Author Archives: Katrina Schwarz

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 Motion Industries. Motion Industries, a Birmingham, Alabama-based distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, recently opened a new distribution center in Auburn, Washington. The new facility...

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IFPE
Exhibit space sales for IFPE and CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 launched in May at a record pace, with companies of all sizes applying early to try to get the best space they can for the show. Priority sales will continue until the August 15, 2018 deadline, and priority space assignments will happen in fall 2018. Companies that...

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CCEFP Webinar
The current CCEFP Webcast Series lineup concluded Wednesday, June 27. Andrea Vacca of Purdue University presented an update on the Control and Prognostic of Electro-Hydraulic Machines project, and Paul Kalbfleisch of Purdue University presented an update on the Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing project. The series was a monthly webcast about research, workforce, and special topic presentations hosted by...

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2018 Fluid Power Professional's Day photo contest
The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) and Fluid Power Journal recently announced the winners of the 2018 Fluid Power Professionals' Day Photo Contest, held in honor of Fluid Power Professionals' Day, which took place June 19. Many NFPA members participated in the contest, and a number of members were recognized among the contest winners and...

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CCEFP Webinar
The 2018 CCEFP Webinar Series concludes next week on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 1:00pm Eastern/ 12:00pm CST. The webinar will cover the Control and Prognostic of Electro-Hydraulic Machines and Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing projects. Interested members should sign up for the Webinar Series by following this link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and...

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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 Motion Industries. Birmingham, Alabama-based Motion Industries recently acquired Santa Rosa, California-based Power Industries Inc., a company also known as Santa Rosa MRO. Power Industries was founded in...

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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 Aventics Corporation. Laatzen, Germany-based Aventics Corporation was recently acquired by Emerson, a fluid automation technology and engineering company based in St. Louis. The acquisition is expected to...

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golf
2018 NFPA Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament August 13, 2018 Glenview Park Golf Club The 10th annual NFPA Foundation Invitational Golf Tournament is coming up fast. Held at the Glenview Park Golf Club for the second year in a row, there are a number of reasons this is a can't miss event: Extend your networking efforts:...

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STEM education
Next week Wednesday, June 13 at 10am CST, Annual Conference speaker Jeremy Drury will cover the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in a special webinar. The webinar will cover some of the background of IoT, where it stands now, and where it needs to go in the remainder of 2018. Listeners will learn more about Industry...

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CCEFP Webcast
The 2018 CCEFP Webcast Series continued Wednesday, May 23. Jonathon Slightam of Marquette University presented an update on the Efficient, Integrated, Freeform Flexible Hydraulic Actuators project, and Seth Thomas of Vanderbilt University presented an update on the Controlled Stirling Power Unit project. The webcast schedule has been set through June 2018. The next webinar will take place...

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