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motion plastics for the shipbuilding industry

Tried and tested in numerous applications on the high seas: energy chain systems and bearing components from igus withstand the toughest environments. They work reliably and increase fail-safe machine operation in shipyards, on deep-sea crane ships and working vessels or shore power applications in ports.
 
The advantages of our products:

  • Dry-operating and maintenance-free
  • Strong, yet lighter than steel
  • Resistant to corrosion, seawater, chemicals and UV rays
  • Suitable for use in extreme temperatures
  • Easily assembled, flexible, modular
  • With predictable service life

Vessel and oil rig

New products in 2021

Cable package for TopDrive systems in the e-loop

The right cable package consisting of motor, data & hybrid cable for your TopDrive system

▲ Tech up
  • Harmonisation with all components of TopDrive for optimum fit in connector and chain
  • As standard products quickly available for repairs and retrofits
▼ Cost down
  • Reduction of costs by approx. 35% due to waiving the need to manufacture one-off products for projects
  • Up to 36-month guarantee

Find out more about chainflex CFSPECIAL

Alternative to the service loop | New size 430

Ready-to-install energy supply unit for shore power supply

Opening and closing completely without tools

Curious about more innovations? You can find the news overview here.


igus products for shipbuilding

e-chain E4.1

e-chains E4.1

  • Robust and lightweight
  • Modular design
  • Durable and quiet
  • Straight running and fast assembly
  • Very high rigidity

chainflex cables

Harnessed cables

  • Tested according to corresponding industry standards
  • Ready-to-connect cables with industry-specific connectors
  • 2,750 m² test laboratory

readychains

Ready-to-install harnessed energy supplies

  • 95% less harnessing time
  • Reduce assembly time
  • Reduction in manufacturing costs
  • Minimal amount of logistics work

Rotary module

For fast rotating applications

Integrated strain relief and cable guides in guide trough

twisterchain® technology

Rugged, quiet, for high loads

energy chains for circular movements up to 540°. Quick cable replacement

twisterband HD

Rotary movements up to 7,000°

Stable pin/hook connection for high load and long service life

drylin W ES

Modular linear system

Combination of lubricant-free Tribo-polymers and corrosion-proof stainless steel

drylin R ES

Lubrication-free and corrosion-free

Round guide systems made of stainless steel and sliding elements made from tribo-polymers

iglidur® PRT

Maintenance-free and easily installed

Slewing rings for lubrication-free dry operation. Rotary tables as stainless steel version V4A.


The huge motion plastics sample box

Trying things out made easy: with the igus corner, you always have the most recent motion plastics suitable for your individual industry to hand. 
 
We will bring the display to you, assemble it on request, and fill the compartments with the products of your choice. Or you can set it up yourself. As a permanent exhibition or for a limited period of time.

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Monday to Friday from 7 am - 8 pm.
Saturdays from 8 am- 12 pm.

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