News en What’s New in lloT—and the Tax Breaks That Come with It <div class="field-byline"> Tracy Lustyan, Managing Director of alliantgroup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As automation and system integration technologies continue to take over U.S. factories, the need for assembly line workers has been replaced by the need for employees who can design, develop, and run these now largely automated processes.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:14:00 +0000 42071 at Image Gallery: The Las Vegas High Roller - World’s Largest Observation Wheel <div class="node-body gallery-body">The world's largest observation wheel, the Las Vegas High Roller, stands 550 ft and accommodates 1120 passengers/hr.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Entertainment News Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:28:00 +0000 24481 at Work Truck Show: Building Bridges Between Suppliers and Industry <div class="node-body article-body">Fluid power professionals can take advantage of the show to make connections with peers in the work truck industry. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:13:00 +0000 41871 at <p>The&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="NTEA">NTEA</span>&nbsp;consists of nearly 1,800 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell, and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers, and accessories. Fluid power professionals can take advantage of the show to make connections with peers in the work truck industry.&nbsp;(Courtesy&nbsp;of The&nbsp;Municipal)</p> Product Preview Part 1: IFPE 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here's a sneak-peek at the products to appear at the International Fluid Power Expo along with their respective booths.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Events Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:58:00 +0000 41851 at Komatsu America Offers Career Day for University Students <div class="node-body article-body">The students received hands-on training for state-of-the-art construction equipment and learned about current and future job opportunities.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tue, 31 Jan 2017 22:35:00 +0000 41631 at <p>Students from three Atlanta universities participated at&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Komatsu">Komatsu</span>&nbsp;America Corp.&#39;s educational session, where they could operate state-of-the-art machinery.&nbsp;</p> New Book Provides Detailed Study of Hydraulics Technology <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Introduction to Hydraulics for Industry Professionals is intended to provide a deeper understanding of the principles of hydraulic control, and improve practical skills in building hydraulic-driven machines.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 30 Jan 2017 18:33:00 +0000 41611 at Associate of Equipment Manufactures Offers Its First Trade Mission to Cuba <div class="node-body article-body">With diplomatic ties restored between Cuba and the U.S. in 2014, the AEM offers a trade mission where participants travel to Cuba and learn how to conduct business with its ministries and companies within the limits of the existing embargo. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:16:00 +0000 41591 at <p>Last year, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM)&nbsp;joined the&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba</a>&nbsp;(<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="USACC">USACC</span>), a coalition of U.S. agriculture interests that works to liberalize agricultural trade between the U.S. and Cuba.</p> Hydradyne Acquires Hydraulic House to Serve Southern U.S. <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to offering Parker hydraulic components and a full line of Parker fluid connector products, Hydraulic House offers in-house service and repairs for various brands of hydraulic equipment.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Other Technologies News Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:07:00 +0000 41581 at <p>Hydradyne LLC, strengthened its presence in the southeast with its acquisition of Hydraulic House Inc., or Orlando, Fla.</p> FPDA Appoints New Executive Director <div class="node-body article-body">Barbara Dunlavey is the appointed the Executive Director of the Fluid Power Distributors Association. She has experience serving as executive director of several other engineering organizations as well.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:11:00 +0000 41561 at Component Library for Hydraulic-Schematic Software Offered for Free <div class="field-deck"> The HydroSym Library contains hundreds of generic and manufacturer-specific component symbols and is free to all users. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The digital archive of up-to-date product specifications enables engineers to quickly and easily find hydraulic components when designing hydraulic systems. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Manifolds & HICs News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:12:00 +0000 41541 at