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Heavy bridge raised easily with secure energy supply from igus

  • 01-Jan-2019

The Memorial Bridge spans the Piscataqua River between Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine on the east coast of the US. It replaced the original one, which was built in 1923 to remember local sailors and soldiers who participated in the first World War. Pre-assembled energy chains from igus reliably ensure secure energy supply in the lifting bridge.... Read More

Igus invites nominations from users for manus award 2019

  • 01-Dec-2018

Plastic plain bearings are used in all three applications and all were chosen as winning applications at the last manus award, which motion plastics specialist igus promotes every two years. ... Read More

Igus invites nominations from users for manus award 2019

  • 21-Nov-2018

The winner will receive prize money of Euro 5,000 and will be awarded at Hannover Messe 2019... Read More

Igus develops liner with FDA and EU conformity

  • 01-Nov-2018

The company igus is expanding its range of liners with the FDA and EU-compliant high-performance plastic iglidur A160.... Read More

Lead screw nuts made of iglidur J200 extend service life three-fold

  • 01-Nov-2018

With the new durable material iglidur J200, igus expands its largest range of lead screw systems in the catalogue and online.... Read More

Igus readies for the future with digital innovation

  • 01-Sep-2018

The Cologne-based company, which recorded sales of Euro 690 million in 2017, is enlarging the factory in the US, while doubling the factory floor space in Japan, Poland and India.... Read More

Igus plastic ball bearings compete against metal bearings in the salt water test

  • 01-Sep-2018

The test winner xiros is up to 60 percent lighter and 40 percent more cost-effective than the metallic version.... Read More

Igus xiros ball bearings improves pool cleaner’s efficiency

  • 01-Aug-2018

When the summer months arrive, it's time to get the pool in the garden back in shape. But pool lovers know one problem: the dirt of leaves and moss accumulating over the winter months is difficult to remove. ... Read More

Igus smart plastics increases plant safety, reduces maintenance costs

  • 01-Aug-2018

Machine Learning, Big Data and Industry 4.0 - the real potential customer benefits from digitisation are often hidden behind these buzzwords. ... Read More

Igus xiros ball bearings improves pool cleaner’s efficiency

  • 14-Jul-2018

Radial deep groove ball bearings from igus grant pool cleaners a steady and powerful underwater operation... Read More

Igus smart plastics increases plant safety, reduces maintenance costs

  • 14-Jul-2018

The new intelligent plastic solutions offer many options for predictive maintenance... Read More

Changing liners the clever way with drylin W replacement bearings of igus

  • 01-Jul-2018

The motion plastics specialist relies on liners made of high-performance polymers to ensure that igus linear guides slide silently and precisely. In order to make changing them even easier in extreme situations, igus has now developed a new replacement bearing. Unlock bearing, push liner out and replace it.... Read More

Igus tribo-SLS powder increases safety of vehicles against fire

  • 01-Jul-2018

The 3D print material iglidur I3 passes the FMVSS 302 fire test for vehicle interiors.... Read More

Igus tribo-polymer bearings enhances safety of aircrafts

  • 01-Jun-2018

Lightweight plastic plain bearings, approved after fire tests by independent testing institute, enhances safety features of aircrafts... Read More

Igus tribo-SLS powder increases safety of vehicles against fire

  • 14-Jun-2018

The 3D print material iglidur I3 passes the FMVSS 302 fire test for vehicle interiors... Read More