RMS and ABB partner together to elevate the motors and drives industry in New Zealand

RMS and ABB partner together to elevate the motors and drives industry in New Zealand

  • ABB has partnered with RMS (Rotating Machinery Supplies Ltd) as one of their preferred Motors and Drives Value Provider’s in NZ
  • The partnership between ABB and RMS will help New Zealand support the growing motors and drives market
  • ABB and RMS already have significant projects planned throughout New Zealand

ABB has partnered with RMS (Rotating Machinery Supplies Ltd), who specializes in motors and drives across multiple industries, to support the growth and demand in New Zealand. With RMS deciding to use ABB’s energy efficient motors and drives, existing and future customers will reap the benefits of improved performance of machinery and lower energy costs, while at the same time having positive effects on the environment.

Brett Greene, Managing Director of RMS, highlighted the benefits the partnership will bring. “RMS is pleased with the relationship we have with ABB and proud to partner on these products. Having the ability to add ABB VSDs to our already large stock of ABB motors allows us to further grow and service the industry with good quality products reducing downtime and therefore increasing efficiency across the sector”.

RMS can now offer a perfect solution, by offering a motor and drive package, lowering operational costs, and improving productivity, no matter the industry you are in. Furthermore, an ABB motor and drive package that is now being offered by RMS, will give businesses one point of access, one supplier, and support whenever businesses need it.

“With 45% of the world’s energy being used to power electric motors, increasing their energy efficiency is a vital step on the path to sustainability. With RMS being able to combine our high efficiency motors with the most appropriate drive is one way to reduce waste and costs while maximizing performance, delivering ongoing benefits to businesses”, said Rodrigo Klava, National Sales Manager for Motion in New Zealand.

ABB and RMS already have projects planned in the future, which will help pave the way to net zero emissions targets for New Zealand.

RMS is located in Hamilton and Christchurch and is a leading importer and wholesaler of electric motors, industrial gearboxes, VSD and ventilation equipment. Their products are used widely in industries including dairy, timber, meat, water treatment, building services, mining and quarrying, chemical/petrochemicals, food processing and manufacturing.

ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 years, ABB’s success is driven by about 105,000 talented employees in over 100 countries.


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