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.

Factors to Consider When Selecting Hose Assemblies

Selecting the proper hydraulic hose assemblies is crucial. If the hoses and couplings are rated below the working pressure of the system, the hose could leak or burst

Going the Extra Mile: Insights on the Hose Industry

Hoses have an important role in several industries and applications,

Flexaust: Delivering the Total Hose Solution

Flexaust has had a rich history of innovation since its founding in 1938.

Power Plant Market: A Chess Game for Hose and Coupling Suppliers

The power plant market is somewhat of a chess game for hose and coupling suppliers.

Metal Hoses on Construction Sites

Through September 2022, the Department of Commerce reported that construction spending is more than 11% higher than the 2021

How to Make the Best Choice of Hose Reinforcement for Specific Applications

The process of choosing the proper industrial hoses for a fluid system involves many factors, including media pressure, media temperature, the surrounding environment, flow...

3-D Profitability: The Benefit of a Dynamic Distributor-End User Partnership

Converting top-line sales to bottom-line profitability is the name of the game in any business, and few customer types can be more diverse or challenging than those of the industrial distributor.

Innovative Developments in the Protective Fabrics Industry

Given the strong backup of a supportive regulatory framework, the industrial protective fabrics market is anticipated to progress at an unprecedented pace in the coming years. The increasing cases of industrial and chemical accidents occurring yearly have encouraged governments to enforce strict safety regulations to protect employees in hazardous working environments. One regulation is the use of industrial protective fabrics in personal protective equipment (PPE).

Heat Exchanger World Americas, Last Days to Register!

Heat Exchanger World Americas is less than one month away! The largest North American heat transfer event will be taking place on November 16th & 17th at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena Tx.

Ups and Downs in the Hose Industry: An Interview with Tripp Batey, Hose of...

The industrial hose industry has changed in many ways over the last few years. Among other challenges, one of the largest obstacles that many are facing today is obtaining the supply of necessary goods and materials.