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igus co-sponsoring WaterFire Providence lighting

Published on: September 15, 2022

Motion plastics manufacturer celebrates with Educational Excellence in Rhode Island September 15, 2022 – igus is co-sponsoring a WaterFire Providence lighting celebrating Educational Excellence in RI with the Rhode Island Department of Education on Saturday, September 24, at Waterplace Park, starting with a torch lighting ceremony at 6:40 pm. During the event, the company will […]

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Rolling on the World’s First Urban Bike Made from Recycled Plastic

Published on: July 8, 2022

Unveiled last month, the company has produced what they claim to be the world’s first urban bike made from recycled plastic. In addition to taking single-use plastics out of the waste stream, the all-plastic composition means it’s lighter and won’t rust with time or exposure to the elements. 

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“Transformer” exhibition hall wins the 2022 gold vector award from igus

Published on: June 14, 2022

First prize goes to event space automated with e-chain cable carriers June 14, 2022 – igus®, a world leader in motion plastics and moving cable management systems, announced the winners of the 2022 vector awards on June 1 at Hannover Messe 2022. The golden vector award went to Hungarian firm Gepber Szinpad for an automated […]

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Leading the way in Industry 4.0: igus® named a Smart Factory Institute Strategic Technology Partner

Published on: April 4, 2022

igus now a Strategic Partner with first U.S. facility for industrial knowledge transfer April 4, 2022 – igus, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced it has been named a strategic technology partner of the Smart Factory Institute in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The first of its kind in the United States, the Smart Factory Institute is […]

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Record year exceeded thanks to 188,000 active customers: igus® increases delivery capacity and grows by 32%

Published on: March 24, 2022

32% growth and 80,000 more products available from stock – igus continues to invest in production and delivery capacity March 24, 2022 – igus, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced business results from 2021 that demonstrate record growth in revenues and customer adoption. Customers of motion plastics products – from drive cables to gears […]

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Set for growth: igus® names 5 new Vice Presidents for North America

Published on: February 10, 2022

New igus® appointments expands leadership team to drive outstanding customer experience and growth initiatives February 10, 2022 – igus®, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced it has selected a new leadership team for its North American business unit in Providence, Rhode Island. The North American leadership group now includes: Tom Miller, Vice President of […]

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Increased innovation, digital presence increase igus online sales

Published on: June 25, 2021

Motion plastics leader sees 30 percent online growth amid worldwide pandemic June 24, 2021 – An increase in the pace of innovation and emphasis on expanding its digital presence in the face of a worldwide pandemic helped igus increase online sales by 30 percent in 2020. Innovations range from telescopic robot tube packages to dry-running […]

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igus investment paves the way for innovative plastics recycling technology

Published on: April 26, 2021

HydroPRS pioneer Mura Technology begins construction of the world’s first commercially operated hydrothermal upgrading plastic recycling plant in the UK April 12, 2021 – Plastic waste that would otherwise pollute the environment can now be reused as a valuable raw material through a 25-minute chemical recycling process. igus, the Germany-based motion plastics specialist, is helping […]

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Unique plastic plain bearing applications wanted!

Published on: January 28, 2021

The manus award celebrates its tenth anniversary and introduces its first sustainability prize JANUARY 26, 2021 – Nominations are open for the manus award from igus, which honors extraordinary and unique use of the company’s high-performance plastics in product design. The winner will receive prize money of up to 5,000 euros. To mark the tenth […]

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