Press releases

WEG successfully tests dual-pinion ball mill drive

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

WEG has successfully tested low speed synchronous motors driven by frequency inverters for mills with dual pinions at its plant in Brazil. As a multinational company, WEG supplies a range of solutions to the mining industry for driving large mills, ...

WEG and Watt Drive showcase gear and motor technology at MSV International Engineering Fair 2014

Thursday, 07 August 2014

WEG’s energy efficient drive technologies will be introduced to the Eastern European market by its subsidiary Watt Drive, and the company will be expanding its local sales structures.WEG, a global leader in drive technology, will showcase its exte...

Updated motor portfolio for general industrial applications

Monday, 30 June 2014

WEG has extensively updated its portfolio of standard industrial motors with the W40, W50 and W60 series. Thanks to the optimised design, the new compact three-phase induction motors deliver reliable high performance even under adverse conditions.WE...

WEG launches new European automation centre

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Drive technology specialist WEG has combined its automation expertise and resources and opened a new automation centre at its site in Unna, Germany.WEG, a leading international supplier of drive technology, has opened a new European automation centr...

Purely dynamic: compact motors with attached electronic controller

Monday, 19 May 2014

WEG recently added Württembergische Elektromotoren’s products to its portfolio. One of the highlights is the UEX series of high-performance, compact motors with attached electronic controller. WEG, a leading international supplier of drive techn...

Ultra efficient: WEG's new permanent-magnet motor surpasses the IE4 standard

Monday, 28 April 2014

Low-voltage motors in energy efficiency class IE5 should have approximately 20% lower losses than IE4 motors. WEG has now launched a permanent-magnet motor that fulfils this demanding requirement, making it one of the first to qualify for the IE5 Ul...

WEG motors help Evapco to chill at Sochi Olympics

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

The mix of winners and losers at this year’s Sochi Winter Olympics may have been unpredictable, but one thing was for certain; keeping the relevant competition areas adequately snow-covered for the entire event duration was critical to the Games...

WEG announces acquisition of German electric motors and geared motors manufacturer

Thursday, 20 February 2014

WEG S.A. (Bovespa: WEGE3 / OTC: WEGZY) announced that it has agreed to acquire the electric motors and geared motors manufacturer Württembergische Elektromotoren GmbH. The acquisition is subject to customary conditions and approvals by regulatory ...

Increased Reliability: New Bypass Function for CFW701 HVAC Frequency Inverter

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

WEG‘s CFW701 frequency inverter now has bypass capability for higher system availability in demanding HVAC applications. WEG, a leading supplier of drive technology, power generation and distribution as well as automation solutions, has enhanced ...

New Mini Frequency Inverter Delivers High Performance in a Tiny Package

Tuesday, 14 January 2014

WEG’s new CFW100 is one of the world’s most compact frequency inverters.WEG, a leading supplier of drive technology, power generation and distribution as well as automation solutions, has added the CFW100 mini frequency inverter to its line of f...