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Manufacturing Toolboxes Expand Efficiency and Capability
This is a very exciting time to be in Manufacturing! Manufacturing Engineers’ toolboxes are expanding every day with new technologies and possibilities for greater efficiency and capability. The...
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Entrepreneurial Visionary Helen Fitzgerald Parker
Helen Fitzgerald was hired by Company founder Art Parker on November 6, 1923. She was a confident 20-year-old woman, who grew up on Cleveland’s West Side as the oldest of six children. After high...
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Cultivating the Professional Success of Women at Parker
Research over recent decades shows diversity and inclusion are competitive differentiators, beneficial to businesses over time. A 2018 diversity study from McKinsey & Company highlights that, “…The...
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From Saltwater to Safe Water - Disaster Recovery Efforts
A key part of Purpose is recognizing that Parker people and technologies have a vital role to play in making the world a better place. We call it Leading with Purpose and it's one of the core ideas at...
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Industrial Manufacturing Competitiveness Requires Strategic Investment
The industrial manufacturing landscape is transforming against a backdrop of uncertainty. The shifts taking place globally in technology, advanced manufacturing, and government policy changes have...
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The Intersection of Hope and Purpose in China
For many of us at Parker, leading with purpose means identifying opportunities for making life better in the communities where we live and work. It acknowledges our strengths and aligns with...
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Deploying a World-Class Maintenance Strategy Enables OEM Competitive Gain
Manufacturing and operations professionals are focused on how to deploy maintenance strategies that will provide advantages to their operations on a global scale. Advanced digital and...
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Defining Our Unique Contribution to the World
In October 2019, Parker announced a new purpose statement that defines its unique contribution to the world. The simple expression: Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow,...
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Students Get Hands-on Manufacturing Experience on Germany's Girls' Day
A team of students came together earlier this year for Girls' Day 2019 at Parker's Cylinder and Accumulator Division Europe production facility in Cologne, Germany, to get hands-on experience with...
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Sustainability Report Links Innovation and Product Stewardship
Parker’s products and systems can be found on and around almost everything that moves, and improving efficiency throughout the product lifecycle represents an important opportunity to...
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Giving Back to the Community During the Holidays Across Parker Aerospace
Parker Hannifin believes that creating a better tomorrow for everyone begins with a commitment to positively impacting the lives of our team members and the communities we call home. Our culture is...
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Brightening the Holidays with Bikes for Kids
Maintaining a long-standing tradition of supporting local charities during the holiday season, Parker operations around the world have collected donations and purchased bikes for less fortunate...
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Looking for Parker Support? Check out These Tips and Tricks for Navigating Our Online Resource Center
Whether you’re an OEM searching for documentation on a specific application, an engineer researching a component for a build, or you’re looking for a “how-to” video or demonstration of our products,...
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Inspiring Students with Career Discussions at the Women’s Leadership Symposium
At the annual Saint Joseph Academy's Women’s Leadership Symposium, three accomplished Parker professionals shared their experiences and advice on potential career paths with the students. In...
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The IoT is Transforming the HVACR Industry--Are Stakeholders Ready?
The Internet of Things (IoT) – referred to by some as Factory 4.0 or Industry 4.0 – is ushering in a revolution on the factory floor -- one with clear implications for HVACR contractors...
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A LEAP to the Future: Developing the Leaders of Tomorrow
In today’s competitive business environment, every company faces a major challenge: how best to attract, and keep, tomorrow’s leaders. Parker is staying a step ahead, by investing in an early...
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HVACR Trends in Green Building with GreenStar and LEED
Conventional buildings, and the construction process that creates them have a substantial impact on the health and wellbeing of people and the planet. They’re costly to maintain and operate, generate...
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Parker Supports STEM Challenge Mission to an Alien Planet with FIRST Robotics
For those who dream of engineering missions on alien planets, there is no better teacher than experience. Parker Aerospace may not engineer robots to load alien planet samples on rockets and...
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Sustainability Report Features Initiatives to Minimize Environmental Impact
As a global industrial leader, Parker’s manufacturing operations can have a significant and widespread impact on the world, and the company recognizes the importance of acting responsibly with...
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How Renewable Energy Power Plants Can Increase Output and Decrease Costs
The costs of renewable energy have fallen significantly in recent years, helping to advance the industry quickly. But apparently not quickly enough--in May of 2018 renewable energy represented...
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