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2014 Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry
By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO     In 2014, the manufacture of fluid power components was a $22 billion business in the United States. It was the fifth straight year of industry growth, increasing 77% since the 2009 recession, and 32% higher than its pre-recession high in 2008. The manufacture of hydraulic products was a...

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2014 Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry
By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   Fluid power is a term describing hydraulic and pneumatic technologies. Both technologies use a fluid (liquid or gas) to transmit power from one location to another. It is a workhorse of the U.S. economy. Fluid power systems transmit more power in a smaller space than other forms of power...

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NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference
August  10-12, 2015 Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL   Take advantage of “Early Bird” registration rates by July 17 th REGISTER TODAY! The Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) is NFPA’s highly anticipated economic event for everyone in the fluid power supply chain. Members and non-members alike are all invited to attend. Conference content examines industry economics,...

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