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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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Fluid Systems Division Emphasizes Community Service
Parker’s Fluid Systems Division (FSD) headquartered in Irvine, California, is focused on community service to transform its culture and provide more comprehensive support to charitable organizations....
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Hydropower's Future Relies on Next Generation Water Power Technologies
Although other renewable sources of energy may be growing at a faster rate, more electricity continues to be generated in the U.S. by conventional hydropower than by wind, solar and geothermal...
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What Is ISO 14001:2015 and Why Is It Important for Parker Precision Fluidics?
ISO 14001 is recognized as the international standard for environmental management systems and provides organizations/businesses with criteria to follow, which will identify, control, and reduce their...
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Parker Division Earns Best Places to Learn Seal for New Graduates
Parker's High Pressure Connectors Europe (HPCE) Division recently completed the process to become designated as a "Best Places to Learn" site in Bielefeld, Germany. This independent...
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Sustainability Report Highlights Team Members’ Efforts to Improve Their Workplaces and Communities
Sustainability at Parker means providing a safe and engaging work environment, strengthening local communities and actively supporting charitable organizations that make the world a better place. ...
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Lab School Students Conquer This Year's Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge
Every year, students from all over the world come to compete in the National Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge. Previously named the "Parker Chainless Challenge," this competition has grown to...
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Cultivating Engagement and Growing a Legacy
A great way to cultivate engagement among Parker teams is to find ways to contribute to the community and the environment. In Queretaro, Mexico, one Parker Filtration location has united its entire...
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Hannover 2019: Partnering with Customers to Increase Productivity and Profitability through Engineering Innovation
Want to know how we partnered with customers to increase productivity and profitability through engineering innovation? The Parker Hannifin stand experienced a busy and successful week at Hannover...
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Parker’s 2018 Sustainability Report Highlights Commitment to Social Responsibility
Parker has released its 2018 Sustainability Report, which highlights team member-driven initiatives that are helping to strengthen communities, conserve resources and make a positive environmental...
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Labs Give Future Engineers a Better Understanding of Modern Technology
One of the longest running Parker Motion and Control Laboratories (PMCL) is supported by the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Akron (UA). It was established more than 25 years...
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Cleveland State University and Parker Announce $5 Million Investment in Support of Say Yes to Education Program
Cleveland State University (CSU) and Parker recently announced a major investment in support of Say Yes to Education, a community-wide effort to make college attendance and graduation accessible to...
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Parker Teams Give Back - Community Outreach Series
Across Parker this past holiday season, team members celebrated by giving back to their local communities. This series of community outreach stories from around the world feature our teams...
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Top 9 Parker Blogs of 2018
2018 marked Parker's strongest year of financial performance in the company's history (view Annual Report in "Related Posts" at the end of the blog). Our focus on solving some of the world’s...
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Parker Chomerics Delivers Hope and Builds 1,000+ Bicycles for Charity
As the days get shorter and fall gives way to winter, Jim Bradley knows it’s time to reach for his trusty socket set and get to work. The annual Bikes for Kids charity is nearly upon him, and...
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Manufacturing Apprenticeship Scheme - Earn, Learn and Qualify.
The quest to find and retain skilled machinists and engineers is harder than ever with Eurozone countries experiencing their lowest ever levels of unemployment. Instrumentation Products...
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Helping Imagination Take Flight
Parker’s Sporlan Division’s team in Mauston, Wisconsin, have partnered with a local aviation club to help young people learn the foundations of flight.   With about 100 employees, the Mauston facility...
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2018 Mousetrap Innovation Competition Displays Ingenuity
This year’s Mousetrap winners demonstrate that Parker’s ingenuity is not just engineering our customers’ success but also building a better world. The Mousetrap Awards are named after the...
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