The year was 1940. As Art Parker celebrated the Parker Appliance
Company’s 23rd year and its robust support of the war effort
through production of specialized couplings and valves, the United
On August 15, 2017
Today's customer has high expectations. The power of technology and
the wide offerings available to consumers each day set a precedent
for not only the best products – but those that can anticipate...
On July 17, 2017
Passion, focus, and the entrepreneurial mindset are key features in
Parker's desire to create value for our customers through
innovative products and system solutions. "I do not think there is
On June 8, 2017
The choice between taking a job at an American multinational
corporation with an iconic product, or a position with an equally
impressive company who has quietly led the world in motion and
On June 7, 2017
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