NFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News
With NFPA membership at an all-time high, publishing a short profile of an NFPA member each week is one way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s Company is Custom Fluid Power.
Custom Fluid Power, headquartered in Banyo, Queensland, Australia, joined NFPA as a Distributor Member in 2008. Custom Fluid Power is wholly Australian-owned and operated. With branches in Brisbane, Emerald, Mackay, Melbourne, Newcastle, Singleton, Naval Base and Perth, they offer a combination of hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication products and services to a wide range of industries. Products include: motors; pumps; electronic controls; brakes; power units; manifolds and filtration. Arguably, the member company furthest from NFPA headquarters in Milwaukee, Custom Fluid Power donates to and supports the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation, and Sales Director Neil Martin regularly attends the IFPE trade show. Visit their website at www.custom.com.au
Carrie Berger Administrative Manager, National Fluid Power Association As the Administrative Manager here at NFPA, I wear a lot of different hats around the association. I have been here almost three years and have grown in my position over that time. I coordinate staff events as well as help plan and prepare for many of…
Fluid Power Forum Episode 88: Electronic Open Circuit Hydraulic Pumps Add New Capabilities for Mobile Equipment
Enrique is the Engineering Director responsible for components and systems at Bosch Rexroth, a manufacturer that provides industrial, mobile, and systems used in most industries. Bosch Rexroth has improved its’ versatile working machines thanks to electronic control of open-circuit pumps, and we invited Enrique into our forum to learn more about these applications and the…