yes is an initiative of igus® GmbH (Cologne). igus® researches, develops and produces high-performance polymer plain bearings and e-chainsystems®; the history of the company goes back more than 50 years. igus® has 35 branches over the world with some 3,180 employees at locations on all five continents.
2018 RoboCup German Open: on the winners podium with igus
They play football, master rescue operations and undertake the logistics in a smart factory: robots competed against each other at the 2018 RoboCup German Open held in Magdeburg in April. The Carologistics team became the German champion in the Logistics League – with support from motion plastics specialist igus.
Elegant wine storage with 3D printed igus® springs
Prospective wood technicians from the Gsechs University of Applied Sciences in Hamburg presented at the IMM Cologne trade fair an especially elegant wine storage series made from teak/oak, cork and slate veneer. For their "Dolio" furniture they use lubrication-free and maintenance-free plain bearing components from igus®.
With igus® to the 2017 World Robot Olympiad in Costa Rica
This year, igus® is supporting the Team Robo TV of Paul Klee High School in Overath at the World Robot Olympiad in Costa Rica. The competition revolves around completing a task within a specified period of time using a Lego robot that the team has built and programmed itself.