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Motion Control Distributors and Manufacturers Meet in Colorado for the 2022 Industry Summit

Motion Control Distributors and Manufacturers Meet in Colorado for the 2022 Industry Summit

On Sunday, October 2, 2022, members of the Equipment Services Association (ESA), International Sealing Distribution Association (ISD), and FPDA: Motion Control Solutions Network (FPDA) gathered in Snowmass Village, Colorado for their annual Industry Summit.

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NEW Benchmarking Program Offered Monthly to Members

NEW Benchmarking Program Offered Monthly to Members

We are excited to announce a new Streamlined Monthly Benchmarking Program. This important new member benefit is designed to be completed in fewer than 10 minutes each month and provides participants with valuable market and company-specific insights.

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Motion & Control Enterprises Completes Second 2022 Acquisition

Motion & Control Enterprises Completes Second 2022 Acquisition

Motion & Control Enterprises announced on September 2 that it has acquired Quest Engineering, Inc.

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SBP Holdings Joins Forces with Mattson Distribution Company

SBP Holdings Joins Forces with Mattson Distribution Company

Mattson will operate within the Fluid Power & Automation Division of SBP Holdings. With this addition, SBP Holdings will increase its North America footprint to approximately 70 locations with over 1,000 employees.

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Motion Launches Mi Fluid Power Solutions Brand

Motion Launches Mi Fluid Power Solutions Brand

The distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, announces the formation of its fluid power business brand: Mi Fluid Power Solutions (Mi FPS).

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Motion & Control Enterprises Acquires Lone Star Machine Works

Motion & Control Enterprises Acquires Lone Star Machine Works

Founded in 1951, MCE is a supplier of technical fluid power, automation, flow control, compressed air, and lubrication products, services, and solutions.

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JEM Technical Expands Manufacturing Capabilities

JEM Technical Expands Manufacturing Capabilities

JEM Technical’s recent purchase of an additional horizontal milling machine gives way to their laser-focused approach of providing the most efficient solution for their customers. While many manufacturers will point to outside factors as a cause of increased lead times and decreased workflow, JEM is investing in its operations to fulfill customer orders quicker and more effectively than ever before.

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Kraft Fluid Systems Celebrates 50 Years in Business

Kraft Fluid Systems Celebrates 50 Years in Business

The employee-owned mobile systems integrator turns 50 in June and looks forward to even more customer successes and growth opportunities in the future.

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Register for The Fluid Power Technology Conference

Register for The Fluid Power Technology Conference

On June 6-7, 2022 in Minnesota

The Fluid Power Technology Conference returns to Minnesota on June 6-7, 2022, bringing together fluid power industry professionals and academics for two full days of educational content.

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Welcome New FPDA Member: KYKLO

Welcome New FPDA Member: KYKLO

KYKLO is a fast-growing content and e-commerce solution in automation, fluid power, pneumatics, and electrical markets. More than 50 leading distributors and manufacturers use its services.

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Motion Names Jon Tart Vice President, Southeast Group

Motion Names Jon Tart Vice President, Southeast Group

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon Tart to Vice President of the Company’s Southeast Group, effective March 1, 2022

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SBP Holdings Acquires Hydrafab

SBP Holdings Acquires Hydrafab

The Green River, Wyoming-based company provides repair services, fabrication, and sales for all types of hydraulic products including pumps, valves, and cylinders.

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Motion Completes Acquisition of Kaman Distribution Group

Motion Completes Acquisition of Kaman Distribution Group

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, has completed the purchase of Kaman Distribution Group for a purchase price of approximately $1.3 billion in cash, effective January 3, 2022.

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