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IEC low voltage motors for food and beverage

Whether your business is processing meat or producing baked goods, brewing premium beers or roasting coffee beans, no matter what segment you operate in or what size your business is. We can provide motors that will help you achieve better efficiency and reliability without compromising food safety.

Electric motors play a vital part in keeping your products moving. Selecting the right motors from the right supplier can go a long way to helping you meet the tough challenges you face in your business. As a food or beverage producer, you have to maintain hygiene and food safety, ensure your process runs without interruption – even 24/7 – and keep your operations competitive and sustainable.

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ABB's Food Safe stainless steel motors for food and beverage plants can withstand high pressure cleaning, easily maintaining hygiene standards while reducing downtime.

Designed for industries requiring high hygiene like meat, poultry, fish, dairy, beverage and wherever high food safety is essential.

Ideal for various food processing applications

  • Standard motors can easily be modified to be used in many food processing applications where food safety is a concern.

Food safety and reliability

  • H1 food grade grease lowers the risk of food contamination.
  • EHEDG guidelines clearly promote to use H1 food grade lubricants in all applications in food processing areas.

Paintfree solution eliminates the risk of paint chipping off

  • Glass blasted aluminum surface without paint offers smooth surface easy to wipe clean.
  • Ideal solution e.g. for freezer application with controlled environment.


Certified safety

Dust explosions are a known and preventable danger. Installing certified dust ignition proof motors helps to mitigate the risks.

  • Certified according to ATEX and IECEx standards, many other local certificates available.

Easy to clean and install

  • Smooth surface preventing dust from collecting on the motor
  • Light aluminum frame and smaller footprint.
  • Cast iron frames available for higher powers and flexible design solutions

Energy efficient

  • IE2 and IE3 efficiency classes

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