Author Archives: Leslie Miller

Spring Regional Meetings
NFPA’s Regional Meetings not only offer great networking and interesting programs, they also give you a chance to hear directly from your peers on how they see business trends in the industry. In these uncertain times, “real” observations are business gold. Each location—Detroit & Minneapolis—also has timely and unique programming others in your organization would be interested...

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NFPA membership connections
GS Global Resources offers a broad range of hydraulic and electronic control products. Its roster of brands covers a variety of aspects of electro-hydraulic system integration. From off-the-shelf products to systems integration, its products can help with machine efficiency, productivity, and durability. In addition, GS Global Resources provides engineered solutions for OEMs in a diverse...

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Collaboration
We know NFPA members love the NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference. Love it even MORE when you attend for FREE! Attend an NFPA conference for FREE by introducing another fluid power company to NFPA.  NFPA’s Member-get-a-Member program is just like it sounds. And, who better than existing NFPA members, like you, to vouch for the benefits of NFPA...

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NFPA membership connections
J.M. Grimstad is a fluid power distributor and engineered systems provider headquartered in Muskego, Wisconsin, and covers the upper Midwest. Through their Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) plan, the employees are the owners of J.M. Grimstad, making them fully committed every step of the way, from system design and manufacturing to every fluid power and...

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NFPA membership connections
ATOS North America, in York, Pennsylvania, is the North American facility for ATOS Electrohydraulics, which manufactures a wide range of industrial valves, cylinders, pumps, and systems. ATOS has a focus on high-tech electrohydraulics, in particular servo-proportional valves in subplate and DIN ISO cartridge styles. ATOS also has a wide range of specialty products such as...

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Regional Meeting
NFPA’s 2018 Minneapolis Regional Meeting is set for Thursday, May 10 and will be held at MTS Corporation’s Headquarters at 14000 Technology Drive in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. MTS Corporation has been an active NFPA member since joining in 1993, and we are delighted they are putting out the welcome mat for this year’s Minneapolis Regional....

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2018 membership award recipients
This year marks 25 years of NFPA membership for four companies and 50 years of membership for one additional member company. Each year, NFPA acknowledges fluid power industry companies that have supported the association for many years and have reached a significant membership milestone. This year is no different in the fact that the recognized...

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NFPA membership connections
eShipping provides complete transportation management solutions that encompass the people, technology, and services for all modes, with full optimization and complete visibility into data across the entire supply chain. Services include: less than truckload, full truckload, hot shot, expedited, international freight forwarding, ocean freight, air freight, drayage/cartage, courier, parcel, temperature-controlled, customs brokerage, warehousing, and other...

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NFPA membership connections
Wainbee Limited and its associated divisions provide engineered systems, products, and services for motion & control, industrial filtration, and automation solutions. By partnering with customers across a multitude of markets, the company is able to design new or enhance existing systems. As one of Canada’s largest distributors, it has 16 offices and over 250 employees...

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2018 Annual Conference
2018 Annual Conference February 20-22, 2018 Four Seasons Orlando Resort Orlando, FL The 2018 Annual Conference schedule features many effective ways to meet people and make the right connections. (And there’s still time to register! See who you could network with here.) Here are a few ways to make connections that even Dale Carnegie would applaud: Check Out a...

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