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MCE OPENS ITS SEVENTH WISCONSIN PARKERSTORE™

[Janesville, WI – May, 2018] – RitterTech-WI announced that it is opening a ParkerStore™ located near Janesville, WI, its seventh ParkerStore™ location in the state of Wisconsin.  RitterTech-WI is a division of Motion & Control Enterprises (MCE), a leading industrial distributor of Parker Hannifin motion and control products and systems.

A soft opening is scheduled for May 10th with a Grand Opening Celebration scheduled for Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the new Janesville ParkerStore™ located at 1520 Plainfield Avenue, near the intersection of Interstate 39, WI-26 and US Highway 14. The celebration will include door prizes, a free barbecue lunch, Milwaukee tool raffles, and product demonstrations.

The Janesville ParkerStore™ offers custom hose assemblies, couplings and fittings for hydraulic, pneumatic, industrial, and mobile applications along with 24-hour emergency service.  RitterTech-WI operates a network of ParkerStores™ across

Wisconsin in Pewaukee, East Madison, West Madison, North Milwaukee, West Milwaukee, and in Sturtevant.  MCE has on-hand inventory of more than $12 million to support all its divisions backed by $150 million of available inventory through its association with the DistraNet Inventory Sharing Group.

“We are pleased to bring quality Parker products to our growing customer base in the Janesville area,” said Tom Savignac, President of RitterTech-WI and Chief Operating Officer of MCE. “RitterTech has operated ParkerStores™ for more than 25 years.  Our vast industry experience sets us apart from our competitors.”

MCE is a multi-state, industrial distributor of Parker Hannifin motion and control systems, Graco industrial lubrication equipment, and Enerpac high-pressure power tools, along with an extensive line of other top-tier fluid power and industrial lubrication products. Nationwide, MCE operates more than 20 retail and mobile locations in WI, IL, IN, MI and PA, providing automation expertise to the Great Lakes Industrial Region through the combined resources of operating divisions including RitterTech, Primet Fluid Power, Tri-State Hose & Fitting and Fluid Systems Engineering.

The ParkerStore™ brand is owned by Parker Hannifin Corporation and through this chain of stores offers a local source for hydraulic and pneumatic products backed by the knowledge and application expertise of store teams who are focused on building on-demand hose assemblies which minimize downtime and maximizes production uptime and efficiency. 

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Parker SensoNODE Sensors and SCOUT Cloud Software Redefines Condition Monitoring

Condition monitoring like never before:  Continuous.  Non-interuptive.  Safe.

Parker’s SensoNODE™ Sensors and SCOUT™ Cloud Software provides continuous remote monitoring of asset performance that:

  • reduces high labor and operating costs associated with manual condition monitoring;
  • reduces risk, maintenance costs, and unplanned downtime of asset production;
  • uncovers operational and performance improvement opportunities; and
  • enables more informed and confident decision-making and greater peace of mind.

How does it work?

  • Bluetooth or network enabled wireless sensors are placed at the point of need
  • Sensors continuously transmit data to Parker’s cloud-based condition monitoring software
  • Software provides alerts, status and analytics information available anytime, anywhere

Please view the video below to see how this system works:

To view Parker literature and specifications for the SensoNODE™ Sensors and SCOUT™ Cloud Software please visit:

Condition Monitoring Solutions Brochure 052517

To speak to a sales specialist about the SensorNODE Sensors and SCOUT Cloud Software, please select the MCE division nearest to your location:

RitterTech-WI (Pewuakee, WI):  Phone:  262-347-0400 or Email: pewaukee@rittertech.com

RitterTech-IL (Mokena, IL):  Phone: 708-560-2200 or Email:  mokena@rittertech.com

Primet Fluid Power (Hammond, IN):  Phone:  219-844-4224 or Email: primet@primetfluidpower.com

Tri-State Hose and Fitting (Munster, IN):  Phone: 219-922-9700 or Email: tri-state@tristatehose.com

RitterTech-MI (Warren, MI):  Phone:  586-554-7470 or Email:  warren@rittertech.com

Fluid Systems Engineering (Clinton Township, MI):  Phone: 586-790-8880 or Email:  fse@fluidsystemsengineering.com

RitterTech-NPA (Erie, PA:  Phone: (814) 868-0636 or Email:  eriesales@rittertech.com

RitterTech-PA (Zelienople, PA):  Phone: 724-452-6000 or Email:  zelienople@rittertech.com

 

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Parker’s Series 7084 Twinhammer™ Hose for OSHA RCS Standard Compliance

To assist in compliance the recent OSHA Respirable Crystalline Silica (RCS) Standard, Parker’s Series 7084 Twinhammer™ Bonded Air/Water Jackhammer Hose is the first factory-assembled dual-hose system to deliver both air and water in a single unitized configuration for silica dust suppression in pneumatic jackhammer hose applications.

Twinhammer™ Jackhammer Hose Features:

  • Safer, more efficient work environment
    • Durable abrasion resistant and chemically bonded lines
    • Eliminating intrusive clamps, straps and zip ties
  • Transfers Air and Water
    • Transfers air to power heavy duty pneumatic jackhammers/breakers
    • Transfers water to suppress silica dust produced by tool operation
  • Universal End Styles
    • Quick connection and disconnection to air supply
    • Rust resistant brass male NPT couplings for easy attachment to water supply and spray nozzles

Below is a detailed infographic on OSHA’s Crytalline Silica Rule:

To read OSHA’s Crytalline Silica Rule Fact Sheet go to:  https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3681.pdf

To learn more about Parker’s Series 7084 Twinhammer™ Bonded Air/Water Jackhammer Hose Assemblies go to:  BUL 4860 Twinhammer Hose

To speak to a sales specialist please select the MCE division nearest to your location:

RitterTech-WI (Pewuakee, WI):  Phone:  262-347-0400 or Email: pewaukee@rittertech.com

RitterTech-IL (Mokena, IL):  Phone: 708-560-2200 or Email:  mokena@rittertech.com

Primet Fluid Power (Hammond, IN):  Phone:  219-844-4224 or Email: primet@primetfluidpower.com

Tri-State Hose and Fitting (Munster, IN):  Phone: 219-922-9700 or Email: tri-state@tristatehose.com

RitterTech-MI (Warren, MI):  Phone:  586-554-7470 or Email:  warren@rittertech.com

Fluid Systems Engineering (Clinton Township, MI):  Phone: 586-790-8880 or Email:  fse@fluidsystemsengineering.com

RitterTech-NPA (Erie, PA:  Phone: (814) 868-0636 or Email:  erie@rittertech.com

RitterTech-PA (Zelienople, PA):  Phone: 724-452-6000 or Email:  zelienople@rittertech.com