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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IFPE 2017 Show co-chairs named: Caterpillar & HUSCO executives

Monday, July 21, 2014

Philip McCluskey, System Product Manager for Caterpillar Inc., and Bob Mortensen, Chief Operating Officer for HUSCO International, have been named co-chairs of the 2017 IFPE exposition and will…

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HAWE is shaping the way you save energy

Thursday, July 17, 2014

HAWE Hydraulics is exhibiting at IMTS in Chicago, IL Sept. 8th-13th – booth 4930. The company will display a wide range of products, some of which are exceptionally…

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Eaton donates $20,000 in scholarships to Hennepin Technical College

Monday, July 14, 2014

Power management company Eaton recently donated $20,000 to Hennepin Technical College in Minnesota to fund scholarships for full-time students in the school’s Fluid Power Associate of Applied Science…

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