Episode 55 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Heidi Kent of Ashby Public School in Minnesota. Listen below to hear about the process for competing in an NFPA Fluid Power Action Challenge and learn how companies in the industry can participate.
This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry forward. New episodes will be released every other Monday. View the schedule for upcoming episodes below.
- September 13 | “Hydraulic Safety Valves Reduce Hazards in Industrial Applications” | Doug Webster of Exotic Automation and Supply
- September 27 | “Smart Grading Technology Expands Hydraulic Excavator Capabilities” | Justin Steger of John Deere
- October 11 | “Continued Seal Advancements and the Extension of Life for Mobile Equipment” | Chuck White of Hallite
Subscribe to the podcast today to never miss an episode. The show is available on all your favorite podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts and iHeart Radio. Fluid Power Forum is now available on the Spotify and Stitcher streaming platforms as well.
NFPA supports student organizations at universities with annual stipend funding to help students learn about fluid power while they work on educational and technical projects. Currently for the 2023-24 academic year, there are 19 universities from across the country participating: If you are looking to get involved with these Fluid Power Clubs, see below for…
Mark your calendars for the NFPA Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge Design and Specification Midway Reviews, happening in December and January. This is a fantastic opportunity for industry members to get engaged and connect with students. The reviews are 45-minute webinar presentations with 10 minutes of Q&A from the judges. During this review, students will showcase…