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In 2016, Cleveland Community College (CCC) in Shelby, North Carolina received a $25,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school is using the funds to purchase proportional valves to upgrade its existing hydraulic trainer and to purchase a new trainer. CCC recently reported that its new and upgraded trainers...

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In 2015, Eastern Iowa Community College in Davenport, Iowa received a $23,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase an electrohydraulic option from Hampden for existing equipment, along with the associated operating, experiment, and teachers manual, as well as simulation software called Automation Studios....

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Students benefiting from Fluid Power Lab Grants in Texas
In 2014, Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas received a $25,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase learning systems with learning activity packets that include objectives, activities, skills, and reviews designed to help students understand and demonstrate different aspects of hydraulic and pneumatic systems....

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In 2015, South Central College in North Mankato, Minnesota received a $23,000 Fluid Power Lab Grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation. The school used the funds to purchase two cavitation simulators with accumulator modules. The new equipment was used during the recent fall semester by 34 students in the CMAE1526 course, part of...

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The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation has awarded a $25,000 fluid power lab grant to Cleveland Community College in Shelby, NC. The school will use the funds to purchase a new hydraulic trainer and upgrade an existing trainer with new proportional valves. It is anticipated that the new and upgraded trainers in the fluid power...

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The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation has awarded $25,000 lab grants to four community colleges: Triton College in River Grove, IL South Central College in North Mankato, MN Eastern Iowa Community College in Davenport, IA Marshalltown Community College in Marshalltown, IA In making decisions for lab grant awards, the schools’ ability to acquire in-kind donations...

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Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas received a fluid power lab grant from the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation in July 2014. They used the funds to purchase three trainers—one hydraulic based and two pneumatic based. Each new learning system has a set of Learning Activity Packets (LAPs) that include objectives, activities, skills and reviews designed...

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