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MAPI – Manufacturers Alliance Economic News and Reports

MAPI Economic RoundtableA weekly round-up of the MAPI resources available to NFPA members through NFPA’s membership in MAPI. Issues in Brief Bring a Global Perspective to Your Next Meeting Our economists will be crossing the country and an ocean this fall for speaking engagements at corporate meetings and industry events, including with Kaman Corp. and the Aspen […]

Member Visit Reinforces Changes in the Fluid Power Supply Chain

Dave Redfield, the president and co-owner of Fordsell Machine Productsl l By Eric Lanke NFPA CEO Earlier this year, while in the Detroit area for an NFPA Regional Meeting, I had the opportunity to swing by and visit with NFPA Supplier Member Fordsell Machine Products. Dave Redfield, the president and co-owner of Fordsell, is a former Chair of the NFPA Supplier Council, so it […]

NFPA Members Show Off to Students on National Manufacturing Day

Photo courtesy of Erica Brough/The Gainesville SunNFPA Member, Triton College in Illinois, hosted 32 middle school students from one of their local schools for National Manufacturing Day. Antigone Sharris, engineering technology coordinator at the college, organized Triton’s event which included a demonstration of a laser cutter/engraver. There were three different classes that the youth attended to pique their curiosity about careers […]

NFPA and the Heavy Metal Tour for Students

http://media.graytvinc.com/images/11427.jpgEighth grade students all across Wisconsin took part in a “Heavy Metal Tour” on October 8 to experience jobs in manufacturing. Nearly 3,000 students throughout the state, including 1,400 in the Wausau and Antigo areas got the chance to learn about manufacturing careers, thanks to a partnership with local technical colleges and businesses. NFPA member, […]

Make Every Day Manufacturing Day—Celebrate the Industry @ NFPA Chicago Regional Meeting December 8

NFPA-Regional-MeetingsNFPA Regional Meetings are a great way to meet with your peers and hear the good news about manufacturing and the fluid power industry.  The NFPA 2014 Chicago Regional Meeting is scheduled for Monday, December 8 at Harper College in Palatine, IL.  Join us for lunch, networking and interesting presentations—and IT’S FREE. Click here for […]

NFPA Company Profile: Spectronics Corporation

Spectronics Corporation http://www.spectroline.com/Introducing NFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News A short profile of an NFPA Member is a new feature for the NFPA News.  NFPA membership is at an all-time high and this is just one way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s Company is Spectronics Corporation. Spectronics Corporation, based in […]

NFPA Membership Continues to Grow

Meet NFPA's newest membersOhio University Athens, OH – The Department of Engineering Technology and Management in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology at Ohio University has a long and rich history of preparing graduates for careers in applied engineering and technical management. The Engineering Technology and Management Program has a dedicated Parker Fluid Power lab and offers […]

NFPA’s Economic Update Webinar

Institute for Trend ResearchNO CHARGE to NFPA Members! Jim Chappelow, Institute for Trend Research (ITR) Thursday, October 30th, 10:00 am Central NFPA’s Economic Update webinars will help members gain critical insight into the economic risks and opportunities facing their organization. Mr. Chappelow will provide insights into the latest economic developments & future trends for the U.S. and global […]

NFPA members receive 5% discount on exhibit space at North American Fluid Power Pavilion at Hannover Messe MDA 2015

MDA NA at Hannover MesseHannover Fairs USA will bring back the North American Fluid Power Pavilion to HANNOVER MESSE’s 2015 Motion, Drive and Automation (MDA) event in Hannover, Germany from April 13-17, 2015. The North American Fluid Power Pavilion will return to its traditional and newly renovated home of Halls 19 and 20 with a floor area of 210,000 […]

NFPA Company Profile: Helgesen Industries

NFPA membership connectionsIntroducing NFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News A short profile of an NFPA Member is a new feature for the NFPA News.  NFPA membership is at an all-time high and this is just one way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s Company is Helgesen Industries. Helgesen Industries, based in […]

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