Three-phase vertical induction motors W60 from WEG

The W60 vertical linear motors have a robust design with excellent performance in various operating conditions.
The line concept allows flexibility in electromagnetic and mechanical design to suit multiple segment applications and requirements, such as solutions that require the motor to withstand external axial loads

Technical features:

  • Rated power: 1,000 to 7,500 kW)
  • Number of poles: 10 to 18
  • Frame: 630, 710 and 900
  • Voltage: 2,300 to 13,800 V
  • Frequency: 50 or 60 Hz
  • Fitting: vertical
  • Cooling method: IC01, IC611 and IC81W
  • Service factor: 1.00
  • Insulation class F
  • RTD Pt-100 temperature sensor, one per bearing
  • Space heater
  • Grease-lubricated bearings


  • Suitable for work in demanding conditions and aggressive environments
  • Flexibility in electrical and mechanical construction to suit the requirements of the application
  • High rigid frame made of carbon steel
  • Modern and efficient
  • Modular concept allowing different cooling configurations
  • Versatile motors that allow different configurations
  • Resilience, durability and robustness
  • Optimized bearings to suit different axial load levels
  • Sophisticated cooling system optimizing the mechanical design

Application :

W60 vertical line motors are focused on driving vertical low-speed centrifugal pumps, but can also be installed in other applications. Optimized design, the use of high-quality materials and strict control at all stages of the WEG production process qualify engines for use in the segments of energy, water and wastewater, oil and gas, mining and more.


Kristián Gyenes

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