Rexroth expands its GoTo program as it marks 5 years

Friday, October 24, 2014

Echoing its local-for-local growth, Bosch Rexroth is once again expanding its GoTo Focused Delivery Program, as it is able to add more products and shorten lead times due to…

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Conserving energy and reducing leakage with hydraulic fluids

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Leakage and system efficiency are always at the top of fluid power users’ minds. This is why several CCEFP researchers are focusing on how to optimize system sealing…

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NFPA report shows increase of 4% in August 2014 compared to August 2013

Monday, October 6, 2014

The latest data published by the National Fluid Power Association shows industry shipments of fluid power products for August 2014 increased 4.0% compared to August 2013, and decreased…

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Gortite, Gortrac join US largest manufacturer of dynamic equipment protection

Monday, September 8, 2014

Industrial protection producer A&A Manufacturing announced that it has selected a new trade name and brand mark, as Gortite and Gortrac combine with the organization’s other six companies…

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Cedar Point’s Top Thrill Dragster relies on the power density of hydraulics

Friday, August 29, 2014

As it embarked on yet another one of its record-breaking, thrill-seeking rides, Cedar Point quickly turned to hydraulics, for the power density and precision control it offers. In…

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NFPA Report shows 1% increase in Fluid Power Shipments in June

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The latest data published by the National Fluid Power Association shows industry shipments of fluid power products for June 2014 increased 8.7% compared to June 2013, and increased…

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Reshoring to Kentucky in Balluff’s Global Production Plan

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

With the 2014 completion of Balluff’s new state-of-the-art customer support and training center in Florence, KY on Industrial Road; space is now available for expansion in their original…

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Freudenberg Group acquires Tobul Accumulator

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, sealing division of Freudenberg Group, Weinheim, Germany, has acquired Tobul Accumulator Inc., as of July 31. Tobul develops and manufactures piston and bladder hydraulic accumulators. The family-owned company…

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NFPA Foundation awards grants to community colleges

Monday, August 4, 2014

The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation has awarded grants to four community colleges. The grants will help the schools purchase new hydraulic and pneumatic trainers, or upgrade existing…

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Bosch Community Fund grants support STEM education

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Robert Bosch LLC and Bosch Rexroth Corporation have announced the latest Bosch Community Fund (BCF) grants in support of STEM education – which includes science, technology, engineering and…

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