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PO BOX 14349

East Providence

RI 02914

+1 800 521 2747
+1 401 438 7270

Prevent Downtime & Maintenance
For Your Infrastructure

Industrial Solutions for Infrastructure & Heavy Industry

igus® e-chain® cable carriers are innovating the fields of civil and commercial construction. In heavy movable structures, theaters and kinetic architecture, among other technologies, high-strength plastic e-chain® cable carriers are providing reliability and decreased downtime. 

The industrial solutions can enhance a range of applications, from vertical hanging orientations to rotary configurations. For infrastructure planning support, igus® civil and architectural engineers are always available for onsite inspection and installation services.  To learn more about all of our field and support services, or "Orange Services", please click below.
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Infrastructure Applications

Movable Bridges

Movable bridges For 21st century infrastructure development, the Portsmouth Memorial Bridge was redesigned with e-chain® cable carriers. The restructure increased reliability, reduced costs and eliminated maintenance.
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Stage and Theater

Stage & Theater The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts requires durable construction materials to power the overhead speaker and lighting trusses. Cable reels were originally used, which caused reliability issues, so the stage management team replaced the reels with maintenance-free e-chain® cable carriers.
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Kinetic Architecture

Kinetic Architecture High-strength plastic e-chain® cable carriers are engineered for constant movement. These energy chain solutions have been used to provide stability, easy assembly and high load capacity to many moving constructions, including an NFL stadium’s roof system.

Customer Applications

Orange Services

Application Assistance

For further questions or product information, please contact:

Stephen Bowman

Industry Manager – Mining - Bulk Material Handling - Construction Machinery


Customer Service:

Monday to Friday from 8 am - 8 pm



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igus® GmbH points out that it does not sell any products of the companies Allen Bradley, B&R, Baumüller, Beckhoff, Lahr, Control Techniques, Danaher Motion, ELAU, FAGOR, FANUC, Festo, Heidenhain, Jetter, Lenze, LinMot, LTi DRiVES, Mitsibushi, NUM,Parker, Bosch Rexroth, SEW, Siemens, Stöber and all other drive manufacturers mention in this website. The products offered by igus® are those of igus® GmbH

igus inc headquarters is located at 257 Ferris Ave, Rumford, RI 02916. igus enjoyneering center is located at 2055 Franklin Rd, Bloomfield Twp, MI 48302