Fluid Power Forum Discusses Student Opportunities at Fluid Power Institute

Episode 45 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Tim Kerrigan of MSOE’s Fluid Power Institute (FPI). Listen below to hear how the FPI is preparing its student staff members for the fluid power workforce.

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.

  • April 26 | “Collaborative Robot Uses Hydraulic Technology to Improve Agricultural Tasks” | Stavros Vougioukas and Dennis Sadowski of UC-Davis
  • May 10 | “Engineering Firm Uses Hydraulics to Enhance Sports Venues” | Danny Pickard of SCX Special Projects Ltd
  • May 24 | Jim Hoenle of MFP Automation Engineering

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