When it comes to a successful predictive maintenance strategy,
diagnostics is king. Being able to pull meaningful information from
your assets allows you to detect patterns in their performance,...
On March 27, 2017
Due to its size and complexity, a petrochemical refinery offers
many potential safety hazards, one of which is rubber steam hose
that blends into the scenery and presents many
On March 22, 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
Many hose installers are not trained on how to correctly measure
and specify hose length. As a result, a replacement hose may end up
being either a little shorter or a little longer than the...
On March 16, 2017
Are you looking for step-by-step instructions for making a hose
assembly? The basic method of making a hose assembly is the same
for every machine and we’ve outlined the steps below or you can
On March 9, 2017
Unless you’re a risk-taking, daredevil type, you likely have some
sort of diagnostic infrastructure in your facility. And while
there’s no discounting the benefit of wired diagnostic solutions,
On March 7, 2017
Every year, manufacturing processes get leaner to ensure companies
stay competitive. Part of that is to keep assets working and avoid
shutdowns as much as possible. But without a solid...
On February 23, 2017
Parker has supplied mobile equipment OEMs and dealers with
diagnostic solutions for decades. But getting accurate readings on
mobile equipment safely has always been a challenge for OEMs and
On February 9, 2017
Liquid valves are a critical component in the next generation of
analytical equipment used for clinical diagnostics, analytical
chemistry, environmental monitoring, agent detection, and other
On February 7, 2017
Over the last few years, advances in the Internet of Things have
led to some incredible technological breakthroughs across multiple
industries. Leveraging concepts like advanced condition...
On January 20, 2017
The surge of activity in new combined cycle power plant
construction, retrofit, and expansion has led to a greater need for
engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services. Busy...
On December 1, 2016
Safety is of utmost concern when it comes to hydraulic systems,
including the selection process, maintaining and replacing hoses.
Hydraulic hoses are going to a cylinder that distributes power. So,
On December 1, 2016
Parker Hannifin is pleased to announce that it received the Gold
Award for its new High-Strain Displacement Sensor at the Best of
Sensors Midwest Awards. The Awards recognize new and...
On November 15, 2016
To say that hose is an important part of a hydraulic system is a
huge understatement. Hydraulics have become progressively more
complicated. Pressures keep getting higher while hose dimensions
On November 9, 2016
The Internet of Things (IoT) has given way to breakthroughs in
everything from safety and efficiency to better decision-making and
increased revenue generation. In power generation, the rise of...
On November 2, 2016
Gas and steam turbines are staples in the electricity generation
industry. As the market becomes more competitive, keeping assets
running efficiently at power generation plants is more critical
On October 27, 2016
In the last decade or so, we’ve seen a fast-paced implementation of
Internet-driven technology into our daily lives. It can be
overwhelming to think about. Remember the last time you made...
On October 24, 2016
All around the world, the cost of turbine downtime is a critical
issue. These tough environments that operate under constant stress
can cause serious issues for your hydraulic fittings, which can
On October 20, 2016
Why are there different hydraulic hose standards and what do they
mean for you and your application? For decades, SAE J517 has
published guidelines for 100R1 through 100R12 series hydraulic
On October 20, 2016
In industrial applications, the successful transfer of fluids
requires different types of valves to open and close the flow.
Solenoid valves are a popular choice because they offer rapid
On October 18, 2016