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.
Components or ready-to-install system solutions for 3D printer construction – lubrication-free, durable and suitable for any installation space
Low-maintenance, robust and fire-proof: polymer products for special application areas in aviation, aerospace, airport equipment and drones/UAVs
Robust polymer bearings for agricultural machinery, Low Cost Automation products for vertical farming and agricultural robots for smart farming
Maintenance-free in outdoor use and continuous operation: lubrication-free bearing technology and durable energy chains and cables for oblique axes.
100% lubrication-free, quiet and durable: plain bearings, linear guides, energy chains and drive modules for fully automated systems
Quiet, lightweight bearing technology for passenger vehicles | safe energy supply with e-chains in motor vehicles | 3D energy supplies for motor vehicle production
Polymer components for passenger and goods transport: resilient, weather-resistant and fire-proof according to EN 45545 and NFPA 130
Robust, dirt-resistant bearing technology and energy supplies for excavators, wheeled loaders and work platforms
The alternative to steel systems: modular polymer solutions for building material production in general and cement factories in particular
Products for interior and outdoor use: saltwater-resistant, lubrication-free, quiet and award-winning
Bearing technology for DIY removal of roof hatches, solar panels, furniture pull-outs, etc. in caravans
Quiet, cost-effective and resistant to pressure dust and paper dust: motion plastics for use in printing systems
Durable in all weathers and in dirt and water: products for photovoltaic, solar thermal energy, hydro plants and wind turbines
Lightweight, dry-running polymer bearings instead of metal ones for 100 % maintenance-free forks, seat posts, rear frames, etc.
Polymer spherical bearings for use on interior and exterior facades: lightweight, cost-effective and long service life in all weather conditions
Polymer components for daily continuous operation in fitness equipment: tough, vibration-dampening, clean, light, quiet
Maintenance-free, resistant plain bearings, spherical bearings and linear guides for pumps, valves and fittings
Temperature-resistant, splinter-proof and quick to install: energy supplies, special cables and bearing technology for glass production and processing
The reliable, low-maintenance alternative to busbar systems, festoons and coil systems: energy chains for port cranes
Energy supply solutions and cables for indoor and bridge cranes: customised, extremely durable, low-maintenance
Resistant to swarf, dust and dirt: energy supplies for woodworking machines and CNC machining centres
Maintenance-free bearing technology and cost-saving energy supply systems for shuttle systems, SRUs and industrial vehicles
Linear guide construction kits for camera sliders: quiet, easy to install, maintenance-free, wear-free, with smooth operation
Durable and cost-effective energy chains, cables and guide troughs for small sewage plants up to large wastewater treatment plants
Fail-safe, dirt and temperature-resistant components for use in composting and waste incineration plants and landfills
Resistant to dust and heat, low-maintenance and durable: polymer solutions for extruders, injection moulding machines, etc.
Energy supply systems for shore power supply for container, offshore and LNG terminals and ships: simple, durable, flexible
Lubrication-free, cleanroom-compatible and media-resistant: polymer solutions for X-ray robots, laboratory equipment, medical furniture, etc.
Lightweight, quiet, and winner of multiple design awards: bearing technology and energy supplies for the furniture industry
Lightweight, robust polymer solutions with very small diameters and bend radii and micro-designs in all product areas
Robust, lightweight, and requiring no lubrication or maintenance: polymer plain bearings ensure better suspension fork, brake, and throttle valve performance
Wear-resistant and maintenance-free polymer bearing technology for more reliability in machine elements of utility vehicles
Safe, resistant to salt water and maintenance-free: energy supplies for use on drilling vessels and oil rigs
Energy supply for catwalks, pipe handling and top drive systems: resistant to dirt and vibration and robust in continuous operation
Polymer bearing technology without lubrication, robust with thin walls, resistant to media and impacts and quiet
Maintenance-free energy supply systems and bearing technology for vulcanisation plants, tyre production machines, etc.
Abrasion-resistant cleanroom components: specifically for moving elements, tested by the Fraunhofer Institute (IPA)
Three-dimensional moving energy chains for multi-axis robots – modular, easy to install, and quick to fill
Fail-safe energy chain systems and plain bearings for use in shipyards and on deep sea cranes and working ships
Economical, safe, durable: tailor-made and ready-to-install energy supply systems from a single source
Solutions for bucket wheel excavators, conveyor belts, etc.: corrosion-free and resistant to dirt, chemicals and high temperatures
Fail-safe cables for movement and maintenance-free bearing technology for a wide variety of service robotics applications
Dust-resistant, lubrication-free, maintenance-free solutions for bearing points and energy supply in textile processing machines
Solutions for the safe, quiet travel of trusses, stage lighting, stage sets etc.
Cost-effective, FDA and EU-compliant components for the general packaging, beverage, and food industry
Corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free bearing technology and energy supplies for use in wet, dirty and hot environments
Prevent failures with polymer solutions for everything from simple machine tools to complex automated production lines