Tag Archives: NFPA

In November, the Workforce Development team exhibited at the National Science Teachers Association area conference in Milwaukee to discuss NFPA's programs with educators. As a result, a middle school teacher from AFC school district in Illinois applied for and received a $500 grant made possible through NFPA's Education and Technology Foundation. Here are some key...

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NFPA membership connections
Wainbee Limited and its associated divisions provide engineered systems, products, and services for motion & control, industrial filtration, and automation solutions. By partnering with customers across a multitude of markets, the company is able to design new or enhance existing systems. As one of Canada’s largest distributors, it has 16 offices and over 250 employees...

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MAPI April
NFPA and Oxford Economics have partnered for some time now to supply NFPA members with the latest global economic trends and forecasts through a variety of different reports. On occasion, Oxford Economics also produces special reports that offer additional analysis and opinions surrounding global economic events that could possibly reshape global trends and projections. Oxford...

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2018 Annual Conference
2018 Annual Conference February 20-22, 2018 Four Seasons Orlando Resort Orlando, FL The 2018 Annual Conference schedule features many effective ways to meet people and make the right connections. (And there’s still time to register! See who you could network with here.) Here are a few ways to make connections that even Dale Carnegie would applaud: Check Out a...

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Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry
The recently published report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry outlines the size and economic impact of the fluid power industry. It provides energy and efficiency information and also summarizes key research challenges and opportunities in fluid power technology and manufacturing. But did you know you can request a custom presentation specific to your company?...

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NFPA member news
    By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Last week, I went to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the Council of Manufacturing Associations’ (CMA) leadership conference, held in conjunction with the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). As a CMA Board Director, these meetings give me the opportunity to connect with other association presidents and CEOs in the manufacturing...

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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 teacher’s manual, as well as simulation software called Automation Studios....

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NFPA membership connections
Webtec LLC, an ISO-9001:2015 company, provides innovative hydraulic measurement and flow control products for the mobile and industrial markets. These products include hydraulic test equipment, flow meters & indicators, pressure & temperature sensors & displays, data acquisition systems, variable priority flow control valves, and directional control valves. Webtec is headquartered in the United Kingdom with...

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NFPA Member Company 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 Texas Hydraulics Holdings, Inc. Texas Hydraulics Holdings, Inc. recently announced its appointment of Naimesh Davé as EVP of Sales and Business Development, a position that is responsible for...

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Annual Conference Education Session
2018 Annual Conference February 20-22, 2018 Four Seasons Orlando Resort Orlando, FL Joe Ellers, Director at Palmetto Associates, will provide extra educational value to both manufacturer and distributor attendees during a special lunch session on Wednesday, February 21. His presentation, "Get Sales Under Control," will give the audience ideas they can easily implement when they...

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