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igus brings shore power to U.S. ports

Published on: September 20, 2022

Revolutionary mobile system, iMSPO, includes e-chain and specialized cables September 19, 2022 – The readychain® iMSPO, a revolutionary mobile shore power source, is now available in the United States. Motion plastics specialist igus® will present the technology at the September PORTS® ’22 conference in Honolulu, Hawaii, September 18-22. The iMSPO (igus Mobile Shore Power Outlet) […]


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 […]


Pioneering recycling project by igus partner Mura Technology continues to gain momentum

Published on: September 8, 2022

Recycling pioneer Mura Technology is making great strides in the construction of the world’s first HydroPRS plant, scheduled to go into operation in early 2023 8 September 2022 – Recovering crude oil from plastic: British company Mura Technology (Mura) is pursuing this goal with the HydroPRS™ process to advance the circular economy of plastics – […]


Even more safety on long distances with new i.Sense EC.B cable sensor for e-chains from igus

Published on: August 31, 2022

Two for one: Condition monitoring for chain lengths of over 35 meters is now possible with just one sensor 31 August 2022 – igus®, a world leader in motion plastics and moving cable management systems, has introduced the i.Sense EC.B – a smart condition monitoring system for breakage detection on e-chain® cable carriers over 35 […]


New laser sintering material from igus makes 3D printing of chemical-resistant tribo-components possible

Published on: August 29, 2022

High-performance plastic iglide i10 is resistant to acids, bases, alcohols, greases, and oils 29 August 2022 – igus®, the leader in motion plastics, is expanding the scope of its 3D-print service. The company will now offer chemical-resistant, self-lubricating, tribo-polymer components that can be manufactured using selective laser sintering (SLS). This evolutionary step is made possible […]


New polymer spherical ball from igus strengthens food safety

Published on: August 25, 2022

New iglide A181 spherical ball material improves wear resistance of the igubal FC joint system threefold 25 August 2022 – To make food processing facilities and machinery even safer, igus®, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, is launching a new standard in the form of the high-performance plastic iglide® A181 as a spherical ball material […]


igus goes gamification: the igumania online game makes motion plastics even more tangible

Published on: August 24, 2022

Anyone can be a production manager of their own Mars Rover factory, playfully immersing themselves in the world of igus motion plastics 23 August 2022 – The global leader in motion plastics igus® introduced igumania, an online game that allows players to experience igus products creatively. Players of the game assume the role of production […]


igus is adding 2,046 new macros to the EPLAN circuit diagram software

Published on: August 24, 2022

EPLAN update for readycable cables that are compatible with Allen Bradley, Beckhoff, B&R, Heidenhain, and Fanuc 18 AUGUST 2022 – igus®, a world leader in motion plastics and moving cable management systems, announced the company is publishing 2,046 new macros for the EPLAN planning software. To make the digital creation of circuit diagrams even more […]


STS container cranes: fit for the future thanks to the new igus heavy-duty rol e-chain

Published on: August 17, 2022

P4HD.56.R: suitable for long travels, high speeds, heavy cable loads, and Industry 4.0 17 AUGUST 2022 – igus®, the world leader in motion plastics and moving cable management systems, has introduced the rol e-chain® P4HD.56.R – a new heavy-duty energy chain cable carrier designed for long travels, high speeds, heavy cable loads, and Industry 4.0. […]


igus expert scheduled to speak at IMTS

Published on: August 15, 2022

Intelligent monitoring as a solution for unplanned downtime to be focus of talk 15 AUGUST 2022 – Michael Patterson, igus® smart plastics industry manager, will be a guest speaker at the International Manufacturing Technology Show in September. Patterson will be sharing his insights on intelligent monitoring at the conference on Monday, September 12. Avoid Unplanned […]