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Kaman Fluid Power Opens New ParkerStore in Peoria, IL
Kaman Automation Inc. Posted 06/04/2018
BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut – Kaman Fluid Power, a unit of the Distribution Segment of Kaman Corporation (NYSE: KAMN), announced today the opening of a new ParkerStore™ in Peoria, IL, its 27th ParkerStore. Kaman Fluid Power is one of the largest industrial distributors and service providers of Parker Hannifin motion and control products and integrated systems.
The Peoria ParkerStore is located at 506 High Point Lane, East Peoria, IL, off Interstate 74. A grand opening is scheduled the week of June 4th with product demonstrations, industry experts and raffle prizes. Customers will also have the opportunity to learn about Kaman’s hydraulic repair services, fluid analysis program and power unit design capabilities.
The Peoria ParkerStore provides a variety of services including on-demand custom hose assemblies and the Parker Tracking System (PTS) barcoding for asset management. Kaman ParkerStores maintain an inventory of a vast array of Parker products such as hose, valves, pneumatic equipment, and fluid connector and control devices, as well as a variety of tools, filtration and accessory products. Kaman’s state-of-the-art engineering facility and production centers in Illinois build custom power units and control systems and are certified to make custom Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) hose assemblies. Kaman Fluid Power carries one of the largest fluid power inventories and offers 24-hour service throughout its network of 36 locations.
“Our new location will allow Kaman to have local inventory and experts to serve the market in and around Peoria,” said David Mayer, General Manager, Kaman Fluid Power. “Our sales team’s knowledge of the product and application differentiate us from our competitors. We look forward to helping customers solve their supply and application needs for hydraulic equipment in the Greater Illinois area.”
Kaman Fluid Power (KFP) LLC is part of the distribution segment of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN). KFP is a distributor and service provider to the North American industry with 27 ParkerStores and a total of 36 locations. The company provides a commitment of expertise and value-added services to industry. KFP’s core business lies in the supply and application of hydraulic and pneumatic systems, in addition to offering customers a single-source for hose assembly needs. Kaman Corporation, founded in 1945 by aviation pioneer Charles H. Kaman, and headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut also conducts business in the aerospace market. More information is available at www.kaman.com.