Note:The names that appear on this list have been volunteered by
persons who have identified themselves as fluid power
consultants. The names are in alphabetical order. Appearance on
this list should not be construed as either a recommendation or
endorsement by NFPA or an affirmation of professional competence.
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and payment of $200 fee.
John F. Berninger, P.E.
Advanced Analysis Engineering
3755 Shade Tree
Portage, MI 49024-1036
Specializing in product liability for fluid power
systems - pneumatic, hydraulic, plus mechanical devices.
Background and brief CV on web site: www.aaeconsult.com.
Michael A. Duff
Fluid Power Mechanical Consulting
3715 Norwood Ave.
North Vancouver, B.C. V7N 3P8
Closed Circuit self-contained, bi-directional, positioning
and modulating hydraulic actuators; circuit design and
analysis; integrated manifold design; miniature valve
John Hunter, C.F.P.E.
4516 NE 6th Place
Renton, WA 98059
40+ years applying engineering to hydraulic and
electrical power and control systems.
Concept through commissioning, troubleshooting and diagnosis,
peer review, forensic support and litigation.
Khalil, Medhat K. Bahr, Ph.D.
Director of Professional Education and Research Development
Applied Technology Center
Milwaukee School of Engineering
1025 North Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3109
Office: (414) 277-7269
Cell: (414) 940-2232
25+ years of experience in fluid power. Expert in comprehensive modeling, simulation and designing of hydraulic components/systems. Vast experience in swash plate pumps design,
control and port plate optimization. Design of standalone feedback controllers (hardware and software) for fluid power systems. Expert in fluid power professional education and
development of related educational E-modules and design software.
Thomas J. Labus
1012 Tarrant Drive
Fontana, WI 53215
Hydraulic component/system design for industrial and mobile applications.
Modeling and simulation for advanced designs. Over 40 years of experience in
cylinder, valve, and pump/motor design and application. High pressure hydraulic
and water systems analysis and design. Litigation experience in liability and
patent infringement areas.
Phillip E. Robinson, P.E.
PE Robinson LLC
7750 Woodlands Trail
Chesterland, Ohio 44026
Extensive experience in the design, manufacture, and
application of hydraulic and pneumatic components and
systems. Able to assist in new product development,
standardization activities, and as a litigation expert.
DEStar Consulting LLC
3445 Autumn Woods Drive
Chaska, MN 55318
35+ years experience in the design, development, and application of piston pumps, hydrostatic transmissions, drivetrains, hydraulic hybrids, hydraulic energy storage, and new leading edge hydraulic technologies. Ability to lead component and system projects, drive value analysis/value engineering, assist engineering management, and build engineering capability.
Thomas S. Wanke, CFPE
TSW Fluid Power Consultants
W165 N9516 Lexington Dr.
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
40 years experience: BS MET Degree with Fluid Power Option: MS Engineering Degree with Fluid Power Specialty Hydraulic systems design reviews, reliability, maintenance, troubleshooting, failure analysis and contamination control
primarily focused on product liability and expert testimony.
Larry White, P.E.
Interlynx Systems, LLC
Bryan, OH 43506
Interlynx Systems specializes in driving revenue
and market share growth in OEM & MRO markets.
We specialize in OEM identification, channel
strategies, product positioning and sales process