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Igus:bike press lunch at the Hannover Messe 2022

Published on: 30th May 2022

From the innovative igus:bike for sustainable urban mobility to the world's first tribo material for 3D DLP printing and the smart igus® Cobot for 4,970 €: find out more about the igus®news at the Hannover Messe on the press kit.

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Combined innovative power: igus acquires majority stake in Commonplace Robotics

Published on: 30th September 2022

The motion plastics specialist igus is expanding through investments in its in Low Cost Automation and has now acquired the majority shares in Commonplace Robotics based in Bissendorf near Osnabrück. As an integrator, Commonplace Robotics specialises in intuitive control systems and software, as well as power electronics for robotics, both in industry and in education. The two companies have been cooperating intensively for six years and have, among other things, developed the igus Robot Control , which supplements igus’ low cost kinematics made from high-performance plastics.


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New lubrication-free, maintenance-free igus plain bearings for the automotive industry of the future

Published on: 27th September 2022

Robust, corrosion-free, chemical-resistant and lightweight – the automotive industry places high demands on plain bearings, for everything from engine compartments to windscreen wipers. Since many bearing materials reach their limits here, igus, the Cologne-based plastics specialist, is launching an alternative: plain bearings made from iglidur H5, the new high-performance plastic.


At a glance: igus shows the CO2 footprint for lubrication-free tribo plain bearings

Published on: 26th September 2022

How much CO2 is released into the atmosphere as a result of a plastic bearing’s production? For the first time, igus, the motion plastics specialist, is publishing precise CO2 footprints for a large number of its lubrication-free, maintenance-free iglidur polymer plain bearings. Users can use these values as Scope 3 emissions in CO2 accounting for climate-neutral products.


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