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NFPA News
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO One of NFPA’s core strategic objectives is to provide our members with opportunities and resources to promote the unique strengths and inherent advantages offered by modern fluid power technology. There are a lot of ways for members to get engaged in our programs dedicated to advancing this objective. As...

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fork lift
Episode 38 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Narendra Gupta of Hyster-Yale Group. Listen below to hear why electrifying hydraulic systems is the key to efficient material handling. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry forward. New episodes will...

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opening bridge
Episode 37 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Gary Rosenberger and Will Campbell of Atos. Listen below to hear how their approach to proportional valves is revolutionizing industrial machinery. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry forward. New episodes will...

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solar farm
Episode 36 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Matt Schneider of the solar energy solutions company, Sunfolding. Listen below to learn about how Matt and his team are using pneumatics to improve their product’s ability to track the sun and increase energy output. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the...

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Josh Scarbrough
Episode 35 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Josh Scarbrough of Murray State University. Listen below to learn about how his involvement with NFPA workforce programs (like the Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge and Fluid Power Club) led him to a career at IFP after graduation. This fluid power industry-focused...

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farm machine
Episode 34 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Simon Nielsen of Danfoss Power Solutions. Listen below to learn about the unique relationship between fluid power and electrification and its impact on the hydraulic powertrains of mobile equipment. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that...

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garbage truck
Episode 33 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Kevin Vanderslice of ifm efector, Inc. Listen below to hear about the various implementations of IoT-powered sensor and control technology and its valuable impact on the monitoring of machine conditions. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications...

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subsea rov launch
Episode 32 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Brian Wheeless of IC Fluid Power. Listen below to learn about pressure intensifiers and their ability to adapt to evolving conditions and improve system efficiency. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry...

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Crane lifts materials
Episode 31 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Jeff Watts and Kyle Capello of Bucher Hydraulics. Listen below to hear the two discuss the potential for improving pump and motor efficiency to keep hydraulics competitive. This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving...

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NFPA News
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO As our Board chair Ray Chambers recently communicated, the NFPA Board of Directors met virtually in late June 2020 for its annual strategic retreat. Among other topics of focus, the Board reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2019-20 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to...

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