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THG Corporation is a Motion and Control Integrator committed to meeting your needs for power units, expert component selection, customer system design, and complete hydraulic, electrical, and compressed air field service.

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Connecticut Fluid Power
Now a Member of
The Hope Group LLC


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The Hope Group is an authorized full-line Parker distributor featuring hydraulic, pneumatic, fluid connector, and sealing products for OEM and MRO applications.

Sorensen Systems is a designer/builder of custom systems providing clean water, renewable energy sources, and technologically advanced process systems for industry.

Hope Air Systems is an authorized distributor for Kaeser Compressor featuring energy efficient rotary screw compressors as well as a designer/builder of skid-mounted packaged compressed air systems.

Hope Service can dispatch its field service fleet of vehicles and experienced, factory-trained technicians to provide emergency and routine field service to its hydraulic, electrical, and compressed air systems customers.

The Hope Group owns and operates seven Parker Stores at its branch locations providing "while you wait" replacement of hose assemblies and immediate on-hand access to 3,000 Parker fluid connector parts.

The Hope Group provides 24 hour access to $150 million of Parker parts through its eCommerce website,, offering one or two-day shipping of all your hose & fittings, hydraulic, pneumatic, valve, and filtration needs.

iPower Distribution Group of New England provides supply chain consulting and implementation through streamlined procure-to-pay process, vendor managed inventory (VMI), Kanban, and in-plant buyer-planner services.



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Parker Introduces SensoNODE Blue Condition Monitoring Device

Northborough, MA (6-30-2016) - parker-senso-node-monitors
Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has introduced the latest addition to its condition monitoring product line for plant managers and equipment managers.

The Hope Group LLC Acquires
Connecticut Fluid Power, Inc.

Northborough, MA (6-16-2016) - CFP-logo
Mark Ferland, Co-President of The Hope Group LLC, today announced that the company had acquired Connecticut Fluid Power, Inc., of North Haven, Connecticut, effective June 16, 2016.
Read more... Celebrates 10 Years of Fast Response to Internet Inquiries

Northborough, MA (6-09-2016) - Ten years ago, as The Hope Group redesigned its website ( for the third time (and six times since), a new feature was added:


The Hope Group Announces Hydraulic Training Sessions to Run on June 15

Northborough, MA (5-19-2016) - Tony Cantone, President of The Hope Group, today announced that on June 15, The Hope Group and Parker will offer its two most popular workshops, Hydraulic Fittings Thread ID and Safety Works at its Parker Store location in Fitchburg, Mass.

The Hope Group to Exhibit
At Commercial Marine EXPO

Northborough, MA (3-14-2016) - The Hope Group has announced that it will again exhibit at the Commercial Marine EXPO, which is being held this year on April 27 & 28, 2016 in New Bedford, MA.

Parker Awards The Hope Group
Connector Technology Center Status

Northborough, MA (11-9-2015) - Tony Cantone, President of The Hope Group, announced that Parker had awarded The Hope Group with the coveted designation as a Connector Technology Center.
Read more...™ Celebrates
First Anniversary

Northborough, MA (9-12-2015) - THG Corporation of Massachusetts today announced that it had successfully operated its eCommerce website,, for one full year. Read more...™ Promises Easy Online
Access to $150 million Parker Inventory

Northborough, MA (7-25-2014) - The Hope Group and The Parker Stores of New England are introducing a convenient new online service for its customers to order Parker products. Read more...



THG Corporation seeks a self-motivated and dedicated Engineer with a background in PLC programming to perform various engineering functions relating to hydraulic motion control and power generation applications to include design of electronic/electrical control panels including component selection, development of bills of materials, preparation of quotations, liaison with vendors, interfacing directly with customers and providing technical expertise. EOE/Veterans/Disabled


Hydraulic/Compressed Air
Field Service Technician

Provide technical assistance and repair/start-up services on hydraulic systems (HPU’s) and air compressor systems. System repair/start-up to include pneumatic, hydraulic, mechanical and electrical component evaluation and system repair capabilities. EOE/Veterans/Disabled






Ray McCann   You May Want To Seek Out The Hydraulic Authority To Solve Challenges Such As Leaking Power Units
Ray McCann
Sales Engineer

mike-gardella-sorensen-systems   Fresh Water Now Flowing in Kingdom of Jordan Thanks to Sorensen Systems
Mike Gardella
Sorensen Systems

peter-rhoten-hope-air-systems   Avoid Making a Bad Choice When Installing a Compressor
Peter Rhoten
Hope Air Systems

joe-kelly-parker   Adventures in Crimper Training
Joe Kelly
Parker Hannifin

doug-markham-ipower-new-england   VMI:
What are Your Expectations?
Doug Markham
President, iPower NE

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The Hope Group corporate headquarters is in Northborough, MA. It also operates seven Parker Stores in New England.

Bangor, ME

Lewiston, ME

S. Portland, ME

Manchester, NH

Fitchburg, MA

Weymouth, MA

Cranston, RI

North Haven, CT



Providing motion and control components and systems solutions

The Hope Group is a privately-held company founded in 1933 by the Rhoten family of Massachusetts. Originally established to provide industrial rubber products for consumers and industry, the company expanded into fluid power products in 1960 through its affiliation as an authorized distributor for Parker Hannifin.

More recently the company established itself as a source for motion and control system solutions, incorporating its core competencies in hydraulics, pneumatics, fluid connectors, automation, filtration, electrical & electronic control systems, sealing solutions, and compressed air packages. As a full-line distributor for Parker, it has earned the designation as a Technology Center for Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Mobile components and systems.

The Hope Group operates seven Parker Stores in four of the New England states. The company is headquartered in Northborough, MA, where it operates from a 60,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution center. With over $45 million in annual sales, 120 employees, and access to over $150 million in motion control inventory through its affiliation with DistraNet, the company is well positioned to build on its strength as a leading independent motion and control product and systems solutions provider.




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