. The seminar, which will take place at Argonne National Laboratory, will feature the following presentations: Advanced Hydraulic Fluids for Enhancing System Reliability...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 13– 15, 2018 Westin Chicago North Shore Wheeling, Illinois Year after year, the Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) has been the premier economic event that offers hard data and expert analysis for everyone in the fluid power supply chain. The 2018 conference has built off of previous years...

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