Woburn Parker Store Grand Opening
Please join us at our new Parker Store's grand opening event at 134B New Boston Street in Woburn, Mass. on December 5, 2018. Receive advice from product experts at a Parker trade show. Attendees can also take advantage of free seminars specifically designed for operators, technicians, and engineers who work with fluid power systems. Space is limited so pre-registration is strongly recommended.
Coffee and assortment of muffins and doughnuts will be served in the morning, and lunch will be served at noon.
About the Parker Stores
The Hope Group, New England's largest Parker distributor, operates nine branch locations with an attached Parker Store. The stores provide its customers with access to the full Parker product line including more than 3,000 parts stocked in the store and hose assembly replacement services.
Trade Show to Feature Parker Products
As part of the grand opening celebration on December 5, 2018, The Hope Group and Parker are sponsoring a trade show that will feature the latest in fluid connector, hydraulic, pneumatic, automation, and sealing technology products and systems. On exhibit will be information about Parker cylinders, valves, hose assemblies, hose crimpers, pneumatic fittings, tube fittings, quick disconnects, seals, and other components. Trained and certified experts in the various products will provide demonstrations and will be prepared to answer questions.
Motion Control Technology Seminars
Fittings Thread ID Workshop
8AM-12PM | Register online
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.
Making Your Power Unit More Efficient
10AM-12PM | Register online
This seminar will provide an overview and live demonstration of the benefits of drive controlled pumps and variable speed control for flow rate and pressure control in hydraulic power units.
SafetyWorks Hydraulic Plumbing Safety
1PM-3PM | Register online
Learn the 5-step process for correct hose selection, the importance of proper hose assembly and routing guidelines to help prevent premature system failures and avoid down time and injection injuries. The seminar also 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.
Basics of Pneumatic Technology
1PM-3PM | Register online
Learn about the applications of pneumatic technology including the operation of pneumatic components, circuits, and troubleshooting pneumatic systems.