Fluid Power Journal

Focus On Energy

This is what we know: An electro-mechanical system can operate at about 96% overall efficiency. A typical hydraulic system will operate at..

05/20/2015 with 0 Comments
An Emerging Workforce Crisis for U.S. Manufacturers

An Emerging Workforce Crisis for U.S. Manufacturers

A sound recruitment strategy can help small- and mid-sized manufacturers stay competitive in the hunt for talent Manufacturing companies..

05/17/2015 with 0 Comments
Eaton Products Drive the Pro Power Motorsports Team

Eaton Products Drive the Pro Power Motorsports Team

Hydraulic, Electrical, and Vehicle Groups Help Build a Competitive Car Eaton launched its sponsored National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Pro..

05/01/2015 with 0 Comments
AJAX Exosuit

AJAX Exosuit

Having some fun with fluid power – building an exoskeleton that can lift up to 400 pounds

04/30/2015 with 0 Comments

Is Additive Manufacturing an Opportunity or a Threat for the Fluid Power Industry?

By Eric Lanke, NFPA CEO I’ve been asked that question more than once in the past few months, mostly by NFPA members who are beginning to..

04/08/2015 with 0 Comments
Mechatronics and Fluid Power

Mechatronics and Fluid Power

Whenever the term “mechatronics” is discussed among fluid power professionals, it seems that each person has a different opinion as to..

03/20/2015 with 0 Comments
2015 Mobile Market Q & A

2015 Mobile Market Q & A

Gary Gotting moved from Sussex, England, to the United States 15 years ago and has more than 30 years of experience in the fluid power..

03/01/2015 with 0 Comments
Fluid Power Builds Sand Castles

Fluid Power Builds Sand Castles

Caterpillar demonstrates that sand castles can be built with buckets and shovels of all sizes.

02/28/2015 with 0 Comments

Students Learn About Fluid Power Through NFPA-Funded Projects

The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation awarded six teaching grants. The projects began in January 2015 and give students the..

02/27/2015 with 0 Comments
Fluid Power Student Club “Gives Back”

Fluid Power Student Club “Gives Back”

Members of the Fluid Power Student Club at the Brooklyn Park campus of Hennepin Technical College decided to give back for all they are..

01/21/2015 with 0 Comments
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