The FPDA Motion & Control Network represents motion solution providers of fluid power, automation, and electro-mechanical technologies and distribution services designed to enhance customer performance and profitability.

News from FPDA Articles

Mitigating Noise in Hydraulic Systems

Quieter products not only have a perception of higher quality by customers and end users, but can improve the health, safety, and productivity of machine operators as well.


Speakers Knock It Out of the Park!

Hydraulics in the Internet of Things Era

The State Of Women In The Supply Chain

Taryn West Named YES Chair

Three Members Elected to Board

Frank Ashbaugh, Mike Carney & Keath Ford

Andrea Tysdal, JEM Technical Elected as President-Elect

Tim Gillig, Livingston & Haven Assumes Presidency

New Daman White Paper: What Business School Won't Teach You About Manufacturing

How Tenants Look at Cubic Feet vs. Square Feet

FPDA Welcomes FORCE America as Latest Member!

FPDA Congratulates Motion & Sales Control Certified Professionals!

NAM Manufacturers' Outlook Results: 2nd Quarter 2015

May Economic Indicators Report Shows Weakened Second Quarter

FPDA-ISD Annual Summit Invites You to Go Beyond All Boundaries!

Sept. 20-23 at Marriott New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Make Your Plans for Fluid Power Professionals' Day on June 19!

Oil & Gas Weakness Lowers 2015 Outlook

Webtec Announces New Products at Hannover Messe 2015

Nine Norcan Fluid Power Employees Earn Their M+CSP Designation

Distributors – Take Note! 2015 FPDA Profit Survey Underway

Deadline Approaching: May 15, 2015

March Cleveland Research Report Shows Oil & Gas Continue Deterioration

Mark Your Calendars for the FPDA/ISD Summit!

Cleveland Research Report Shows Sharp Drop in Oil & Gas in January

Fluid Power Professionals' Day is June 19 – Get Ready to Celebrate!

Distributors – Take Note! 2015 FPDA Profit Survey Underway

FPDA Board of Directors to Hold Strategic Planning Meeting

3D Printing: Separating Hype from Reality for Distributors

Remarks and chart from Tim Shinbara, VP–marketing technology of the Association for Manufacturing Technology

Distributors Expect Market to Grow 5-6%, According To Survey

What Impact Will Additive Manufacturing Have in the Fluid Power Industry?

Find out at the Summit in New Orleans this September

Hydradyne, LLC Names David Parks President

Marketing Minute Momentum

Cleveland Research Report Notes Impact of Ag Weakness and Oil and Gas Investment

What Value Does FPDA Bring to its Members?

Let Tim Gillig of Livingston & Haven Tell You!

Fluid Power Professionals' Day is June 19, 2015 – Get Ready to Celebrate!

Email Protocols and Best Practices

From Steve McClatchy, Alleer Training

Have You Marked Your Calendars For The FPDA-ISD Summit?

Marti Wendel Elected President of IFPS

FPDA Renewal Period Underway

FPDA Economic Indicators Report Notes Ag Equipment Weakness

The Profitability Yo-Yo

By Dr. Albert D. Bates, Profit Planning Group

Tom D. Ralls Memorial Scholarship