Not so long ago, only the largest OEMs could afford to develop
complex proprietary control systems. But the recent introduction of
versatile digital ecosystems connecting electronic control...
On October 3, 2018
The ability to see behind a machine and work area is crucial to
improve safety in the operation of heavy equipment and machinery.
Just as in automobiles, the capability to see behind a mine...
On August 27, 2018
Hydraulic fitting materials need to have the strength and corrosion
resistance necessary to safely withstand the challenges of
hydraulic systems in harsh environments. Hose fittings aren't
On July 26, 2018
Does your hydraulic hose application cause excessive hose abrasion,
pressure spikes, kinking or deep cuts? We understand how these
issues happen and how to prevent them. And if there's a way your
On January 31, 2018
As we look back on 2017, increased demand contributed to technology
advancements and higher productivity across a range of industries
including oil and gas, power generation, life...
On January 20, 2018
2017 brought about innovative new technologies that laid the
foundation for the latest hydraulic systems and applications
designed for construction, agriculture, mining, power generation
On January 16, 2018
One of the most dangerous situations for hydraulic equipment is a
hose burst. Whether it is a pinhole leak or a full blow burst, the
danger is imminent. Hydraulic hose bursts create...
On October 26, 2017
It has been over 50 years since Parker Hannifin Corporation entered
the Latin American market. What began in 1963 with a sole
distributor in Peru dispensing hose and fittings would grow to
On September 28, 2017
The manufacturing industry is currently facing increasing pressure
to reform and innovate in order to remain viable. On the consumer
side, the Internet of Things (IoT) has made smart devices...
On June 22, 2017
Coffee is a wonderfully popular beverage that dates back
centuries to its origins in Ethiopia. Today, global
coffee consumption is estimated at 153.3 million bags a year
according to the United States...
On March 23, 2017
From optimizing peak performance to minimizing unplanned downtime,
the products and systems Parker will showcase at IFPE 2017 are
designed specifically to help its customers increase...
On January 20, 2017
For obvious reasons, product safety is increasingly subject to
legal provisions. As the industry’s first manufacturer to do so,
Parker-Prädifa is now implementing the requirements of the...
On January 12, 2016
Diagnostic sensing devices come in all shapes and sizes, but for
certain applications some sensors can be more of a headache than
others. This is especially true with mobile equipment,...
On December 15, 2015
As an OEM, how would you like to be able to specify a single family
of hydraulic hoses for machinery operated anywhere in the
world? Or how about simplifying your inventory headaches by
doing so with...
On May 6, 2015
Pneumatic valves work in a variety of applications to control the
operation of actuators, including cylinders, clutches, rotary
actuators, and airbags. In the transportation industry,...
On October 21, 2014
Fluid and gas handling is the technology of directing and
containing fluids and gases. Parker connectors and hoses are
critical to hundreds of applications. Key markets Aerospace
On November 1, 2013
Biogas is renewable energy stored in organic materials, such as
plant matter and animal waste, known as biomass. Sources of biomass
fuel include agricultural residue, food waste, sewage, energy
On August 23, 2013
Hydraulics is the technology of controlling pressurized fluids to
create force and motion. Parker hydraulics enable and improve
machinery performance. Key markets Aerial lift Agriculture
On July 1, 2013
An accurate and advanced pneumatic mechanism installed on farm
seeders lets farmers control seed handling, seed placement and
down/up-force control. In the early part of the systems’
On June 11, 2013
Believe it or not, a relatively small pneumatic device helps
farmers feed a hungry world as well as put more money in their
pockets. Installed on seed planters, the advanced height-control
On June 11, 2013