Tag Archives: fluid power

IEOC Networking
The 2019 Annual Conference hotel rooms at the legendary Montage-Laguna Beach are selling out quickly! The deadline for the NFPA hotel room rate is February 15, but some room nights are already sold out! Scheduled for March 5-7, the 2019 Annual Conference includes expanded general session programming with more speakers on more diverse topics to...

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Stats Fact of the Week
Stats Fact of the Week: Week of December 10, 2018 NFPA’s October 2018 Confidential Shipment Statistics (CSS) report, a monthly source of fluid power shipment and order data trends often used to benchmark company performance, emphasized strong shipments activity across all industry segments. Despite slowly declining growth rates, the first month of every quarter in...

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industry trends, industry update
As many of you may know, the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA) is the leading source of hydraulic and pneumatic industry data. Members get and use our data in a variety of ways to run their businesses. Part of our market information services is providing overall industry trends. Here is the latest update: Hydraulic and...

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CCEFP Summit
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO I recently attended the October 2018 Summit of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) at the University of Minnesota. This is one of the meetings this fiscal year where the fluid power research projects supported by our new NFPA Research Supplement Program were presented. In our...

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IEOC Networking
The 2019 Annual Conference registration is in full swing. You’ll find yourself in sunny and warm California in no time. Right now, NFPA members across the fluid power supply chain are taking advantage of the perks of registering early. Register for the Annual Conference by Tuesday, January 1, 2019 and you’ll receive the Early Bird Rate...

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Collaboration
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO One of the greatest strengths that NFPA has is its network of dedicated volunteers from our member companies that participate on our committees. These volunteers provide the critical expertise that is needed to help NFPA to stay on track with its mission and ultimately achieve its goals. All the...

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CCEFP Summit
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO I recently attended the October 2018 Summit of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) at the University of Minnesota. This is one of the meetings this fiscal year where the fluid power research projects supported by our new NFPA Research Supplement Program were presented. In our...

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Regional Demand Estimates Report
The new U.S. Fluid Power Regional Demand Estimates Report delivers the geographic fluid power data members have long asked for. This Excel-based report is prepared for NFPA by Oxford Economics and profiles the geographic distribution of fluid power products to end-use industries by state, including fluid power sales dollars, fluid power sales percentage, and number of establishments...

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Regional Meeting
Join your colleagues on December 11 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center for the 2018 Chicago Regional Meeting. In addition to casual networking, the meeting will feature Senior Economist Mike Reid of Oxford Economics, who will present an in-depth walkthrough of the recently-released “NFPA’s U.S. Fluid Power Regional Demand Estimates Report,”...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) December 7, 2018 InterContinental Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI Make connections with other fluid power professionals and learn more about advanced sealing technologies at the upcoming MSOE Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) seminar at the InterContinental Milwaukee on December 7. The presentations for this seminar are: Assessing and Managing Rod Seal Friction in Hydraulic Applications: Giveaways...

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