Sure, there's plenty of product information out there with the web and all. But what engineers say they lack most is details on how to select and apply those products.. Well help has arrived. You can find all kinds of practical application tips at www.nfpa.com, the website of the National Fluid Power Association. Best of all: they're compiled by industry experts and engineers, not marketing people.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.