Explosion-protected SIMOTICS XP low-voltage motors
You are playing it even safer with SIMOTICS XP explosion-protected motors from Siemens. This is because our rugged explosion-protected motors operate for a very long time even under the most extreme conditions, and absolutely disturbance-free – for line as well as converter operation. These motors have proven themselves hundreds of thousands of times over worldwide. And not only that: Our range of explosion-protected motors is absolutely seamless – for all requirements with maximum safety and highest operational efficiency. We can offer drive solutions with double protection to address exceptional requirements. The result: A range of motors, which is second to none when it comes to scope and complying with requirements in the global market.
Maximum safety, extremely rugged
The motors are certified for use in environments with ignitable gases and dusts. They are available in all of the usual types of protection.
For use in environments with explosiv
gases in types of protection "flameproof enclosure – Ex db", "increased safety – Ex eb" and "non-sparking – Ex ec"
dusts in types of protection Ex tb and Ex tc.
In addition, SIMOTICS XP motors set themselves apart as a result of their shorter project execution times, lower costs for planning, engineering and integration - up to service and stock inventory. All of these factors play a role in reducing lifecycle costs.
SIMOTICS XP was specifically developed for pumps, fans, compressors, extruders, separators and agitators in the process industry, for example, in the chemical/petrochemical industry, oil & gas, plastics, food and beverage as well as woodworking. SIMOTICS XP is also available in the sector-specific SIMOTICS XP Chemstar version. It is customized to address either the chemical industry or the oil and gas sector.
Rugged SIMOTICS XP motors with cast iron enclosure are especially suitable for drive applications in the process industry. On the other hand, SIMOTICS XP motors with aluminum enclosure are especially light, and are ideally suited for fan and compressor applications.