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Featured Stories

Our Featured Story archive is a collection of the Featured Story’s which have been published in our magazine and taken pride of place as the ‘unique feature article’ on our Hose + Coupling World home page. In addition to industry updates, market news and topical issues of the day the Feature Story contains an interesting mix of company profiles, in-depth technical articles, reports from major end users, and market reports in a variety of industries ranging from oil & gas, chemical & petrochemical, and architecture, to the power generation, medical, and food and beverage industries.

DIESSE is ‘The Hose’

DIESSE’s essence is well represented by its claim of having ‘The Hose’, a true expression of the company’s vocation. Since its foundation, DIESSE has been considered a reliable company, synonymous with unrivalled quality for hydraulic rubber hoses, and an added-value consultancy approach. Hose + Coupling World had the pleasure of learning about all the company has to offer and its dedication to the ‘true’ meaning of quality.

The Benefit of Flexible and Hygienic Expansion Joints

Expansion joints are flexible connectors which compensate for vibrations between rigid and movable components in industrial production plants

RYCO Hydraulics: Leaders in Safety & Innovation

Since 1946, RYCO has established an enviable reputation for its engineering expertise, service, quality, and delivery.

A Manufacturer’s Perspective: An Interview with Jeffrey Schad

The future of distribution, manufacturing, and the impact on products and end users is unknown.

Acquisitions Shape the Hose & Coupling Market

An analysis of thousands of acquisitions over the last 30 years shows that the hose market is built on the niche achievements of several small companies who were acquired by publicly traded companies or private equity firms.

5 Hydraulic Hose Maintenance Tips to Get Through the Busy Summer Season

As summer kicks into full gear, companies - especially those in essential industries like construction, agriculture, and manufacturing – are busier than ever.

Banjo Fittings Deserve More Attention for MRO & Aftermarket

Banjo fittings are comprised of multiple assembled components to achieve a compact 90° connection in hydraulic and conveyance applications.

A Look at Manual vs. Mechanical Hose Clamping and Crimping Processes: Which to Use...

To connect hoses to each other, as well as to other aggregate units, a wide variety of different connecting elements are used.

How Using Hose Tags Can Streamline Maintenance Programs

Industrial fluid systems have dozens of hoses that control the flow of critical fluids from one part of the system to another. Putting mission-critical data on tags can help prevent significant downtime.

Evidence Based, Forecast Driven Strategy for Hose and Coupling Suppliers

Using an evidence based, forecast driven sales approach to selling product can maximize profits for hose and coupling companies.