Without question, the Internet of Things (IoT) has changed the way
we look at condition monitoring and diagnostics. Many now consider
checking analog gauges and jotting down measurements on a...
On October 20, 2017
Having a steady supply of clean and dry air is a requirement for
protecting pneumatic components and ensuring their proper
operation. For applications such as clamping, positioning, pushing
On October 10, 2017
It has been over 50 years since Parker Hannifin Corporation entered
the Latin American market. What began in 1963 with a sole
distributor in Peru dispensing hose and fittings would grow to
On September 28, 2017
The most popular style of pneumatic actuator consists of a piston
and rod moving inside a closed cylinder, designed to move in a
straight line to deliver linear motion. This style of linear
On September 26, 2017
Today’s sophisticated aerospace and defense electronic systems are
driving significant increases in power densities, resulting in
complex thermal management challenges. Advances in...
On August 29, 2017
Introduction to Linear Actuators Pneumatic linear actuators are
designed to move in a straight line and are one of the
simplest, most cost effective and straightforward ways to
On August 29, 2017
Hydraulic hose construction and performance is covered by various
national and international standards including ISO, BSI, SAE, DIN,
API and CETOP. Most proprietary hoses conform to one standard...
On July 13, 2017
When specifying hydraulic hose, you need to fully analyze the
application first and foremost. The application determines how your
hose assembly is going to be used, which has a direct impact on
On July 6, 2017
Effective filtration is vital for the reliable and smooth operation
of any engine. Complex logistics planning for transportation
activities relies on equipment availability and trouble-free
On June 23, 2017
The manufacturing industry is currently facing increasing pressure
to reform and innovate in order to remain viable. On the consumer
side, the Internet of Things (IoT) has made smart devices...
On June 22, 2017
As the Asia-Pacific aviation market continues expanding, Parker
Aerospace’s two joint ventures in China have enabled Parker to grow
and support a wide range of aircraft platforms throughout...
On June 16, 2017
To stay at the forefront of the competitive transportation markets,
fleet managers are turning to alternative fuels that meet the
environmental and economic needs of today and in the future.
On June 12, 2017
Chemical compatibility in regards to hydraulic hose can be
complicated, however it is necessary for the performance and hose
life. When selecting a hose, you must consider the chemical
On June 7, 2017
Taking steps to understand and control process variation is crucial
to biopharmaceutical manufacturers. The sentiment behind the old
adage, "the product is the process" can’t be dismissed. ...
On June 6, 2017
Shoppers’ expectations for high quality, healthy and conveniently
accessible food products result in an ever-increasing demand on
producers and packers. In Europe, suppliers must adhere to a series
On April 26, 2017
Today, virtually everything we buy has at some point been on a
commercial freight truck, traversing countries and even continents
to reach us, the consumer. Commercial vehicle manufacturers are...
On April 25, 2017
As we move into the future, the need for transportation is merging
with society’s concerns about pollution, climate change, depletion
of natural resources and the long-term sustainability of our...
On April 21, 2017
One of the biggest changes in the rail industry has been the move
away from dependence on diesel as the main motive fuel. With the
increasing electrification of railway networks, train...
On April 20, 2017
Cam and groove style couplings, commonly referred to as camlock
fittings, are used across many industries due to their ability to
quickly connect and disconnect from holding tanks, pumps, filters,
On April 19, 2017
Laboratories around the world require a reliable and consistent
mixture of quality gases for a range of applications
including gas chromatography (GC) and gas
chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS). ...
On March 30, 2017