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The story of the creation of Project AME will be on display as part of the CONEXPO Latin America Technology Pavilion October 4-7 in Santiago, Chile at the Expo Edifica show, the largest construction industry show in South America. The Pavilion will be a smaller version of the Tech Experience featured earlier this year at...

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IFPE 2017
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO Looking back at another successful IFPE show, there are several observations that spring to mind. First, IFPE and its larger partner show, CONEXPO-CON/AGG, continue to be highly successful platforms for industry to come together in one place and showcase product and technology developments to a broad array of customers....

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IFPE 2017
IFPE 2017 and its co-located partner, CONEXPO-CON/AGG, broke records March 7-11 in Las Vegas. The two shows spanned a record 2.8 million net square feet of exhibit space and featured a record 2,800-plus exhibitors. IFPE by itself featured more than 500 exhibitors in over 175,000 sq ft of exhibit space. Represented companies ranged from large,...

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Strategic Planning
See what's new in fluid power at IFPE 2017. In addition to seeing state-of-the-art fluid power technologies in action on the show floor, attendees have multiple opportunities to learn about new developments and emerging technologies to stay ahead of the curve. 1. The Energy Efficient Hydraulics and Pneumatics Conference (EEHPC) Taking place March 8-10, the EEHPC...

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Project AME
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I recently made a trip down to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to check on the progress of Project AME—the world’s first 3D-printed hydraulic excavator. (That’s it under the tarp in the above photo.) And I wasn’t alone. It was actually a media event where we invited in members...

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