The 51st National Conference on Fluid Power will be held in conjunction with IFPE 2008. It will feature presentations by international experts on power transmission and motion control technology.

Companies may present a technical paper. Abstracts are being accepted in the following topic areas:

  • All power transmission (systems and simulation/analysis)
  • Hydraulic fluids
  • Fluid power/motion control (components and fluid power circuits)
  • Electrical and mechanical power transmission (electric motors, brakes, clutches, other components), and
  • A new symposium on electronic controls.

Deadline for abstract submission is July 2, 2007. For more information, visit www.ifpe.com or call (414) 298-4141.

In addition, the next cluster of NFPA technical and U.S. TAG meetings is slated for February 13-15, 2007 at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center in Milwaukee.

Meeting agendas will be available early in 2007. For information, contact Carrie Tatman Schwartz at ctschwartz@nfpa.com or (414) 778-3347 (NFPA committees), or Karen Boehme at kboehme@nfpa.com or (414) 778-3345 (U.S. TAG subgroups).