Parker Hannifin Articles
Parker joins Hydrogen Council to accelerate deployment of clean energy solutions
Parker Hannifin has announced it has joined the Hydrogen Council, a global CEO-led initiative of leading companies with a united vision and long-term ambition: for hydrogen to foster the clean energy transition and create a better, more resilient future.
Catalogue of valves and manifolds for reduced leakage
Parker Instrumentation Products Division Europe – part of Parker Hannifin, a specialist in motion and control technologies, has launched its latest catalogue and most up-to-date needle valves and manifold solutions range.
Aviation fuel safety innovations at airport CONNECT event
Parker Hannifin has announced that it will preview three aviation fuel safety products at inter airport CONNECT from 20th to 21st April 2021. To support airport industry recovery post-COVID 19, inter airport Europe is launching its first digital event. The two-day inter airport CONNECT exhibition includes product showcases, business networking opportunities and an extensive webinar programme.
H2 solutions at the Hydrogen Online Workshop
Parker Hannifin has announced that it will showcase a selection of its comprehensive H2 solutions at the Hydrogen Online Workshop 2021. Hydrogen Online Workshop is a 24-hour event, involving more than 15,000 professionals from the H2 community worldwide.
Parker presents first tech talk on routes to carbon zero
Parker Hannifin will present the first in a new series of ‘Expert Insights’ tech talks on Thursday 4th February 2021. In the opening discussion, international keynote speaker Mark Jeffries will interview two Parker experts on the topic of emissions reduction.
PMAC motor provides high performance generator solution
Parker Hannifin has announced the latest addition to its Global Vehicle Motor (GVM) family of high power, permanent magnet AC motors (PMACs). The GVM310 has a 310mm frame and provides a traction solution for on-road and off-road commercial Electric Vehicles (EVs) and Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEVs). These include construction vehicles, city buses, light construction and materials and mining vehicles.
Electric power take-off heralds a revolution in mobile machinery
With the increased emphasis to reduce emissions, air pollution, resource waste and traffic noise, government legislation is pushing towards the use of electric power to drive ancillaries in mobile machinery. This is particularly relevant in construction, materials handling and refuse collection applications operating in urban areas. By Bruno Jouffrey, Market Development Manager, Mobile Europe, Parker Hannifin
Parker software tool for maintenance of IQAN modules
Parker Hannifin has developed a user-friendly service and maintenance tool for its IQAN series of controllers and displays. IQANgo enables service technicians or machine owners to connect wirelessly to IQAN modules in their machines, allowing them to perform a broad range of actions such as system status checks and troubleshooting errors or alarms.
Pro Display 10 achieves UR-E10 test specification
Parker Hannifin has announced that its Pro Display 10 human machine interface (HMI) display has achieved marine certification to the stringent UR-E10 test specification from the IACS (International Association of Classification Societies).
Electrically conductive plastic for EMI shielding
Chomerics Europe has launched PREMIER PBT-250FR for EMI shielding in automotive applications. This new polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) plastic will come to the assistance of any design engineer seeking a single pellet, electrically conductive, flame retardant material offering high levels of reliability whenever there is potential for fuel exposure or issues surrounding automotive fluid compatibility, thus providing complete peace of mind for th...
An valid alternative to conventional machine tooling
Gerard Young, Applications Engineering Team Leader, Parker Hannifin – Chomerics Division Europe, explains that 3D printing for prototyping EMI housings and gaskets is breaking new ground.
Life science OEMs supported with faster development
Parker Hannifin will be demonstrating its latest products and system solutions for OEMs to improve devices for surgery, patient monitoring, patient therapy, patient care, respiratory and anaesthesia and cardiovascular applications in the medical industry at this year’s Medical Technology Ireland.
Drive series now offered with power ratings up to 450kW
Parker Hannifin has extended its AC30 series of variable speed AC drives up to 450kW output rating to cater for high power applications. The announcement follows a recent update to introduce a resolver feedback option, bringing further closed-loop capabilities to the portfolio and underlining Parker’s commitment to offering its customers even more functionality across the AC30 series.
HMS delivers landmark number of modules to Parker Hannifin
The fifth-million Anybus product has officially been shipped from HMS Industrial Networks to Parker Hannifin. The five-millionth Anybus is an Anybus CompactCom B40 which is to be used in one of Parker´s new valve control unit. Anybus CompactCom will enable these valve controls to communicate on any fieldbus or industrial Ethernet network and consequently be used in any type of application, anywhere.
Single-part thermal compound gel
Parker Chomerics has released THERM-A-GAP GEL, which is supplied as a pre-cured, single part thermal gel compound for dispensing over heat-generating electronic components. Said to offer an excellent price-to-performance ratio, THERM-A-GAP GEL45 is purpose-designed to eliminate time consuming hand assembly, decrease installation costs and reduce the complexity of customer manufacturing and purchasing functions.
Rework costs halved with urethane-filled gaskets
An advanced range of urethane-filled expanded aluminium gaskets have been developed by Parker Chomerics, and is able to provide a soft, electrically conductive fluid and pressure sealing solution for a variety of flange-to-flange assemblies. METALASTIC EXP-URE fully cured gaskets offer users the ability to minimise the galvanic corrosion of interfacing surfaces that demand electrical bonding, making them suitable in applications requiring li...
Battery cooling techniques on show at Electric & Hybrid
At Electric & Hybrid Europe, Parker Chomerics is showcasing its latest thermal management materials for battery cooling including a range of thermal gels. The company will also be exhibiting its wider integrated solutions for the automotive industry on stand 404. The growing popularity of electric and electric hybrid vehicles has added further complexity to the tasks facing automotive electronic design engineers.
E-Steering offers efficiency in commercial vehicle applications
Now offering complete E-Steering solutions to the commercial vehicle market, Parker Hannifin can work with bus, coach and truck OEMs to develop complete, easy-to-install pre-wired systems featuring Parker’s Electro-Hydraulic Pump (EHP) technology at their core.
AC30 series offers greater communication capabilities
Parker Hannifin has extended its popular AC30 range of variable speed drives to offer new functionality and extended connectivity. The AC30 series, designed from the ground up as a highly modular drive system, now includes three new interchangeable control modules, joining the existing range of communications and I/O options. The evolved range builds on growing industry demand for transparent interconnectivity driven by the ‘IoT’...
How to shield against EMI
The effects of electromagnetic interference (EMI) are well documented, but what is less well known is the reason it is becoming an ever-increasing problem for manufacturers and users of electronic devices. By Riaz Ahmed, R&D Manager, Parker Hannifin, Chomerics Division Europe