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ABB IE5 SynRM motors improve energy efficiency

ABB, motors, efficiency, energy

ABB’s synchronous reluctance (SynRM) motors now meet the new IE5 ultra-premium energy efficiency class defined by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) by offering up to 50% lower energy losses and significantly lower energy consumption than IE2 induction motors. ABB first introduced SynRM technology in 2011 and it has since …

CAPRARI presents EASYWELL MPC10 motors

CAPRARI, motors, wastewater treatment

Caprari SpA has released its MPC10 motors to complete the company’s MPC6 and MPC8 range. The low-energy MPC10 model has been designed for the most challenging applications. With its high resistance to wear, the Easywell range is aimed at the agricultural industry. The mechanical silicon carbide seal also makes it suitable for handling of …

Editor’s pickBoosting energy efficiency in drinking water supply

Ruhstorfer Group, Germany, pump motors, Hart machine house, KSB Omega series

By Bryan Orchard The Ruhstorfer Group water supply company in Germany was looking to reduce power consumption of the pump motors in their main pumping station. With the replacement of the original pumping system in 2016 and the commissioning of a new facility, energy consumption dropped by about 20 per cent. The Hart machine house is the …