It’s no secret that the Millennial Generation’s practices and
preferences are shifting consumer product design and marketing
messages across the board. But how does that trend affect product
On September 5, 2019
Most people of a certain age have childhood memories of returning
beverage bottles to their neighborhood store and getting back their
deposit coins, which were usually just enough to invest in an...
On August 16, 2019
If you read my recent blog post, “The Quiet Revolution in Food and
Beverage Packaging Machines” you know why I believe the global
market for food and beverage packaging machinery is growing, as
On August 14, 2019
Since 1979, Parker Aerospace has supported AirVenture, the world’s
largest fly-in air show, previously known as the Oshkosh Air Show.
It’s now the “Woodstock” of the aviation industry, drawing...
On July 18, 2019
Liquid valves are a critical component in the next generation of
analytical equipment used for clinical diagnostics, analytical
chemistry, environmental monitoring, agent detection, and other
On June 27, 2019
Perhaps you know Parker’s newest aerospace focused EPDM material is
EM163-80. Featuring breakthrough low temperature functionality,
resistance to all commercially available phosphate ester fluids,
On May 20, 2019
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
On May 16, 2019
In a world of constant technological advances, the photonics
industry is seeing rapid growth with no signs of a slow-down.
Photonics is the branch of technology concerned with the properties
On January 4, 2019
The ever-changing industrial Internet of Things has revolutionized
the traditional landscape and business model of the construction
machinery industry. Domestic and foreign parts and service
On December 14, 2018
Plentiful in North America and relatively inexpensive, natural gas
produces 30 percent fewer greenhouse gas emissions than gasoline or
diesel, making it an ideal alternative fuel for a diverse range...
On December 11, 2018
Every fall just outside of Detroit, MI, thousands of electric and
hybrid vehicle industry insiders descend onto the Electric &
Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo in Novi, MI. Delivering the...
On September 17, 2018
Cold weather may force designers to reconsider the usual technical
choices regarding rolling stock systems. Combining ergonomics of
use, a cost-effective approach and technical performance are...
On August 7, 2018
In a European context favouring a unique rail system, the design
and use of trains are becoming increasingly complex. They must
comply with a wide range of specifications and regulations...
On July 25, 2018
Combining electronic and hydraulic technologies can add efficiency
and functionality to machinery and processes that use hydraulic
pressure to operate. The hydraulic power unit (HPU), a workhorse...
On July 16, 2018
Any of us who have driven a vehicle knows from experience certain
mechanical issues produce symptoms that can be detected by our
senses of touch and hearing. Vibrations felt in the steering wheel
On June 26, 2018
Rising temperatures - which lead to water evaporation and loss of
coolants in critical wind turbine cooling systems – may cause 1.5
MW wind turbines to overheat. Fortunately, there's a solution...
On April 24, 2018
Downstream oil and gas operations include refineries and
petrochemical plants where crude oil is processed into finished
products such as jet fuel, diesel, lubricants, and gasoline.
On April 9, 2018
Advanced compounds extend downhole drilling time. Hydrogenated
acrylonitrile butadiene (HNBR) compounds have been developed
specifically for downhole mud motor boots. These compounds offer
On March 12, 2018
Looking at a complete system within the vehicle along with all its
interfaces from a completely clean sheet will give us the
opportunity to question, review and potentially improve that system
On January 24, 2018
IoT has given way to breakthroughs in everything from safety and
efficiency to better decision-making and increased revenue
generation. In power generation, the rise of the digital plant is
On November 3, 2017