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Based in Huntington Beach, California, Green Hydraulic Power, Inc. designs and manufactures turnkey hydraulic power solutions using variable speed drives to significantly reduce energy consumption and noise emission. GHP units represent trusted technology in an inventive package, offering energy savings, limitless compatibility, and affordability.
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 updates come from Hydac Corp. and HUSCO International. Hydac Corp. recently announced a $3.7 million expansion of its southern Ontario manufacturing plant in Welland. The expansion will bring new capabilities...

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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 Dura-Bar. Charter Dura-Bar, an iron bar maker in Woodstock, Illinois, recently announced its acquisition of Fort Worth, Texas-based Lokey Metals. The move will help strengthen company reach...

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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 updates come from Hydraulic Supply Co. Earlier this month, Hydraulic Supply Co., a Sunrise, Florida-based distributor of hydraulic, pneumatic, and industrial products announced it will open two new locations in...

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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 updates come from ROSS Controls and Kraft Fluid Systems. ROSS Controls announced its acquisition of the Industrial Division of Automatic Valve earlier this month. ROSS Controls, an ISO-certified manufacturer established...

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Based in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Metal Impact LLC manufactures custom aluminum and steel impact extrusions. The company supplies simple impact extruded blanks, highly technical, tight tolerance designs, and difficult to manufacture extrusions of every size and shape. Metal Impact offers primary impact extrusion capabilities and a broad range of in-house secondary operations including CNC...

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In Memoriam Hugh Griffiths Kepner, one of the founders of Kepner Products Company, has passed away at age 94. Born in Chicago in 1922, Kepner studied mechanical engineering at Purdue University after serving as 1st Lieutenant Field Artillery for the U.S. during World War II. Soon after graduating, he started Kepner Products Company with his...

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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 Airline Hydraulics Corporation. Airline Hydraulics Corporation, a distributor of fluid power, automation, electrical control, and safety products and engineered systems, recently received ISO 9001:2015 certification, an upgrade...

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St. Augustine Prep Ribbon Cutting
Gus Ramirez, chairman of HUSCO International, recently cut the ribbon for St. Augustine Preparatory Academy, a K4-12 school he founded on Milwaukee's south side. The $50 million facility just launched its first school year on August 16th and is serving over 600 students. According to BizTimes, the school interviewed in excess of 1,500 teachers to...

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Power Test is a manufacturer of dynamometers and transmission/hydraulic component test stands. For over 40 years, they have engineered, manufactured, sold, and serviced their products for customers in 90 countries on six continents. Their wide range of hydraulic test stands gives customers the ability to test their components and hydraulic systems in a clean, efficient...

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