Using four steam cylinders and no cables or chains, the design eliminated cylinder shock and damage when working at high speed.
November 21, 2014
The International Fluid Power Society announces Marti Wendel has been elected as its 55th president.
Sun Hydraulics has introduced a line of in-manifold filter cartridge products designed for use in precision or contamination sensitive systems.
The Comatrol SVP08-NCF Multi-Function Valve combines three valves into one, while adding manual override and filter options.
November 20, 2014
Danfoss - Danfoss Power Solutions (formerly Sauer-Danfoss)
Danfoss has launched the Rapid Delivery Center (RDC) Program to offer delivery of customized hydraulic components to OEM customers in about a week.
October 30, 2014
Eaton announces it has named Gerard DeVito as the company's new Vice President, Technology, Vehicle Group.
October 22, 2014
JOST is now distributing Edbro hydraulic cylinders, which can provide a 205 weight savings for increased payload.
October 20, 2014
Chadwick Tuttle has been named the new General Manager and CEO of HAWE Hydraulics North America.
The NFPA’s most recent analysis of the fluid power industry’s shipments and orders for hydraulic and pneumatic components. September 2014 edition.
Parker Hannifin Corp.
Parker Hannifin introduces GlobalCore, a five hydraulic hoses and two fittings series that significantly reduces engineering and service complexity by providing the first comprehensive product family across the most commonly used constant working pressure...
October 2, 2014
Eaton announces Astrid Mozes has been named Chief Technology Officer for the company's Hydraulics Group.
TRW Automotive Holdings
At IAA Commercial Vehicles TRW Automotive introduced its ActivMode energy efficient hydraulic power steering pump which reduces energy consumption up to 50% by using a dual mode flow logic.
September 22, 2014
Donaldson Company Inc.
Donaldson has opened a new distribution center in Lima, Peru, the company's fourth in the Latin America region.
September 18, 2014
Eaton's JES/XCEL 45 localized steering product has received the 2014 Gold Award from the China Association of Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers.
September 10, 2014
HydraForce co-founder and board member Dick Fontecchio has passed away at the age of 66.
The NFPA’s most recent analysis of the fluid power industry’s shipments and orders for hydraulic and pneumatic components. August 2014 edition.
September 2, 2014
Testing conducted by Eaton has found HEES certified synthetic biodegradable hydraulic fluids are safe to use in the company's Geroler motors and offer many benefits over standard petroleum lubricants.
With the increased sensitivity of components and systems has come the need for finer hydraulic filtration to ensure mobile equipment longevity.
August 15, 2014
JARP Industries has opened a new facility dedicated specifically to its cylinder remanufacturing business.
Sun Hydraulics' LoadMatch Counterbalance Valves control settings at reduced loads to help minimize energy wasted during low load machine cycles.
World Wide Metric
The World Wide Metric Viega press fittings feature a flameless technology to ensure safe use with flammable fluids, fire suppression and in environments prone to explosion.
The HDR-2C rod seal from Freudenberg-NOK provides stability at high pressures and flexibility at temperatures down to -50 C.
PIRTEK announces the availability of its DOT approved high temperature hoses compliant with SAE J 1402 standards.
July 16, 2014
The Bosch Community Fund has awareded four grants totaling $100,000 in support of STEM education.
July 9, 2014
Phillips Industries has expanded its rubber air hose line by adding pre-fabricated and bulk air hoses in blue and red to note emergency and service lines.
The NFPA’s most recent analysis of the fluid power industry’s shipments and orders for hydraulic and pneumatic components. June 2014 edition.