It is all about organisation. With the igus® smart plastics, you have the predictability to ensure you no longer encounter expensive breakdowns and can arrange downtime when it suits rather than when its essential.
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.
Industries lose billions of pounds every year but could some of this be prevented? One thing people are starting to do is to move from steel to plastic. But are plastics a viable alternative to steel?
industrial manufacturing robots are more important than ever before. The need to work collaboratively with humans means a greater output, has a greater safety aspect and enables a wider range of production steps to be undertaken. But why are these industrial manufacturing robots so important?
Health and safety in the work place is paramount and can not be ignored. igus® has developed a range of products which helps keep employees safe and avoiding injuries.
Frequently asked questions about industry 4.0
We have a range of products from energy chains to bearings.
Being able to 3d print parts with sensors is amazing! Not only are these cost effective, they can be delivered quicker than moulded parts.
Our 3d printed parts are produced via multi=material printing. The sensors are printed into the tribo component.
Absolutely. Please give us a call on 01604 677240 to discuss the application.
We offer two data transfer systems. One is what we refer to as i.Cee:local. This is when you use your own corporates network and you determine the software it talks to.
The other option is the i.Cee:cloud. This is a cloud service where data is transferred directly to the cloud, encrypted and protected.
People’s ability to adapt their way of living has become second to none. Not being able to exhibit in the normal fashion hasn’t stopped igus® from showcasing their new products. They have introduced a virtual exhibition. The blog explains how you can visit from the comfort of your home office!
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.
Q&A with Matthew Aldridge: Managing Director of igus®. Get an overview of some igus® key features and how we are continuing with innovation in the plastics world.