Fluid Power Journal

Increasing Awareness, Strengthening Our Industry

Increasing Awareness, Strengthening Our Industry

I would like to thank each and every member of the IFPS for making the Society what it is today. There is a bond of professional fellowship..

11/23/2014 with 0 Comments
Fluid Power Profitability – The Power of a Business Accelerator Model

Fluid Power Profitability – The Power of a Business Accelerator Model

There is untapped profitability to uncover for the design and engineering teams sizing up hydraulic and pneumatic sealing and bearing..

10/19/2014 with 0 Comments
What is Your Competitive Advantage?

What is Your Competitive Advantage?

The fluid power marketplace is competitive; no one disputes this statement. In order to thrive in today’s market, you need to ask..

09/02/2014 with 0 Comments
The Fluid Power Educational Foundation – Evolving with the Needs of the Industry

The Fluid Power Educational Foundation – Evolving with the Needs of the Industry

The Fluid Power Educational Foundation (FPEF) has charted a new course focusing on two major missions over the calendar year 2014. Our..

08/04/2014 with 0 Comments
Next-Generation Hydraulics: Efficient Machines, Precise Control

Next-Generation Hydraulics: Efficient Machines, Precise Control

In today’s hydraulic marketplace, manufacturers and end users need efficient equipment they can rely on to get the job done. Regardless..

07/01/2014 with 0 Comments
MOOCs and the Future of Fluid Power Education

MOOCs and the Future of Fluid Power Education

Fluid power is an important enabling technology for mechanical, agricultural, and aerospace engineering. These disciplines graduate over..

04/28/2014 with 0 Comments
Training the Fluid Power Professionals of the Future

Training the Fluid Power Professionals of the Future

Ask a group of sixth graders what they would like to be when they grow up. You will receive glamorous answers, such as professional..

04/01/2014 with 0 Comments
Safety in Fluid Power Systems

Safety in Fluid Power Systems

As an employee at Womack for 26 years, I have had several jobs. I spent almost 10 years as an outside salesman in West Texas, working..

02/28/2014 with 0 Comments
Perfect Reliability

Perfect Reliability

Is it possible, in the 21st century, to build a hydraulic system that doesn’t break down? Mechanical devices will eventually wear out, of..

01/31/2014 with 0 Comments
“What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.”

“What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.”

In the words of one of my favorite bands, “What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.” Having been elected to serve as the 2014 president..

01/01/2014 with 0 Comments
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