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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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NFPA membership connections
CSB Americas is a high-tech enterprise specializing in R & D, production, and sale of self-lubricating bearings. The main products are bi-metal self-lubricating bearings, metallic-composite self-lubricating bearings, metal-based self-lubricating bearings, composite self-lubricating bearings, of which about 50 percent are exported to more than 30 countries and regions, such as Europe, Japan and the United States....

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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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NFPA membership connections
HANSA-FLEX is a leading global system provider in the field of fluid technology. Their 3,800 employees in over 420 locations on five continents service over 100,000 customers with one of the largest hydraulic and pneumatic product portfolios available. Products include pipe fittings, clamps, hose technology, ball valves, seals and measuring instrumentation. The company also manufactures...

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Fluid Power Instructor Search
NFPA works with a growing number of schools, educators, and students across the country to help grow fluid power education and workforce development. One of our partners, Purdue University, is looking for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering with a joint appointment in Mechanical Engineering. This is an academic year, tenure track, research and teaching...

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