Applications en Bluetooth and Smartphone Configure Hard-to-Reach Hydraulic Valves <div class="node-body article-body">A ten-minute installation saves hours of setup time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Controls & Instrumentation Marine & Offshore Hydraulic Valves Mon, 28 Sep 2015 04:12:00 +0000 34431 at Manufacturer Invests in Tooling, NSF Certification <div class="node-body article-body">After focusing on a steady stream of improvements since 2011, Delavan Pumps Inc., Minneapolis, invested more than $300,000.00 in new tooling, NSF Certification, and marketing to it forward movement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Agricultural Cylinders & Actuators News Thu, 10 Sep 2015 15:53:00 +0000 34161 at A Speed-Variable Revolution in Hydraulics <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Binversie and Paul Stavrou, Bosch Rexroth Corp. </div> <div class="field-deck"> To optimize efficiency in today’s electrified hydraulic systems, designers must make decisions based on a strong understanding of the VFD, system parameters, and the actual process intended for the application. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To optimize efficiency in today’s electrified hydraulic systems, designers must make decisions based on a strong understanding of the VFD, system parameters, and the actual process intended for the application.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Material Handling Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Wed, 09 Sep 2015 16:31:00 +0000 34101 at Demos Take Center Stage at ICUEE 2015 <div class="node-body article-body">ICUEE hasn’t been dubbed The Demo Expo for nothing. By attending this biennial event, you’ll not only be able to get up close and personal with some of the latest fluid power components, but you’ll be able to see construction and utility equipment in action — and even try it out yourself.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Events Tue, 08 Sep 2015 15:11:00 +0000 34051 at Gentle Giant Transports Molten Steel <div class="node-body article-body">The 3503 ladle carrier has a payload of 180 tons and is nearly 16 meters long. The ladle, placed in the transporter’s payload platform, can be hydraulically lowered onto the ground for crane loading.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Other Industries Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 07 Aug 2015 16:10:00 +0000 33731 at Pushing Cheese Production <div class="field-byline"> James Coshnitzke, Clippard Instrument Laboratory Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> A major food manufacturer looks to streamline an operation that moves trays through the fill-and-weigh operations, then to the unloading station. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The cheese in colorful packages at supermarkets usually starts out in a completely different form. In one such case, machines pour a heated, liquefied cheese product into large fiberglass trays.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food & Beverage Cylinders & Actuators Packaging Pneumatic Valves Fri, 07 Aug 2015 14:39:00 +0000 33711 at Pack Your Bags for Pack Expo 2015 <div class="field-deck"> As it does every other year, Pack Expo heads for Las Vegas, where it will be welcoming thousands of visitors September 28 to 30. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pack Expo Las Vegas, here we come! The 2015 show, which runs from September 28 to 30, will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Attendees can gain insights about innovations...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Other Technologies Packaging Seals Vacuum Technology Events Community Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:38:00 +0000 33601 at Fluid-Power Course Covers Hydraulic Essentials <div class="node-body article-body">Due to a growing registration rate, MSOE's Applied Technology Center offers more Professional Education seminars in 2016. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technologies Applications News Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:40:00 +0000 33521 at The Sweet Spot for Hydraulic Hybrids <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I met with officials of Lightning Hybrids at the Work Truck Show, held earlier this year in Indianapolis. Lightning Hybrids held a press conference and allowed show attendees to test drive a delivery truck equipped with a hybrid hydraulic drive. It was fun and interesting to drive the vehicle, but a conversation with company officials clarified some points I had pondered about hydraulic hybrids.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/hitch-post">The Hitch Post</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rail, Truck & Bus The Hitch Post Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:10:00 +0000 33331 at Hydraulic Cylinders Provide Muscle for Pipelaying <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Enerpac supplied dozens of high-pressure hydraulic cylinders for the topside lift system beams on Allseas &lsquo;Pioneering Spirit&rsquo; vessel. The cylinders are an integral part of the vessel&rsquo;s lift system, enabling the installation and decommissioning of complete topsides weighing up to metric 48,000 tons. &lsquo;Pioneering Spirit&rsquo; is the largest platform installation, decommissioning, and pipelay vessel in the world. The vessel&rsquo;s 16 lifting beams feature 64 Enerpac CLRG-Series&nbsp; double-acting hydraulic cylinders arranged in groups of four.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Marine & Offshore Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:45:00 +0000 32981 at