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fluid power standardization
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 ISO/TC 131 Standards Development. As the International Standards Organization (ISO) secretariat for Technical Committee (TC 131) – Fluid power systems, NFPA coordinates standardization work, both internationally at...

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Negotiation Workshop
Education is always a vital component of the IFPE show to help attendees not only survive but thrive in a changing and global industry. The 2020 show offered 24 sessions packed with timely and actionable information, developed with the guidance of leading industry groups, and delivered by industry experts. Industry expert planning is key, and...

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fluid power standardization
Due to the pandemic, ISO standards meetings were held in a virtual setting this year. In October, 15 working groups (representing over 100 fluid power engineers from Italy, Sweden, France, Germany, Turkey, United Kingdom, Japan, China, Portugal, and the United States) came together to further the advancement of ISO standards projects focused on accumulators, sealing...

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fluid power standardization
INFLUENCE the global conversation in the standards development process. DISCOVER breakthroughs in fluid power technology. ENGAGE with important fluid power stakeholders and decision makers. JOIN the U.S. Technical Advisory Group to Technical Committee 131 - Fluid Power Systems As the International Standards Organization (ISO) secretariat for Technical Committee (TC 131) – Fluid power, NFPA coordinates standardization work, both internationally...

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fluid power standardization
As the International Standards Organization (ISO) secretariat for Technical Committee (TC 131) – Fluid power, NFPA coordinates standardization work, both internationally at the ISO level and nationally at the technical advisory group level. NFPA is looking for cylinder engineers interested in participating in this work. Committee members view and download documents and reply to ballots...

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fluid power standardization
NFPA is looking for engineers interested in participating standards development activities as experts in ISO/TC 131 and/or the U.S. TAG to TC 131. One of the strengths of ISO standardization is that the standards are created by the people who need them. In the United States, 153 industry experts participate on 11 technical advisory groups (TAGs)...

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March FPIC 2020
Presented through a combined effort of NFPA and the Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) of the Milwaukee School of Engineering, the recent NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference held at Lawrence Technological University drew an audience of over 60 attendees and featured industry speakers on the advanced sensor technologies for fluid power systems. The Detroit program included presentations from: The...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
2020 Detroit NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference March 5, 2020 | 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan Register Here | See Who's Attending Expand your knowledge of advanced sensor technologies for fluid power systems at the March 5 NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference, presented by NFPA and MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). The speaker lineup for this...

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March 2 FPIC seminar
2020 Detroit NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference March 5, 2020 | 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan Register Here Expand your knowledge of advanced sensor technologies for fluid power systems at the March 5 NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference, presented by NFPA and MSOE’s Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC). Registration for the event is now open...

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2019 Chicago NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference
Presented through a combined effort of NFPA and the Fluid Power Industrial Consortium (FPIC) of the Milwaukee School of Engineering, the recent Chicago NFPA/FPIC Regional Conference drew an audience of 50 and focused on practical presentations of Internet of Things (IoT) for fluid power. The Chicago program featured: Adam Livesay of Elevat IoT talked about connecting components...

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