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Interactive steering portfolio e-book by Danfoss

Danfoss have recently launched a new interactive steering portfolio e-book to help further accelerate time-to-market for their customers. A few weeks ago Danfoss announced the launch of their new eSteering Knowledge Centre, an online platform with free digital tools and resources to get faster configurations for electrohydraulic...

Bosch Rexroth celebrates 225 years

The story began in 1795 when Georg Ludwig Rexroth launched the water-driven forge for iron production in the Spessart mountains in Germany. With this, he founded what now is one of the oldest technology companies in the world. Part of the Bosch Group today, Bosch Rexroth AG...

The Safe Operation of Hydraulic Tools

Hydraulic tools offer the user great versatility when it comes to transmitting power and controlling motion. Unfortunately, if operated incorrectly, they can become extremely dangerous: this is due to the way in which the fluid is stored under high pressure and the potential high force capability of...

Steer-by-wire valve for mobile machinery applications

Parker Hannifin has launched a mobile directional control valve that can be used in a steer-by-wire system for earth-moving equipment and other types of mobile machinery. This high-performance single fault tolerant valve is designed to support the ongoing evolution and trend for electrification of vehicles in this...

Coming Soon: 2021 NFPA Annual Conference

The National Fluid Power Association annual conference is scheduled for February 24th-26th, 2021. The conference will occur virtually and includes an in-person networking event in Phoenix. At the same time the conference is taking place online, NFPA will sponsor an optional in-person meeting called the Power of Association...

Danfoss Power Solutions to present latest technological advancements at Bauma China 2020

Danfoss Power Solutions will unveil its latest mobile hydraulics and electronically controlled products and solutions at Bauma China 2020, which runs from November 24-27. Visitors to the event will be able to discuss the following products at the company’s exhibition stand, situated at Booth 811 in Hall N4....

Gates Announces North American Organisational Restructure

Gates has announced a management reorganisation across its North American commercial business to better align resources with strategic growth initiatives. The changes include the promotions of key Gates personnel who will drive growth within the new structure. The structure organises core functional areas for North American business...

Meet the newest FluidPowerNet member: Schwark Hydraulik & Pneumatik

FluidPowerNet would like to welcome our newest member: Schwark Hydraulik & Pneumatik Schwark Hydraulik & Pneumatik offer their customers a range of high-quality well-known brands in the hydraulic and pneumatic industry. Whether it is the selection of the right components, the design of system solutions, troubleshooting in...

Condition monitoring for hydraulic accumulators

Hydraulic accumulators store energy, enhance the performance of fluid-power systems and provide for emergency backup functions. An accumulator consists of a separation element (bladder, piston or diaphragm) that divides gas and fluid sections. The energy storage capacity is directly affected by the pre-charge pressure of nitrogen gas...

Effective Tool Kitting And Control – Vital To Operations In A Time Of Pandemic

In a time where workshops, factories, and manufacturing plants are busy producing goods up and down the country against a backdrop of a global pandemic, tool kitting and control practices have come under increased focus for businesses. The usual wide-spread sharing of tools and equipment among employees...
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