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igus at the Offshore Technology Conference 2018

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igus to unveil new lost cost six-axis robotic arm system at Hannover Messe and Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference 2018.

After its unveiling at the upcoming Hannover Messe 2018, April 23-27, igus will attend Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference 2018 on April 30-May 3, 2018 to show its new ReBel, a low-cost, maintenance and lightweight robotics joint that can be used in commercial and residential applications.

The new ReBel joint could make the phrase “Alexa, bring me a glass of orange juice”, a realistic request. Alexa is the virtual assistant platform developed by Amazon and used in Amazon Echo and Amazon Echo Dot.

igus is the manufacturer of engineered plastics, and its components are used in products for the oil, gas and offshore equipment industries. The company’s components are safe, light, salt-water resistant and maintenance free.

Whether in highly dynamic pipe handling applications or for the energy supply on the cantilever, igus energy chains offer a safe, light and maintenance-free solution. Discover more at the igus off-shore industry website.


The company is based in Germany and has a presence in Rhode Island, U.S..

Representatives will be available at the Offshore Technology Conference 2018 in Houston at Booth #3625 to showcase ReBel and other great igus products.

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