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March 2 FPIC seminar
Milwaukee Regional Meeting September 7, 2018 InterContinental Milwaukee Scheduled for Friday, September 7 at the InterContinental in downtown Milwaukee, the 2018 Milwaukee Regional Meeting is attracting registrants from all areas of the fluid power supply chain and is set to provide an excellent opportunity to network with peers over lunch. See who you and your colleagues could...

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fluid power standardization
Since 1969, NFPA has worked to foster cooperation among users and manufacturers by being involved in the development of fluid power ISO standards. NFPA holds the secretariat of ISO Technical Committee 131, fluid power systems, and is responsible for 225 published ISO standards, of which 44 projects are currently under development. One of the strengths...

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The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation awards grants to middle and high schools to facilitate hydraulics and pneumatics instruction. Grant awards defray the costs related to the educational aspects of the Fluid Power Action Challenge Program—either for the fluid power kits for classroom use or for participation in the Fluid Power Action Challenge event. Below...

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NFPA member 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 update comes from ITT Inc. and Webtec. ITT Inc. recently announced that its Chief Executive Officer and President, Denise Ramos, will retire in early 2019. She will remain Chief Executive...

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NFPA News
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018, for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with...

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NFPA member 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 update comes from Atos. Atos recently announced the opening of a new 1,000m2 facility in Ahmedabad, India. The hydraulic motion control system manufacturer has been establishing its presence in India...

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IEOC
2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) August 13 - 15, 2018 Westin Chicago North Shore   Wheeling, Illinois It's only two weeks until the 2018 Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC). This year's conference is set to not only deliver hard data and expert analysis, but also be the highest-attended NFPA event of the year....

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March 2 FPIC seminar
The 2018 NFPA Milwaukee Regional Meeting, scheduled for the afternoon of Friday, September 7 at the InterContinental Milwaukee, will extend the technology focus of the co-located morning Fluid Power Industrial Consortium Seminar. The Regional Meeting presentation, Robotics in Manufacturing & Distribution: Collaboration, Communication & Creating the Future Workforce, will feature two speakers who are preparing students to keep pace with industrial automation and...

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Collaboration
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018 for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with...

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