energy chains often master very special challenges. They move at high speed, perform the wildest torsional movements or find space in the smallest of spaces. After these applications, the jury of the 7. Vector awards. Igus Encourages developers to compete with their bold and extraordinary energy chain applications.
At the Motek automation trade fair in Stuttgart, the starting signal for the application phase fell. Until the 28. February 2020 developers can apply online and submit texts, photos and videos of their e-chain applications - internationally: "At the last Vector Award two years ago, 187 teams from over 30 countries participated," says Michael Blass, Head of Business Unit E- Chain systems at Igus "Again, we expect a large international field of participants."
After the application phase it will be exciting: A jury, consisting of experts from trade associations, trade journals, industry and science, will review the submissions. The bravest construction with the greatest innovation receives the Golden Vector. The award is endowed with 5000 Euro, the award takes place at the Hannover Messe 2020.