Compact, modular high voltage motors from 500 kW to 11.7 MW with modular cooling concept for applications in a wide range of sectors and applications. They are available with cast iron enclosures up to shaft height 560 mm and with steel enclosure for shaft height 630 and 710 mm across applications in a wide range of sectors. Characteristic features are high power ratings with low envelope dimensions and weight, low energy costs, high reliability, long service life and quiet operation.
SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS
High power with low envelope dimensions and weight
Low energy costs
High reliability and availability with low costs over the whole lifecycle, long service life
All sector standards and specifications are fulfilled, e.g. API and requirements of the major ship classification societies
Designs for hazardous areas with certificates for many countries
For many applications, the motor enables a full electric drive system solution without gear unit
Complying with IEC and NEMA standards, in most cases even surpassing them
Exceeds most customer and legislated safety requirements
450 – 710 mm
500 kW – 11.7 MW
No. of poles:
2 – 12 poles
3 – 13.8 kV
SINAMICS GM/SM150, SINAMICS PERFECT HARMONY GH180
Degree of protection:
IP55, IP56 non heavy seaIP23, WP II
IC 01IC 611, IC 616IC 81 W, IC 86 W
- Non sparking, Zone 2, II 3 G Ex nA II C T3 Gc
- Pressurized, Zone 1, II 2 G Ex px II C T3 Gb
Optimized for smallest footprint and high power density
High efficiency and power factor
MICALASTIC high voltage insulation system with VPI-impregnation
Extensive engineering know-how of many sectors and applications over many years
High-speed versions available with a speed control range up to 4800 rpm
Highest vibration quality
Optimized performance in Integrated Drive Systems featuring MV-converters
Low noise level
For oil & gas applications such as pumps and compressors SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are available for applications in extreme temperatures, low and high speed applications, explosive environments such as Zone 2 (Ex n) & Zone 1 (Ex p), and fulfills all important oil & gas specification requirements such as API and Norsok.
For Chemical applications such as pumps, fans, compressors, extruders SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are available with explosion protection Ex nA, Ex p, as well as a corrosion resistant design.
In the cement industry SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS addresses high power mill, kiln and fan applications, such as raw mill drives, raw mill ventilation, exhaust fans, cement mill drives and cement mill fans.
In the water industry SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are used in main pumping stations up to 11.7 MW for raw water intake, drinking water supply, irrigation supply and long distance water transport as well as high pressure pumps in reverse osmoses desalination process.
In the energy sector SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are focusing on pump and fan applications up to 11.7 MW in the power plant, such as coolant pumps, boiler fed pumps, district heating pumps, fresh air blowers, and ID (induced draft) fans.
For shipbuilding applications such as on board main pumps, thruster or propulsion drives, SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are available with lightweight, space-saving designs, great vibration quality and low noise level. The motor is also available with special coating systems to protect against aggressive, salty marine environments and fully complies with the specifications of the leading marine classification societies.
In the metals industries SIMOTICS HV Series H-compact PLUS motors are mainly used for rolling mill applications with shock proofed, welded steel housing in shaft height 630 and 710 mm – with high overload capability, forced ventilation and torque rates up to 80 kNm. The motor can also be used with various high power metals fan applications.
Increased system availability for cement plant.
Fiberboard plant equipped with higher efficiency and reliability.
Cell-based MV drive featuring a separate transformer
4 – 30 MVA; up to 7.2 kV
Motor friendly & cell bypass
Cell-based MV drive featuring an integrated transformer
0.18 – 24.4 MVA; up to 11 kV
Air- and water-cooled
Over 12,000 drives sold
Customized MV drive system for special requirements
6.3 – 13.7 MVA; up to 7.2 kV
Line and motor side customization
Motor friendly and 4 quadrant operation
Single motor MV drive with 3-level voltage source
IGBT: 1 – 13 MVA; up to 4.16 kV
IGCT: 10 – 30 MVA; up to 3.3 kV
Compact and rugged design
Single/multi motor MV drive with 3-level voltage source
IGCT: 10.5 – 40 MVA; up to 3.3 kV
IGBT: 3.4 – 7.2 MVA; up to 4.16 kV
2 or 4 quadrant operation