Spectronics will use H&I’s existing machinery to boost its research and development efforts while purchasing other machinery to streamline the output, quality, and dependability of its existing products....More
When it comes to repairing blacktop, Bettis Asphalt & Construction is confident in the environmental finesse of its heating-and-milling machines. Unlike heavy trucks used in conventional overlays, the machines recycle 100% of the asphalt. But the company couldn’t help but notice the impact of the high-temperature milling process on its hydraulic motors and gearboxes....More
BVA Hydraulic’s Built-to-Last catalog contains more than 70 pages of information describing hydraulic cylinders, power units, pumps, tools, and other components with working pressures up to 10,000 psi....More
Motion Industries, distributor of industrial-maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, announced several key changes as part of its organizational structure alignment, effective January 1, 2016....More
Interface Devices’ line of air-driven liquid pumps are durable, compact and energy efficient. The E, H & P Series features a low-maintenance plug-and-play design with...
Comments in this year’s Salary Survey revealed that many fluid-power professionals had one particular concern in common: Newcomers in the industry do not have adequate hands-on training or experience to learn quickly on the job. Hydrotech Inc. tackled this issue head on by donating four new hydraulic training stands to Cincinnati State Technical and Community College....More
Hydraulics and pneumatics provide high power density, holding strength, and precision when varying positions in small-scale apps. The NFPA and Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power are calling a meeting to discuss plans to advance this technology in human-scale applications....More
To accommodate the ramp-up in requests for product testing and validation, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions added 1000 square feet to the Product Testing Laboratory at its HA Traub Technical (HAT) Center....More
A 3D-printed actuator uses pneumatics to mimic an octopus tentacle without requiring complex internal parts. It adopts the function of muscular hydrostats with response times that are comparable to living muscle....More
Applied Industrial Technologies, Cleveland, held an open house on Tuesday, September 22. The event included exhibitor displays, technical seminars, and social events. Dozens of AIT's vendors were on hand, including many fluid power suppliers. Applied Industrial also exhibited some of its own capabilities.
This gallery provides a sampling of what was fluid power and related exhibits.
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....More