SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn

The high-speed direct drive for compressors

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The SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn sets standards when it comes to the availability of compressor drives: due to the unique rotor design it has the highest degree of reliability and minimum maintenance costs.

Degrees of protection

Your Benefits

  • Maximum availability for plants with high-speed compressors

  • Minimum structural vibrations

  • Low operating costs

  • Reduced maintenance effort

  • Environmently-friendly and extreme low maintenance cost

Technical data overview

Brief overview


Induction motor with solid squirrel-cage rotor

Power and speed range:

5 MW at 15,900 rpm up to 30 MW at 6000 rpm

No. of poles:



Drive converter voltage up to 7.2 kV

Cooling medium:

Air/water                        Air/air

Degree of protection:


Explosion protection:

Non sparking, Zone2, Ex nA
Pressuized, Zone 1, Ex p


  • Due to its unique and rugged rotor design, this motor is extreme reliable and provides a long service life, even at speeds up to 15.900 rpm in the Megawatt-range

  • Optimized enclosure design, de-coupled stator and solid shaft

  • Very high efficiency – wide speed control range without any significant power losses

  • Direct drive

  • Optional use of active magnet bearings for wear-and oil free operation

Applications – by industry

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Oil & Gas

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Chemical and Petrochemical

SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn has main applications in the oil & gas sector, especially in compressor and pumping stations both in new construction and retrofitting existing stations. The motors are used to condition, transport and store raw materials.


SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn also has applications in the chemical and petrochemical industry, such as compressors and pumps for new and retrofit projects.

 Compressor Pumps

Compatible Converters

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