Every two years, igus organises the vector award in recognition of advanced energy chain applications.
Companies can register for the vector award until 15 February 2014.
Every two years…
Every two years, creative applications for energy supply solutions are recognised with the vector award.
- Gold Vector Winner – the KUKA Cobra. An additional axis is mounted to the robot arm to load and unload presses. A new, special chain guide design from the igus E6 series is used to make the robot structure as compact as possible.
- Silver Vector Winner – This sludge treatment system at the Port of Antwerp uses the world’s largest plastic energy chain, the E4.350.
- Bronze Vector Winner – This twisterband can conduct a 1440 degree rotation. This application is found in the wood working sector.