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
Parker's trademark is a history of solving the greatest engineering
challenges, but one of the main reasons for its success has always
been its people. The company's unique culture is one that...
On March 28, 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
They say you can pick your friends, but you can't pick your family.
That is, unless you work at Parker. When beginning the Parker
Appliance Company 100 years ago, Art Parker understood that it’s
On February 15, 2017
Since Parker’s founding 100 years ago, the company has prided
itself on cultivating an environment that values long-term team
members and their unique contributions—with typical career...
On January 26, 2017
Parker has long supported the annual FIRST Robotics Competition
with corporate sponsorships and product donations. Through this
high school-level engineering education program, students are able
On October 19, 2016
Alex McDiarmid, Design Engineer at Parker, Instrumentation Products
Division Europe in Sheffield, has recently been shortlisted for the
British Engineering Excellence Awards ‘Design Engineer of...
On September 20, 2016
Bob Thomas, Customs Compliance Coordinator at Parker’s Financial
Services Unit in Grimsby, Ontario, Canada, lost his daughter,
Samantha, to Acute Lymphoblastic Lymphoma in 2003, just three days
On September 1, 2016
Noted as a “Heavy Metal Superstar,” Mayhew has been recognized by
Thomasnet and the Institute for Supply Chain Management on their 30
under 30 list of Supply Chain Stars. Jessica Mayhew joined...
On July 26, 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
About 40 team members from Precision Fluidics Division Headquarters
in Hollis, NH recently participated in a meal packaging event to
support the Stop Hunger Now organization. The division has a
On May 19, 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
Finding the right first job after graduating from college takes
some effort. After reading the career pages of the companies you’re
considering, you might still wonder how much of what they say...
On April 25, 2016
When Karen Logan, plant manager, Pneumatics Division in Wadsworth,
Ohio, was asked to become a mentor, she willingly volunteered -
appreciating the opportunity to help someone with less tenure
On April 14, 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
A new version of Parker’s business system, the Win StrategyTM, has
been unveiled under new company leadership. Originally introduced
in 2001, the Win Strategy has been instrumental in transforming...
On October 29, 2015
Recently, Parker was presented with the opportunity to partner with
the National WWII Museum in New Orleans on their PT-305 Restoration
Project. The goal of this project is to reclaim a PT boat...
On July 2, 2015
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) in
Cleveland, Ohio recently unveiled the first of 90 new compressed
natural gas (CNG) buses which will be added to its fleet this year,
On June 18, 2015
Engineering students from across the United States once again
accepted the challenge to create a novel solution to develop a
human assisted, fluid power vehicle travelling on two, three or
On May 20, 2015