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Michael J. Coast to Discuss “Adapting for Success” at Detroit Regional Meeting

NFPA-Regional-MeetingsThe 2015 NFPA Detroit Regional Meeting scheduled for March 26 at Macomb Community College in Warren, MI, will include a special presentation by Michael J. Coast, President and CEO of the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center.  Mike’s presentation, “Adapting for Success” will be relevant for all companies whether based in Michigan or elsewhere. Also scheduled at […]

NFPA Member News – February 26, 2015

NEWSMotion Industries, Inc. announced the retirement of Chairman Bill Stevens, effective March 1, 2015. Tim Breen, named President and Chief Operating Officer in 2013, then President and Chief Executive Officer in 2014, succeeds Mr. Stevens to lead the company. Read more…

NFPA Membership Continues to Grow

trees growing looking upLeanWerks Ogden, UT - Leanwerks engineers, designs, and manufactures a proprietary line of fluid end valves for the pressure pumping segment of the upstream oil and gas industry under the brand “Vex Valve.” The Vex Valve incorporates a hardened steel seat, billet machined poppet, and engineered urethane insert. In addition to the Vex Valve product, […]

Member Visit Underscores Need for Innovation, Diversity in the Fluid Power Industry

Cummins Filtration Madison Wisconsin  By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO My travels recently took me to Madison, WI, so I decided to swing by Cummins Filtration in a little town outside of Madison called Stoughton. Barry Verdegan was my host, who has been involved in fluid power standards for a long time, and is now the chair of the […]

Standards Development Activity for February 2015

Standards DevelopmentThe U. S. Technical Advisory Group (TAG) to ISO/TC 131- fluid power systems has been working on a number of new projects that will eventually become published ISO Standards. Following is a sampling of current projects underway in the committees: Committee Draft of ISO 3968 – Hydraulic fluid power — Filters — Evaluation of differential pressure versus […]

NFPA Supports IFPS Certification

IFPS-certificationAre you looking for ways to train and access technical employees? As part of our mission to build and connect our members to an educated workforce, NFPA partners with other organizations—the International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) is one of them. Through its multifaceted work in education, training, and certification, IFPS strengthens and advances professional careers […]

Download the Annual Conference App for Schedule, Contacts and Alerts

Event Mobi Annual Conference APP - sponsored by Yates IndustriesThe Annual Conference is just around the corner, and like last year, we will have an event app for the conference. The AC15 app uses the EventMobi platform again and was sponsored by Yates Industries. The app isn’t all that app-like. No app stores are involved. Just your web browser of choice on your smartphone […]

NFPA Company Profile: Yates Industries, Inc.

NFPA membership connectionsNFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News With NFPA membership at an all-time high, publishing a short profile of an NFPA member each week is one way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s company is Yates Industries, Inc. An NFPA member since 2004, Yates Industries, Inc. was founded in 1972 by […]

MAPI – Manufacturers Alliance Economic News and Reports

MAPI_bus-outlookA weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA’s membership in MAPI. Issues in the Brief Pot, Patents, Bribes, & Hacks: 4 Smokin’ Hot Legal Issues for 2015 Manufacturing is the No. 1 most cyberattacked industry. This creates substantial challenges for corporate lawyers, who also contend with disjointed marijuana laws, severe […]

NFPA Membership Continues to Grow

NFPA membership continues to growBadestnost JSCo  Chirpan, Bulgaria – Founded in 1902 as an industrial metalworking enterprise, Badestnost JSCo ranks among the first representatives of the evolving industry in Bulgaria. Since 1978 Badestnost has been specializing in the manufacturing of hydraulic components. Badestnost manufactured products find application in the following areas: agriculture, car construction and full machinery construction. Member since […]

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