igus® energy chain, also known as e-chain®, is a machine element designed to safely guide and protect flexible cables and hoses. We manufacture energy chains for linear motion, multi-axis movements, rotary movements, and special solutions for industries including stage, offshore and cleanrooms. You can configure an energy chain system along with cables and accessories using the e-chain® online tool, or discover the expected lifespan using the e-chain® service life calculator. Alternatively, you can contact us here for an individual consultation.
Energy chains, also known as cable carriers, drag chains, energy supply systems or cable chains, are designed to guide and protect energy, data, signals and fluids together in one system, whilst withstanding the most diverse environmental conditions. e-chains® are used in a vairety of industries and applications, including offshore, cranes, nuclear, and robots. igus® also manufacture cables, connectors, and ready-to-install harnessed energy supply systems.