Category Archives: NFPA Member News

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 Kaman Corporation. Kaman Corporation recently announced that it will sell its distribution segment to affiliates of Littlejohn & Co. as part of a strategic portfolio transformation. Kaman's...

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For over 35 years, Scanreco, Inc. has developed remote control solutions for a variety of industries, including international crane and machinery manufacturers. Remote control applications include large construction cranes, mobile cranes, drilling rigs, concrete pumps, forestry machine, and customized mobile equipment and allow the operator can stand on the side and control the machine from...

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Fluid Power Hall of Fame
The Fluid Power Hall of Fame has inducted 11 industry leaders, six posthumously, for 2019. The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) is the host this year and recently announced the following inductees: Lynn Charlson* Hank Fleischer Willie Franke* John Groot, CFPPS-Emeritus Ray Hanley* CFPAI-Emeritus William (Bill) Moog* Ernie Parker, CFPAI Dr. Nicholas Peppiatt, Ph.D. Larry Shea,...

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NFPA member 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 Valin Corporation. Valin Corporation recently announced its acquisition of Pacific Technical Products, a Valencia, California-based provider of control, motion, and networking products for integrated automation solutions. The...

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France-based manufacturer Hydro Leduc has maintained a sales office in Houston, Texas for nearly 18 years. Since 2009, it has sold piston pumps, piston motors, and accumulators to the oil & gas, construction, and agricultural markets in the U.S. The company has design control in Houston and also maintains engineering as well as quality inspections...

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Metal Power Products (MPP), headquartered near Indianapolis, Indiana, has been manufacturing aluminum PM components since 1948 and is also at the forefront of Metal Injection Molding (MIM) technologies. Components can be applied in a variety of applications, such as fluid power pumps and motors, gerotors, gears, and power transmission systems. Manufacturing and sales sites are in North...

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NFPA member 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 FORCE America. FORCE America recently announced its acquisition of Mobile Equipment Systems, a Tukwila, Washington-based supplier of power-takeoffs, pumps, and mobile hydraulic components to the Pacific Northwest....

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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 Ingersoll-Rand. Ingersoll-Rand recently announced its acquisition of Precision Flow Systems in a transaction that was completed May 15. The acquisition will complement the company's ARO brand of...

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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 HAWE Hydraulik. HAWE Hydraulik recently announced its acquisition of HOERBIGER's Automation Technology Division, effective May 1, 2019. HAWE is taking over all employees at the three existing...

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