NFPA Provides Opportunities for Its Members to Promote Fluid Power

NFPA Member News

  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Board of Directors met the week of June 18, 2018, for its annual strategic retreat. There they reviewed the program successes NFPA achieved in its 2017-18 fiscal year. In this post, I would like to share with our membership some of those successes, especially those associated with…

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2016 Annual Report Highlights Industry-Strengthening Initiatives

  by Eric Lanke NFPA CEO   Each year our Annual Report is an opportunity to see a recap of our many programs and member benefits, the progress we’re making with initiatives to strengthen the industry, and the new investments we’re making on behalf of our members. The report provides useful information for members to…

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Did You Know? Fluid Power Is a $22 Billion Business in the U.S.

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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Did You Know? Fluid Power Is a Workhorse of the U.S. Economy

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 Publishes Annual Report on the U.S. Fluid Power Industry

NFPA's Annual Report on the Fluid Power Industry

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 both the size and economic impact of…

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