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IFPS opens call for Fluid Power Hall of Fame nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the Fluid Power Hall of Fame. The Fluid Power industry’s success is through the efforts of dedicated individuals – the innovators, researchers, application engineers, educators, and sales and service personnel. These people are the reasons our industry continues to thrive. The...

Motion Industries breaks ground for new facility

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, held a ground-breaking ceremony at the site of its planned shop facility in Irondale, Alabama. In attendance were Randy Breaux, Motion President, and Joe Limbaugh, Motion...

Danfoss Editron powering fully-electric trucks for reborn Brazilian manufacturer FNM

Powering fully-electric trucks for reborn Brazilian manufacturer FNM Fábrica Nacional de Mobilidades (FNM) has established a dedicated electric vehicle business platform of high-tech, zero-emission smart trucks and buses. Both the FNM 832 and FNM 833 trucks will feature Danfoss Editron drivetrains and lithium-ion batteries from Octillion Power...

FluidPowerNet’s newest member: LubeTeam Hydraulic Srl

LubeTeam Hydraulic Srl are a reliable partner for hydraulic and pneumatic applications at industrial level for all companies operating in the different sectors: industrial, Oil & Gas, earthmoving, agriculture, automotive, aeronautics, naval, renewable energy and refrigeration. They are also distributors and representatives of the main manufacturers of...

Schibuola Lauro have joined FluidPowerNet!

FluidPowerNet would like to welcome the latest member: Schibuola Lauro Schibuola Lauro are an Italian based company who serve the pneumatic and hydraulic industry. Here is a list of some products they distribute: Valves Hose carriers Peristaltic pumps Sensors Filters Converters/ interfaces Weighing systems Flow meters Electric...

Danfoss Editron boosts its product portfolio by developing a fully-electric wheel loader system

A fully-electric wheel loader system The fully-electric wheel loader system is the latest example of how Danfoss Editron is transforming the construction market via electrification. Developing the system has given Danfoss Editron a greater understanding of its customers’ needs when they build electric machines. Introducing the fully-electric...

What is skiving, and when should you use it on your hose assemblies?

Skiving is removing the outer cover at the end of a hydraulic hose in the location of the crimp fitting. For some high-pressure applications, the hose’s inner tube ID may be skived to allow the hose-tail to better fit. Using a specialised machine with externally rotating mandrels,...

Industrial refrigeration evaporator control—Now, easier than ever before

With straightforward installation, intuitive wizard, and built-in design flexibility the Danfoss EKE 400, provide the tools needed to achieve the optimal cooling mode and defrost sequence for efficient, safe, and trouble-free evaporator operation. We are very pleased to announce the release of the second version of the...

Efficiency benefits of new hydraulic-electric linear axis

As interest in climate-change mitigation continues to grow around the world, many industry and technology leaders say that the efficiency of manufacturing processes must improve. One target is to replace conventional drives with highly efficient electrically powered systems. For years, manufacturers of energy-saving electromechanical drives have been...

Eaton invests more than $100 million

Eaton invests more than $100 million to expand North American electrical manufacturing and distribution centres for commercial and residential customers and distributors Power management company Eaton announced today major infrastructure investments to increase the supply of its residential and commercial electrical solutions across North America. Eaton is...
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