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May 21, 2012

Eaton to merge with Cooper Industries, move global incorporation to Ireland

In huge news for the industry, Eaton Corp. announced this morning that it will merge with Irish electrical equipment supplier Cooper Industries,....More
Apr 26, 2012

Last chance for Vegas

It's less than a week til WasteExpo and our Fluid Power Conference....More
Apr 10, 2012

Fluid power distributor helps take on autism

I mentioned last week in a blog that I always like to promote businesses that do good in their communities on top of doing business. So when the....More
Apr 04, 2012

Automation engineering scholarships available

ASCO Numatics is offering two $5000 automation engineering scholarships to qualified undergraduate or graduate students....More
Mar 21, 2012

A good week for Eaton1

The past week has been a good one for Eaton Corp., as the hydraulics company was recognized twice in the last five days—once for being ethical, and....More
Mar 01, 2012

MSOE offers hydraulic specialist certification review

Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) is holding a review session for IFPS Hydraulic Specialist Certification, granted by the International Fluid....More
Feb 29, 2012

Hydraulics highlighted at Work Truck Show

Next Tuesday marks the beginning of NTEA-The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Hydraulic companies are key exhibitors in this show, as fluid power....More
Feb 23, 2012

Pneu-Logic meets California energy regulations

Pneu-Logic Corp.'s PL4000 compressed air monitoring and control system complies with the California Energy Commission’s proposed new rule on....More
Feb 17, 2012

NFPA busy with education support and news

We just received our copy of the NFPA Reporter, the monthly newsletter the organization sends out with its latest news and updates. This edition....More
Feb 16, 2012

IFPE recognized as one of fastest growing tradeshows

A news release the other day from IFPE show organizers touted that the event has been named to the "Fastest Growing Events" List by EXPO Magazine,....More

Alan Hitchcox

Alan joined Hydraulics & Pneumatics in 1987 with experience as a technical magazine editor and in industrial sales. He graduated with a BS in engineering technology from Franklin University and...

Leah Scully

Leah Scully is a graduate of The College of New Jersey. She has a BS degree in Biomedical Engineering with a mechanical specialization.  
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