Western Electric IE1 Industrial Electric Motors

Western Electric

Western Electric is a leading manufacturer of electric motors for the global industrial market, with motor solutions which benefit a wide range of customers.

Our products are used in almost every industrial activity including water treatment, building services, chemical/petrochemicals, general processing and manufacturing where they drive fans, pumps, compressors, and conveyors, amongst other things. We have extensive stock of motors around the world, backed-up by a network of distributors, ensuring excellent local support wherever needed.

Quality Assurance

Stringent quality procedures are observed from first design to finished product in accordance with the ISO9001 documented quality systems. All of our factories have been assessed to meet these requirements, a further assurance that only the highest possible standards of quality are accepted.

Three Phase IEC Low Voltage Range

We provide a high quality standard range of electric motors with a specification suitable for most industrial applications. It covers products from as little as 0.18kw up to 315kw in frame sizes 63 to 355L.


The components of the insulation system are selected so as to ensure good protection against chemically aggressive gases, vapors, dust, oil and air humidity. All materials used for insulating classes F or H according to IEC 60085:
- Enamel –insulated copper wires with temperature index 200 (Class H)
- Insulating sheet on polyester base (Class F)
- Impregnation with phenolic resins modified with polyester resins (Class H)

Limit temperature for insulating material according IEC 60085
Insulation Class Limit Temperature
B 130
F 155
H 180