News http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6871/more en Ohio Town Welcomes First Hydraulic Hybrid Garbage Trucks http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks <div class="field-deck"> Ohio town seizes opportunity from disaster </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Shortly after midnight on February 15, 2014, firefighters in Oberlin, Ohio responded to a fire at the city&rsquo;s refuse vehicle garage. The building housed all six of the city&rsquo;s refuse collection and recycling trucks. All of them were destroyed. Scott Broadwell, President of Oberlin&rsquo;s City Council, said it was fortunate that no one was injured in the incident, and leadership for the city of Oberlin acted quickly by renting two trucks to begin waste collection the following Tuesday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks#comments Hydraulic Pumps & Motors News Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:02:00 +0000 29951 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Wally O'Brien: 1950 - 2014 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/wally-obrien-1950-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2014/12/Wally O2.jpg" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2014/12/Wally%20O2.jpg" style="width: 200px; margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px; float: right; height: 275px;" /></a>Wallace &ldquo;Wally&rdquo; Arthur O&rsquo;Brien, 64, of Wolfeboro, Vt., died Nov. 15, 2014 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Born Sept. 11, 1950 in Elizabeth, N.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/wally-obrien-1950-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/wally-obrien-1950-2014#comments News Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:15:00 +0000 29871 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com FSA Appoints Three New Board Positions http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fsa-appoints-three-new-board-positions <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Michael Shorts, Phil Mahoney, and Robert S. Coffee have been appointed to FSA's Board of Directors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fsa-appoints-three-new-board-positions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/fsa-appoints-three-new-board-positions#comments Seals News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:43:00 +0000 29471 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com HAWE Hydraulics North America welcomes new CEO http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-hydraulics-north-america-welcomes-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/hydraulicspneumatics.com/files/uploads/2014/10/Chad%20Tuttle%2C%20CEO%20NA.jpg" style="width: 152px; height: 184px; float: right; margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px;" title="Tuttle" /><a href="http://www.haweusa.com/" target="_blank">HAWE Hydraulics</a>, Charlotte, N.C., announced that Chadwick Tuttle has been selected as the new General Manager and CEO for the North American operations of <a href="http://www.hawe.de" target="_blank">HAWE Hydraulik SE</a>, Munich.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-hydraulics-north-america-welcomes-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/hawe-hydraulics-north-america-welcomes-new-ceo#comments News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:15:00 +0000 29451 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Marmon/Keystone Celebrates Employees’ Focus on Quality Improvement http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/marmonkeystone-celebrates-employees-focus-quality-improvement <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Marmon/Keystone recently held its 23<sup>rd</sup> Annual Quality Renewal Celebration to honor employees&rsquo; work in the Quality Improvement Process. The celebration spanned across all 40 Marmon Keystone locations where each branch spent half the day participating in recreation, team building, and prize giveaways.</p> <p>Upon hire employees receive training on how the Quality Improvement Process works and then work on one of the Quality Teams where they identify and complete projects that make Marmon/Keystone processes safer, more efficient and cost effective.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/marmonkeystone-celebrates-employees-focus-quality-improvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/marmonkeystone-celebrates-employees-focus-quality-improvement#comments News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:01:00 +0000 29431 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Cautious Optimism Among Manufacturers as U.S. Economy Surges http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cautious-optimism-among-manufacturers-us-economy-surges <div class="node-body article-body">According to a recently released report from the National Association of Manufacturers, the U.S. economy grew an annualized 4.6% in the second quarter of 2014, its fastest pace since the fourth quarter of 2011. In the real gross domestic product (GDP) report, consumer and business </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cautious-optimism-among-manufacturers-us-economy-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/cautious-optimism-among-manufacturers-us-economy-surges#comments News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:23:00 +0000 29401 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Courtesy John Moore/Getty Images Ductile Iron Seminar Coming Soon http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ductile-iron-seminar-coming-soon <div class="node-body article-body">The Ductile Iron Society will host a ductile iron seminar, October 28th, at the Decatur Conference Center & Hotel, Decatur, Il. This one-day only event is a learning opportunity for OEM and end-user </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ductile-iron-seminar-coming-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/ductile-iron-seminar-coming-soon#comments News Community Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:03:00 +0000 29391 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com NFPA Releases Latest Industry Shipment Figures http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/nfpa-releases-latest-industry-shipment-figures <div class="node-body article-body">The latest data published by the National Fluid Power Association shows industry shipments of fluid power products for July 2014 increased 10.4% compared to June 2013, and remained the same when compared to last month. Industrial hydraulic, mobile hydraulic and pneumatic </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/nfpa-releases-latest-industry-shipment-figures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/news/nfpa-releases-latest-industry-shipment-figures#comments News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:08:00 +0000 29381 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Keeping the Forest Green http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/keeping-forest-green <div class="field-deck"> National parks, forests, and recreation areas are environmentally sensitive, and naturally great candidates for hydraulic fluids formulated for minimal environmental impact. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To preserve the 879,000 acres of forest, Hiawatha National Forest Fleet manager W. Toby Rhue partnered with Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee (MSPC) Field Operations Director Keith Reinholt to incorporate bio-based products use at the facility in Michigan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/keeping-forest-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/hydraulic-fluids/keeping-forest-green#comments Products Forestry & Lumber Hydraulic Fluids Mon, 13 Oct 2014 18:45:00 +0000 29361 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Proportional Control Valve http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/proportional-control-valve <div class="node-body article-body">The PC3 Valve is a 10-32 threaded, 2-port proportional valve capable of 0-24 lpm flow at 2.3-W maximum power consumption. Designed using a frictionless flat-spring armature. It’s available </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/proportional-control-valve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/products/proportional-control-valve#comments Products Pneumatic Valves Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:34:00 +0000 29241 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com