Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), originally Parker Appliance Company, usually referred to as just Parker, of Mayfield Heights, Ohio (with a Cleveland mailing address), is a manufacturer of motion and control technologies. The company was founded in 1918, and has been publicly traded on the NYSE since December 9, 1964. Parker Hannifin is one of the largest companies in the world in motion control technology and employs around 39,873 people.

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Campaign Finance


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$658,875 Spent

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Lobbying on Behalf of Parker-Hannifin

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Mentioned in 27 dockets; Submitted to 3 dockets

All data is based on documents downloaded from The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.

Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.

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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

updated daily from by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Parker-Hannifin" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

Federal Spending

21 contracts

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Only grants, contracts and loans with amounts over $1 million are shown.

Because company names are not reported in a standardized manner, we cannot reliably determine the company receiving the contract or award. The results shown here are based on a search for the company name. Individual records may be missed or erroneously included because of name variations. For more information, please see our federal spending methodology page.

covers through's Sept. 15, 2012 release for contracts and Oct. 19, 2012 for grants.

Note: Company names in federal spending data are not standardized. The table below is included only as a sample of what is available in the data and has not been reviewed for accuracy or completeness. To investigate the data further, use the links at the bottom of the table.

Type Recipient Name Year Agency Description Amount
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2011 HYDRAULIC SUBSYSTEM KITS PRODUCTION $12,280,170
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 SERVO CYLINDERS $8,966,791
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 NSN:2995-01-286-1498 $7,407,570
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2011 (1) NOUN: PRIMARY SERVO (2) INPUT NSN: 1650-01-114-9538; 1650-01-143-1226 (3) INPUT P/N: 70410-02820-053; 70410-02820-054 (PARKER P/N: 274000-1027; 274000-1031) (4) OUTPUT NSN: 1650-01-143-1226 (5) OUTPUT P/N: 70410-02820-054 (PARKER P/N: 274000-1031) (6) QTY: 1,000 $5,225,000
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 ORDER 400 EACH, PUMP, HYDRAULIC RAM, ORDER ZB02 $2,852,464
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 OVERHAUL OF THE UH-60 VALVE, ASSEMBLY $2,600,350
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 SERVOCYLINDER ASSEM $1,855,416
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2012 REPAIRE/UPGRADE $1,768,749
Parker-Hannifin Corporation 2011 HUSKY (VMMD) HYDRAULIC RETROFIT KIT UPGRADE $1,626,541
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