Author Archives: Erica Halmstad

MPTE
Introducing the NEW Motion + Power Technology Expo November 6, 2018 at 12PM CT (1PM ET) Hosted by NFPA President Eric Lanke & AGMA President Matthew Croson NFPA & AGMA have joined together to create a tradeshow that connects manufacturers, suppliers, buyers and experts in the mechanical, electrical, and fluid power industries. What was formerly...

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Collaboration
NFPA has partnered with the American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA) to provide fluid power technology and NFPA members a prominent place in the new Motion + Power Technology Expo (MPT EXPO). MPT Expo will take place in Detroit, Michigan, October 15-17, 2019. Become a member of the MPTE Advisory Committee to contribute to the success...

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Regional Meeting
Chicago Regional Meeting December 11, 2018 Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort Oak Brook, Illinois Registration is now open for the 2018 Chicago Regional Meeting, taking place December 11, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort. The meeting will feature Mike Reid, senior economist with Oxford Economics. He will present an in-depth walkthrough on the...

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Regional Meeting
Save the date! The 2018 Chicago Regional Meeting will take place December 11 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center and will feature Senior Economist Mike Reid of Oxford Economics. Reid will present an in-depth walkthrough of the soon-to-be released “NFPA Fluid Power Demand Estimates,” a customer-focused industry demand model for fluid power products examined geographically by...

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MPTE
The new Motion + Power Technology Expo (MPT Expo), formerly Gear Expo, has announced its inaugural event in October 2019. This unique trade show and conference is the product of a partnership between the National Fluid Power Association and the American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA), and will bring together a wide range of professionals within...

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Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry
Join the more than 85 NFPA member companies that have already downloaded the 2017 Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry. This report includes an overview of the fluid power industry and showcases fluid power as a workhorse of the American economy. Highlights of the Report: Technology advantages and applications U.S. and Global Growth...

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Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry
The fourth annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry is published and available for download on the NFPA website. Fluid power is a workhorse of the American economy and is used in dozens of industries and hundreds of applications. As in previous reports, this new document outlines the size and economic impact of the...

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Detroit Regional Meeting
Over 30 fluid power professionals met over breakfast this year for the 2018 Detroit Regional Meeting in Southfield, Michigan. This year’s featured speaker was Tom Kennedy, President and Founder of MadsenArcher Consulting, Inc., who presented, “Attracting, Engaging and Growing Talent.” Tom’s presentation covered the growing talent shortage, how companies can improve their Employee Value Proposition,...

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2018 Annual Conference
The 2018 Annual Conference offered a number of exclusive and unique education and networking opportunities for NFPA’s Future Leaders Network. First, the Future Leaders listened to a presentation about leadership and the importance of future leaders in business by Justin Jacobi of SunSource. Jacobi also offered insights into resources professionals can use for leadership advice...

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Regional Meeting
When: Thursday, April 19 | 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where: The Westin Southfield Detroit in Southfield, Michigan FREE and open to members and non-members! NFPA’s Regional Meetings are returning to Detroit, Michigan, for a breakfast meeting on Thursday, April 19, 2018. This meeting will feature a special guest presenter, Tom Kennedy, President and Founder of MadsenArcher Consulting,...

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