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The Hope Group Announces Hydraulic Training Sessions to Run on June 15

Northborough, MA (05-19-2016) - Tony Cantone, President of The Hope Group, today announced that on June 15, The Hope Group and Parker will offer its two most popular workshops, Hydraulic Fittings Thread ID and Safety Works at its Parker Store location in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. Participants may elect to attend one or both seminars, according to Tony.

Experts from Parker and The Hope Group will provide free hands-on training for original equipment manufacturers and end users of hydraulic components and systems. "It's an incredibly informative training plus we provide lunch to participants and a chance to win a DeWalt power tool in a prize drawing at the conclusion of the seminars," says Tony.

Hydraulic Fittings Thread ID Training

8:30AM - 12:30PM
Certified trainers from Parker and The Hope Group provide students with instruction and hands-on training in various sealing methods common to hydraulics and to gain a working knowledge of the four-step process necessary to identify threads. Although Metric, British, SAE, and NPT are all common thread patterns found in today's industrial workplace, they are often a mystery to many people. This interactive course combines classroom instruction with practical hands-on training. This course is for owner/operators, designers, repair technicians, engineers, and safety managers.

Safety Works Training

1:30PM - 3:30PM
The hydraulic plumbing seminar addresses the issue of hydraulic fluid escaping from pinhole leaks in hoses caused by factors such as age, incompatible fluids, hose twist, and minimum bend radius violations. Escaping pressurized fluids can travel at bullet speeds and can penetrate deep under the skin. The danger lies in the victim underestimating the need for immediate treatment. Often, the simple puncture would not appear as dangerous as it really is.

Participants will learn the five-step process for correct hose selection, the importance of proper hose assembly and routing guidelines to help prevent premature system failures. Certified trainers from Parker and The Hope Group lead students on how to avoid injection injuries and the importance of timely treatment should an injection occur. This course is for equipment operators, repair technicians, safety managers, engineers and anyone working with pressurized fluid or systems in motion.

How to Register

Anyone interested in attending either of these workshops may pre-register online.

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parker-distributor-logo Our Parker Partnership
Goes Back Over 55 Years

For over 55 years, The Hope Group has been associated with Parker Hannifin, the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems. The new Parker Distributor logo was introduced recently and was designed to strengthen the relationship between the parent company and the authorized distributorships. Fully 80 percent of the domestic revenue for Parker flows through its Distributor network. As a $13 billion publicly-held corporation, residing as the 248th largest corporation on the New York Stock Exchange, Parker has an expectation that its Distributors would be proud of the association.


hope-group-headquarters-northborough Our Headquarters Office
is in Northborough, MA

The headquarters of The
Hope Group is located in Northborough MA, at the intersection of I-495 and I-290, only a few miles north of the Massachusetts Turnpike, exit 11. From this convenient location, built to meet its specific design requirements in 1985, the company extends its reach through its eight branch locations in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.


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Our Triangle Logo Design
Represented 3 Companies

The corporate logo was developed in conjunction with a name change and the relocation to Central Massachusetts about 25 years ago. The triangle design reflected on the three divisions operating at the time, which included The Hope Group, Hope Air Systems and Sorensen Governor. Today, the Hope Air and Sorensen divisions are independent companies, having formed their own LLC's, and all three companies are subsidiaries of THG Corporation. The logo continues to reflect the wide range of products, systems and engineered solutions provided by The Hope Group.
 
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