WEG Electric Corporation6655 Sugarloaf Parkway Duluth, GA 30097 United States
WEG offers a wide variety of pump motors and drives for the applications in cement & mining, oil & gas, energy, marine, steel, pulp & paper, food & beverage, water & wastewater, and energy efficiency markets. The company is also involved in several green initiatives, including the use of green chemicals for office cleaning, a company-wide recycling program, and installation of HVAC economizers on rooftop units.
The company has a full range of IEC/NEMA Global Certifications and a full-line of low, medium, and high voltage motors. Its pump motor offerings include the following: Crusher Duty, IEEE 841™, Definite Purpose, Explosion Proof, Fractional, IEC Tru-Metric, HGF Severe Duty and General Purpose, Synchronous and DC Motors, and ATEX.
WEG also offers a complete line of variable frequency drives and soft starters. Variable frequency drives are available from .25 to 8000 horse power and include multipump, shark, servo, & medium voltage drives. Soft starters are available from 5 to 2500 horsepower and include the GPH combination soft starter and the TPH crusher duty soft starter.
WEG was founded in 1961 under the name Eletromotores Jaraguá by an electrician, a manager, and a mechanic. It wasn’t until years later that they changed the name to Eletromotores WEG SA, or WEG. Today, WEG is one of the largest electric motor manufacturers in the world and offers complete industrial electrical solutions to a variety of industries in over 100 countries.