Depatie Celebrates a Century of Parker Products


We are proud to congratulate our friends at Parker for their 100 years of historic business! Parker Hannifin products have been instrumental in everything from Charles Lindbergh’s fuel system on board his first transatlantic flight, to controls in the landing module for Apollo 11, and the inspiring and lifesaving work to the oxygen systems on the Apollo 13; Parker products and engineers have made a major impact on American history.

How do these fascinating breakthroughs tie in to our clients here at Depatie? They show the quality of the products Parker develops and their commitment to excellence – which is exactly what we see in our local clients. Although your projects may not be as well-known as some of these famous events, we see the value of our local partners and the important work done here in our communities.

We confidently stock over 3,000 parts in our two Parker Stores. When you don’t have time to wait for delivery, we have air components, hydraulic components, instrumentation, pneumatics, seals and filtration systems on hand and ready to go right when you walk in. Plus, hose assemblies and custom-bent tubes can be made on the spot. Depatie’s Parker Stores are perfect for projects that can’t wait for delivery.

Parker Hannifin, like many of our clients, has had their ups and downs over the last 100 years. By committing to excellence and innovation Art Parker alone registered 160 patents. Like you, they contribute to a wide range of important industries. Started in Cleveland in 1918, Parker exemplifies manufacturing in the Midwest. Aerospace, aviation medical, mining – Depatie  knows our over 2000 customers know that Parker products are the standard in these and many industries.

If you have any questions about our partnership with Parker, or would like help selecting the products to complete your project, come in and speak with one of our knowledgeable representatives.