The use of industrial networks to make sensors and actuators more
intelligent has become common across modern factory environments,
and the use of continuous position sensing is a pathway to
On February 20, 2018
2017 saw economic growth accelerate and the indicators suggest that
trend will continue. This puts productivity initiatives high on the
list of manufacturers, keen on taking full advantage of...
On January 4, 2018
For over forty years, Parker has the lead the development of the
chemical hardening process ideal for ferrules designed to grip and
seal stainless steel tubing. The process is called
On September 29, 2017
PTFE convoluted tubing is used when customers need a very flexible
tube that can withstand constant flexing, for high-temperature
fluid handling applications and for applications where other wires
On August 31, 2017
If the excitement of the construction industry takes your breath
away, congratulations! You’re in the right business. But
construction workers may have shortness of breath for a far more
On August 1, 2017
Parker Hannifin Engineered Materials Group has developed a wide
variety of metal seals which can be formed or machined. A metal
seal is a highly engineered sealing solution which provides...
On June 22, 2017
To stay at the forefront of the competitive transportation markets,
fleet managers are turning to alternative fuels that meet the
environmental and economic needs of today and in the future.
On June 12, 2017
Chemical compatibility in regards to hydraulic hose can be
complicated, however it is necessary for the performance and hose
life. When selecting a hose, you must consider the chemical
On June 7, 2017
Withstanding the high pressures of deepwater reservoirs has been a
challenge for offshore drilling operations limited by the
capabilities of their equipment. Going after deep reservoirs with
On April 27, 2017
As we move into the future, the need for transportation is merging
with society’s concerns about pollution, climate change, depletion
of natural resources and the long-term sustainability of our...
On April 21, 2017
Hydraulic hose is more complicated than it seems. There are many
factors that go into designing, manufacturing, and testing
high-quality hydraulic hoses. At Parker Hannifin Hose Products
On March 30, 2017
Does your mast hose look like this? Employees often overlook hoses
during routine maintenance checks for material handling equipment,
which inevitably leads to machine down time and lost...
On March 20, 2017
Parker Prädifa offers a large number of combined pneumatic seals
and wipers for the open groove of the EU system. By installing the
right type of seal, a wide range of applications can be covered
On February 8, 2017
A question often asked in the wine and grape industry is: which is
better for wine production, nitrogen or argon? Both are inert gases
at room temperature, and both are used for blanketing wine...
On December 6, 2016
Wherever water, chemical mixtures, oil and gases are transported
through pipes, solenoid valves are instrumental in remotely or
automatically controlling the flow and transfer of fluids. But...
On October 4, 2016
For many industrial and mobile applications, hydraulic hoses need
to withstand extreme conditions, including aggressive liquids,
scorching to freezing temperatures and ultra-high pressure. Do you
On September 15, 2016
Faster, Better, Stronger Sealing There are three global trends
driving innovation in the automotive industry: the desire to drive
farther and release fewer emissions from every unit of fuel, the
On July 19, 2016
Compared to their land equivalents, marine engines have to shoulder
a much heavier burden. With highly capricious and volatile weather
that can vary from Arctic cold to equatorial heat, the...
On April 12, 2016
In recent years, the number of large-scale oil and gas processing
plants sited in remote locations such as the Arctic regions has
increased significantly. As well as exceptionally low...
On November 6, 2015
When you order hose from Parker Hannifin, remember S.T.A.M.P. and
you won't forget any information. Before you specify your next hose
for that important application, use our Size,...
On August 6, 2015