First vector® award for inspiring energy supply solutions - e-chain systems® with cables - induction and wireless

Winners 2008

Gold vector® 2008: Handlingsystem „roboLoop“

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The ”roboLoop“ system itself offers manyways to optimise the fabrication sequences.

Silver vector®: High speed camera positioning

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The rail & Tracking systems are used wherever fast camera movements are an important factor.

Bronze vector® 2008: OpenHydro tidal turbine

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OpenHydro tidal turbine

The award ceremony took place at the igus® booth on 23rd April 2008 at the Hanover Fair.

From left to right:
Frank Blase CEO igus® GmbH), Harald Nehring (Vice President e-chain systems® igus® GmbH), Thomas Rilke (Head of the Industrial Automation division, Hanover Fair ), Daniel Pfleger (Rail & Tracking Systems GmbH, Winnweiler, winner silver vector®), Dr. Reinhard Hüppe (Managing Director Special Association of Automation, German Central Association for Electrical Engineering and the Electronics Industry e.V.), Markus Domeier (Güdel GmbH, Osterburken, winner golden vector®), Mike Galbraith (Fountain Design Limited, Bishop Auckland, winner bronze vector®), Ken Fouhy (Editorial Director MM MaschinenMarkt)

Winners 2008 and jury