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NFPA Member news
Initiative Will Help Support NFPA’s Roadmapping Efforts     by Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) has announced the formation of a new Fluid Power Industry Consortium (FPIC). MSOE, with its Fluid Power Institute, is a recognized leader in fluid power education, motion control, research, and evaluation. It has established FPIC...

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  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO In our attempt to raise the profile of the fluid power industry in the general public and public policy arena, NFPA has begun publishing an Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry, which broadly describes the size and economic impact of the industry and also explores the energy...

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  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   Fluid power is a workhorse of the U.S. economy—a cross-cutting technology of choice for dozens of industries and hundreds of applications. That’s one of the many conclusions in the new Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry, published by the National Fluid Power Association. The report reviews...

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NFPA member news
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Every NFPA member with an interest advancing fluid power technology and connecting with a better educated workforce should send a representative to the upcoming Industry/University Summit NFPA and CCEFP are organizing at Iowa State University. Full details and the link for registration can be found here: http://nfpahub.com/events/ccefp-industry-university-engagement-summit/ NFPA has been...

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Summit
The Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) invites you to the Industry/University Engagement Summit at Iowa State University, June 6 - 8, 2016, to meet one-on-one with faculty and students and network with colleagues in the industry. The summit is one of two per year that the Industry Engagement Committee (IEC) of the CCEFP holds at...

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Collaboration
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO The leadership of the National Fluid Power Association (NFPA), the FPDA Motion and Control Network (FPDA), and the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) meet regularly to discuss how our three organizations can enhance our working partnership for the benefit of the fluid power industry. We recognize that confusion exists...

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FPIRC16
NFPA and the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) invite both industry and academic researchers to submit a short abstract of their work for consideration as a presentation at the 2016 Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference (FPIRC16). Presentations should address fundamental or applied research or innovative development in fluid power or closely...

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Collaboration
by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO The funding application for FAMTEC is moving forward. If successful, funding through the Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program of the National Science Foundation (NSF) will be awarded and launch a nationwide network of technical and community colleges that provide education and produce qualified candidates for the technical workforce needs of...

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FPIRC16
NFPA and the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) invite both industry and academic researchers to submit a short abstract of their work for consideration as a presentation at the 2016 Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference (FPIRC16). Presentations should address fundamental or applied research or innovative development in fluid power or closely...

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Hannover Messe
  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Most NFPA members are familiar with Hannover Messe, one of the world’s largest industrial trade shows. Many also know that from April 25-29, 2016, the United States, for the very first time in the show’s 68-year history, will serve as the partner country at the show. This will put...

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