Materials are manufactured by igus in accordance with the motto “Tech up, Cost down”. Our products are designed with great passion to extend the service life of machines and applications, eliminate maintenance and reduce costs. For our engineers, the quality and safety of parts, i.e. their resilience and service life, are an important criterion in development. Every igus product is tested thoroughly before it is made available for sale. To this end, we have been operating our own test laboratory since 1985. It not only is the largest test laboratory for tribopolymers in the industry in terms of area, but also conducts the highest number of product tests and test procedures.
Annually, a large number of tests and material examinations are conducted at the numerous test facilities: