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... Polymer solutions in every batch size for more than 50 industries

Different industries need different solutions. Whether in mechanical engineering, motor vehicle manufacturing, intralogistics, in cleanrooms or 3D printing - igus offers customised support for special applications. igus has many years of experience and specialist consultants for many industries. The following overview is merely an extract. If your industry is not listed, please let us know. We're here to help.


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3D Printing machine

Components or system solutions.

3D Printing machine    

Agriculture

Solutions for rough conditions, such as dirt, shocks and high edge loads: achieve up to eight times higher service life with lubrication-free polymer plain bearings

Agriculture    

Automotive industry

Lightweight plain bearings and energy supply systems.

Automotive industry    

Aviation

Light and cost-effective due to plastic and aluminium.

Aviation    

Beverages industry

Clean and FDA-compliant machine components for beverage machines.

Beverages industry    

Bicycle technology

Dry-running polymer bearings instead of metal solutions with lubrication:
40 % cost, 80 % weight and 100 % maintenance savings

Bicycle technology    

Building material manufacturing

Durability with low maintenance.

Building material manufacturing    

Bulkhandling

Solutions for bulk handling technology – corrosion-free and resistant to dirt, chemicals and high temperatures.

Bulkhandling    

Camera and film technology

Modular system for camera sliders.

Camera and film technology    

Clean-Room

ISO Class 1 for many products.

Clean-Room    

Composting plants

Resistant to dirt and extreme temperatures.

Composting plants    

Concrete industry

Steel systems are already being replaced by solutions made of high-performance plastics in many heavy-duty areas.

Concrete industry    

Construction machinery

Extremely durable and resistant to vibrations, low temperatures, heat, dirt: energy supplies and bearing technology for excavators, drilling rigs etc.

Construction machinery    

Cranes

The reliable and low-maintenance alternative to busbar systems, festoons and coil systems: energy chains for all sorts of cranes

Cranes    

Facade systems

Corrosion and weather-resistant components.

Facade systems    

Fluid engineering

Pumps, valves and fittings free from lubrication.

Fluid engineering    

Food industry

FDA and EU-10/2011-compliant components for the use in food-processing machines and plant

Food industry    

Furniture construction / Industrial Design

Cleanliness & weight saving.

Furniture construction / Industrial Design    

Glass industry

Proven components, temperature-resistant and shatterproof.

Glass industry    

Indoor cranes

Energy supply solutions and cables for indoor and bridge cranes: customised, extremely durable, low-maintenance

Indoor cranes    

Industrial vehicles

igus® solutions in forklifts and industrial vehicles

Industrial vehicles    

Locks & dock facilities

igus® energy supply systems have been proving their reliability day in, day out for many years.

Locks & dock facilities    

Machine tools

Modern components prevent failures.

Machine tools    

Maritime

Solutions for maritime applications and port facilities

Maritime    

Material handling

For trouble-free processes in warehousing

Material handling    

Medical technology

Antimagnetic, hygienic, lubrication-free.

Medical technology    

Model building

Lightweight and a high load capacity

Model building    

Motorcycles & Scooters

Lubrication and maintenance-free solutions for better perfomance in suspension forks, brakes and other parts of motorcycles and motor scooters.

Motorcycles & Scooters    

Offshore

Resistant to salt water.

Offshore    

Oil and gas industry

igus® energy supply systems are used in the oil and gas industry.

Oil and gas industry    

Packaging industry

Lubrication-free and FDA-compliant machine components for the packaging industry.

Packaging industry    

Plastic machines

Assembly-friendly systems.

Plastic machines    

Printing industry

Insensitive to pressure dust and paper dust.

Printing industry    

Prostheses & orthoses

For 95% less wear.

Prostheses & orthoses    

Robots

For 6-axis robotic applications.

Robots    

Service robots

Take advantage of motion plastics® and equip service robots for a wide range of applications.

Service robots    

Sewage treatment plants

Durable and cost-effective energy chains, cables and guide troughs for small sewage plants up to large wastewater treatment plants

Sewage treatment plants    

Shipbuilding industry

For applications in almost all environments.

Shipbuilding industry    

Shore power connections

Intelligent energy supply systems.

Shore power connections    

Solar technology

For extreme environments.

Solar technology    

Sports boats etc.

Saltwater-resistant and suitable for any weather.

Sports boats etc.    

Sports, fitness & rehab

Light, low noise and lubrication-free adjustment.

Sports, fitness & rehab    

Telescopic work platforms

Energy chains, cables and sliding plates for telescopic work platforms and cherry pickers.

Telescopic work platforms    

Textile industry

Clean and maintenance-free plastic solutions for bearings and energy supply

Textile industry    

Theater / Stage construction / Lighting technology

Quiet, low vibration and self-lubricating.

Theater / Stage construction / Lighting technology    

Traffic engineering

Long-lasting, resilient components for the railways

Traffic engineering    

Truck & trailer

Maintenance-free and weather-resistant solutions.

Truck & trailer    

Tyre production

For freedom from lubricants and dust.

Tyre production    

Vending machinery

100% lubrication-free, quiet and durable: plain bearings, linear guides, energy chains and drive modules for fully automated systems

Vending machinery    

Vertical farming

Lubrication-free, FDA-compliant & dirt-resistant components for vertical farming.

Vertical farming    

Washing plants

Corrosion-free machine elements.

Washing plants    

Wind power stations

igus® offers many solutions for wind turbines as well as for the associated equipment used in production, transport and installation.These can help you improve your technology and reduce costs.

Wind power stations    

Woodworking

Chip-proof solutions help to avoid maintenance.

Woodworking    
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