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Nottinghamshire-based filter manufacturer FilterFinder have rebranded their business and launched a brand new website

The business has fulfilled over 400 orders, been nominated for Make UK’s Manufacturing Awards 2021 and extended its professional team – all in just under a year. So what exactly does this new development mean for FilterFinder’s customers? As well as the new branding representing the company’s...

Enhancing Lockout / Tagout Procedures – How Do I Perform Full Power Isolation?

ANSI/ASSE Z244.1-2016 The Control of Hazardous Energy Lockout, Tagout and Alternative Methods The American National Standard Institute included examples of practical and useful applications of alternative risk reduction methods when writing the latest edition of the lockout / tagout standard. Access to the document is a must...

Would you like us to host a face-to-face meeting for FluidPowerNet members?

We have been holding face-to-face “User Meetings” for over 15 years with our sister company BearingNet and they are hugely successful. I would love to introduce these events to FluidPowerNet when the world goes back to normal. I’m thinking autumn 2022… We hold the meetings every 15-18...

“FluidPowerNet has been a good investment!”

There are 200+ fluid power distributors using FluidPowerNet to search for parts and find out which distributors have them in stock and ready to ship. With the number of members growing week on week, FluidPowerNet now has over 1.3 million lines of hydraulic, pneumatic and automation inventory!...

Long lead times are forcing companies to look outside their local network…

I was recently speaking to one of our American distributors and we were chatting about the only thing everyone is currently talking about…COVID! He was telling me how COVID has created a lot of shortages in the US market and the closure of manufacturing plants means it’s been more...

Winner Would ‘Love to Spread the Importance of Fluid Power’

The National Fluid Power Association’s Education and Technology Foundation has awarded $2,000 scholarships to 14 students studying fluid power technology.  The foundation’s goal is to help students in high schools, technical colleges, and engineering schools pursue an interest in fluid power. One of the scholarship winners was Elizabeth Lincoln, who...

Beaumanor Fluid Power Products Joins FluidPowerNet!

FluidPowerNet would like to welcome the newest member Beaumanor Fluid Power Products! Beaumanor Fluid Power Products are UK Based and supply a range of fluid power & hydraulic products. Additionally, the company offer mechanical and industrial services which can be found on their website. Click here to...

FluidPowerNet’s newest member: PI Pneumatics Limited (Flomax)

FloMAX are Ireland’s leading Fluid Power and Industrial Equipment Catalogue and Online E-Commerce Site. The FloMAX brand and catalogue, was developed in the year 2000, by long established family business, Pneumatics Limited, and has become an invaluable tool for engineers, maintenance technicians, and purchasers, throughout Ireland, with...

Marat Sp. z o.o. joins FluidPowerNet!

Marat Sp. z o.o. are based in Poland and serve the hydraulic & power transmission industry. They offer a range of products, training sessions and services to their customers as well as producing gearboxes, welded constructions, and machining products Some of their products they offer are bearings,...

Hayley 24/7 Becomes UK’s First SKF-Certified Gearbox Rebuilder

SKF, a market leader in the manufacture of bearings, seals, and engineering solutions has chosen Hayley 24/7 as their first ever certified gearbox rebuilder for the UK, at its sites in Dudley and King’s Lynn. In order to gain accreditation from SKF, Hayley 24/7 repair facilities had...
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