Tag Archives: MSOE

September 2017 FPIC Seminar
Learn more about the use of smart technology in fluid power at the first MSOE Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) seminar of 2018, which takes place March 2 at the InterContinental Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The presentations for this seminar are: Smart Sensors in Fluid Power: A Systems Solutions Approach | Roger Grace, President, Roger Grace Associates...

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September 2017 FPIC Seminar
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO On September 8, 2017, I had the privilege of attending the third seminar of MSOE’s new Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). These quarterly, half-day seminars provide a platform for fluid power OEMs, manufacturers, SMEs, and distributors to network, problem solve, and access cutting edge technology, and the September 8 seminar...

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In July, Oilgear-Ferris Foundation representatives presented the Milwaukee School of Engineering with a check to start an endowment fund. According to a press release, the $935,000 gift will support mechanical engineering student projects, programs, organizations, and scholarships. The endowed fund will allow MSOE to continue to fund the mechanical engineering department, which has doubled in...

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Strategic Planning
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   The next seminar of MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) will be held on June 2, 2017 at Precision Plus in Elkhorn, WI. The focus will be on the potential and actual use of additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, in fluid power. A full agenda for the seminar can be...

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Strategic Planning
Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) June 2, 2017 Precision Plus Swiss Turned Components Elkhorn, WI Register Here After a successful first seminar, the second FPIC half-day educational event has been scheduled for Friday, June 2, 2017, at Precision Plus Swiss Turned Components in Elkhorn, WI. The June 2 seminar will focus on Advanced and Additive Manufacturing.  A...

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MSOE FPIC
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   On March 31, 2017, I had the privilege of attending the first seminar of MSOE’s new Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). Through a quarterly series of half-day seminars on the latest fluid power technology advances with immediate implementation, FPIC provides a platform for fluid power OEMs, manufacturers, SMEs,...

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NFPA Member Company News
l l By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Earlier this year I attended a meeting of the Industry Advisory Board (IAB) of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP). It wasn’t a hard decision for me to attend this event. First, it was held in Milwaukee, where NFPA is headquartered and where I live,...

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