Tag Archives: IFPS

In December, the Florida Chapter of the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) hosted their first-ever Fluid Power Action Challenge. The seven teams were comprised of about 30 high school students who are also involved in FIRST® Robotics. As an additional incentive, IFPS Chapter President, Jordan Kimelman, arranged for a scholarship award system for each team in...

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2018 Fluid Power Professional's Day photo contest
The 2018 Fluid Power Professional's Day Photo Contest is officially open. This annual contest is run by the International Fluid Power Society and Fluid Power Journal. The deadline for submissions is March 31, and the winners will be announced on Fluid Power Professional's Day (June 19). This year's categories include New Perspective, Teamwork, Fun with...

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NFPA member news
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   The U.S. Department of Energy maintains more than twenty Industrial Assessment Centers (IAC) around the United States—university programs where energy management engineering students perform no-cost assessments of industrial facilities and make recommendations for reducing their overall energy consumption. According to the data I saw when I attended an...

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In recent months, NFPA has made a concerted effort to promote IFPS certification to members. Last month featured an article about the wide range of IFPS certifications available and how quickly and easily members can find out which ones would be beneficial to their company. The previous month highlighted flexible certification options and corporate packages.  ...

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Collaboration
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO The leadership of the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA), the FPDA Motion and Control Network (FPDA), and the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) meet regularly to discuss how our three organizations can enhance our working partnership for the benefit of the fluid power industry. We recognize that confusion exists...

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Last month, we notified members of the different flexible training programs and corporate packages that the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) offers to those seeking certification. This month, the goal is to broadcast the wide range of IFPS certifications available and how quickly and easily members can find out which ones would be beneficial to their...

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A well-educated workforce keeps the fluid power industry going. To help educate workers, the IFPS offers many flexible options for employee certification. Training and certification testing is offered by instructors at a “your-choice” location. Corporate packages are also offered to groups of 10+. The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) provides comprehensive technical certification offerings for all professionals...

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photo contest
The third annual Fluid Power Professionals' Day Photo Contest ends next week on Thursday, March 31. Those interested in participating should enter their photos of fluid power at work or the professionals who keep the industry going to either the International Fluid Power Society or the Fluid Power Journal. Winning entries will be published in the Fluid Power...

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Save Time
Ensure that your employees are up to date with current industry standards and practices. Certified workers employing best practice techniques add safety and efficiency, saving your company time and dollars. The IFPS, or International Fluid Power Society, provides comprehensive technical certification offerings for all professionals in the fluid power and motion control industry. IFPS certification tests...

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Fluid Power Professionals Day Photo Contest
There is still time to enter the third annual Fluid Power Professionals' Day Photo Contest. If you haven't already, enter your photos of fluid power at work or the professionals who keep the industry going to either the International Fluid Power Society or the Fluid Power Journal. The contest deadline is March 31, 2016. Winning entries...

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