Oct 14, 2019
Mark Bokorney is in Product Management for Sun Hydraulics – a fluid power valve and manifold manufacturer – but he’s on the podcast because he is also the chair of NFPA’s Roadmap Committee.
A few months ago, under Mark’s leadership, that Committee completed the 2019 update to the Technology Roadmap for the...
Sep 30, 2019
Jacob Barnes is the 2018 recipient of NFPA’s Fluid Power Robotics Challenge Scholarship. This is a program that awards $40,000 in college scholarships to a high school student that successfully uses fluid power in the design of his or her FIRST or National Robotics League robot.
Using his scholarship, Jacob is now...
Sep 16, 2019
Jeremy Drury and Will Tudoroff of IoT Diagnostics talk to Eric about how advances in sensor technologies, vibration analysis, and connected devices are creating a world without unplanned machine downtime.
IoT Diagnostics specializes in using predictive, connected devices to reduce unexpected downtime and increase...
Sep 2, 2019
Mike Terzo, CEO at Terzo Power Systems, talks to Eric about a new generation of electro-hydraulic smart pumps and power units, and how they defy easy categorization.
Terzo is a manufacturer of high performance, compact, and ultra-efficient hydraulic and hybrid systems.
Aug 19, 2019
David Gray, North American OEM Manager for Industrial Lubricants at Evonik Oil Additives, talks to Eric about polymers that can control the viscosity of hydraulic oil -- keeping it thick as it warms up to deliver both system efficiency and productivity gains in both mobile and industrial equipment.
Evonik is a global...