e-chain® & readychain® systems

Blogs regarding igus®  energy chains, also known as, drag chains and cable carriers. Find out more information below

The Oil and Gas Industry is faced with multiple challenges every day. igus® are always looking at ways of alleviating some of those challenges and the e-loop energy chain system just does that.
15 May 2020 Erin Kemal e-chain
One of the new products released this week was the igus® Autoglide-5 system. This is great for space saving, cost saving and saves time! Read more about how this system could work for you.
15 May 2020 Vanessa Whiteley chainflex , e-chain , readycable , readychain
The energy chain is considered the umbilical cord of machines with a moving application, whereby the cables act as nerve pathways. The line quality must permanently meet the requirements of the movement. The interplay between the energy chain and cables must match. What happens if this is not the...
Smart Plastics by igus® takes the surprises that arise when there is a fault. This technology sends signals to inform of wear or errors before it gets critical.
The importance of protecting cables has never been so pertinent as it is when cables are battling with the elements , elevated hundreds of feet in the air. igus® offers e-chain® systems that not only protect the cables but can inform you of defects.
17 April 2020 Erin Kemal dry-tech , e-chain
Sometimes we need to readjust our notions and preconceptions. As adults, we tend to see the negative before we see the positive. Could seeing things through a child's eye's make us realise that it is not as bad as we first think.....
17 April 2020 Vanessa Whiteley e-chain , readychain
e-chain® describes a product that safely transports cables or lines, as well as hoses, in a particular way. They ensure the fail-safe supply of energy, data and impulses and are constantly in motion. They are designed to guide and protect. Plastic energy chains have been developed, produced and t...
Ship to shore is vitally important to keep the economy moving. Ensuring this is done safely, effectively and with as little downtime as possible, igus® energy chain is ideal.