Founder Art Parker's passion for engineering and invention has
remained true for 100 years through Parker's commitment to
efficient, effective technology for the good of its customers. This
On May 18, 2017
The statistics are telling: the average lifespan of leading U.S.
companies on the S&P 500 Index has decreased by more than 50
years in the last century, from an average of 67 years in the
On April 18, 2017
How can one company form a progressive presence in 50 countries
around the world? While this question may be daunting, Parker
Hannifin Corporation knew early on the answer would come through
On March 7, 2017
Parker’s 2016 Sustainability Report is now available, showcasing
team member-driven initiatives which are helping to strengthen
communities, conserve resources and make a positive environmental
On February 21, 2017
Diesel bug has become a concern for many boat owners in recent
years. The condition occurs when a mixture of bacteria,
algae and mould contaminates the storage tank and then breeds -
On December 19, 2016
We’re happy to announce that Team Poly-Scientific Design from
Cleveland State University (CSU) has taken first place in the first
ever Stretch Your Mind Engineering Challenge. Team ROM 2.0 from...
On June 16, 2016
The ninth annual Chainless Challenge Competition marks a
transitional year with plans to expand the number of participating
schools under the leadership of the National Fluid Power
On May 5, 2016
A specialist hydraulic engineering training facility, launched
by The JCB Academy and Parker Hannifin in March 2015, is
teaching young UK engineers valuable lessons in how fluid power
works. The JCB...
On January 11, 2016
Rail engineers can face significant challenges in defining
components for space-restricted applications and managing the
overall weight of a solution. Where conventional manufacturing
machines such as...
On November 12, 2015
Parker Hannifin Corporation is launching a new, interactive digital
reference guide to enhance and broaden the customer reach of the
existing Parker O-Ring Handbook. For more than 50 years, the...
On October 20, 2015
This year Parker formalized a sustainability framework focused on
three key areas where the company has an opportunity to maximize
the impact of its efforts: people, planet and products. “It...
On April 29, 2015
Parker recently announced its partnership with ORACLE TEAM USA to
design and implement hydraulic control systems on its America’s Cup
racing yachts. Parker will customize proven aerospace...
On April 1, 2015
Around the world, the Oil and Gas Industry is exploring new avenues
of obtaining oil. Pursuing these resources brings challenges
like extreme temperatures, high pressures, and exposure to
On March 12, 2015
Recently, Parker Hannifin had the opportunity to participate in a
panel discussion on innovation. From Laboratory to Wall Street; How
Hopes and Dreams Enter the Marketplace, hosted by Cleveland...
On March 11, 2015
Parker is celebrating the opening of our Polymer Innovation Center
at Parflex Division in Ravenna, Ohio USA, our leading thermoplastic
and fluoropolymer hose, tubing and accessories operation;...
On October 2, 2014
Parker has announced it is developing more than 100 potential
medical advancements with Cleveland Clinic, the noted nonprofit
academic medical center that integrates clinical care with research
On July 10, 2014
Parker recently announced that it is embarking on the development
of new smart sensors and actuators using electroactive polymer
technology (EAP). Parker recently acquired intellectual property
On July 7, 2014
In about 2006, those of us who are involved in hydraulics and love
it began to worry that students were losing interest in the
technology. To better attract bright young students to hydraulics,
On October 30, 2013