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IFPE 2017
Early bird rates for general attendees and exhibitors who are members of NFPA, AEM, NRMCA, NSSGA, or PTDA end January 13. Those planning to be at the March 7-11 show at the Las Vegas Convention Center should act now to take advantage of low registration prices. This year's show features more than 480 exhibitors from across...

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IFPE 2017
    by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The world of fluid power is already making its plans to gather at IFPE 2017, the leading international exposition and technical conference dedicated to the integration of fluid power with other technologies for power transmission and motion control applications. But one event currently being organized and hosted by...

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IFPE 2017
We've written recently about the media event at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory surrounding Project AME, the production of the world's first 3-D printed hydraulic excavator (read the article here). The completed excavator is set to be on display at the IFPE 2017 show in Las Vegas March 7-11, 2017. The video below gives some background...

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Project AME
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO I recently made a trip down to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to check on the progress of Project AME—the world’s first 3D-printed hydraulic excavator. (That’s it under the tarp in the above photo.) And I wasn’t alone. It was actually a media event where we invited in members...

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IFPE 2017
IFPE is now on Facebook. The trade show's new page, which was launched last week, will feature news, show information, and industry trends leading up to the event, held March 7-11, 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. It already features pictures from the recent Project AME media event in which parts of the excavator...

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IFPE 2017
CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 exhibitors are encouraged to attend the all-day Exhibitor Meeting on August 23 at the Loew's Chicago O'Hare. Event registration is available here. There is no registration fee for existing exhibitors. The Exhibitor Meeting will offer a variety of presentations and sessions to help exhibiting companies have a successful show. Topics include turning leads into...

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NFPA member news
  by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The next Energy Efficient Hydraulics and Pneumatics Conference (EEHPC) will be held in March 2017 in conjunction with the IFPE tradeshow. While the focus of the EEHPC is to educate engineers and technicians in the design concepts critical to developing efficient fluid power systems and the diagnostic and maintenance...

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IFPE 2017
Registration for IFPE 2017 is now open for both exhibitors and attendees. This year's Badge-Packs will not only include admission to both the co-located IFPE and CONEXPO/CON-AGG exhibitions, but also a free multi-day Las Vegas monorail pass, free deluxe coach bus transportation between the show and most hotels, and various Las Vegas bar and restaurant...

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NFPA member news
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   The U.S. Department of Energy maintains more than twenty Industrial Assessment Centers (IAC) around the United States—university programs where energy management engineering students perform no-cost assessments of industrial facilities and make recommendations for reducing their overall energy consumption. According to the data I saw when I attended an...

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IFPE 2017
Registration is open for the CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 exhibitors interested in attending the all-day Exhibitor Meeting on August 23 at the Loew's Chicago O'Hare. Event registration is available here. There is no registration fee for existing exhibitors. The Exhibitor Meeting will offer a variety of presentations and sessions to help exhibiting companies have a successful show....

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