Ward Leonard Introducing New Motors at the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference

THOMASTON, CT, Feb. 18, 2013 — Ward Leonard Electric Company, a leading provider of motors, controls and integrated solutions for powering oil and gas exploration, is launching new motors to be used in mud pumps, draw works, top drives and rotary tables. The new motors will be unveiled at the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas where Ward Leonard will be exhibiting in booth # 8201 in the Reliant Center Arena.

“We design, manufacture and deliver a complete line of highly engineered products that allow our customers to increase performance and productivity in their operations,” said Chris Spafford, Ward Leonard VP of Sales and Marketing. “Our oil and gas customers rely on us to produce motors that are a benchmark in durability and designed to withstand extreme, mission-critical applications.”

Ward Leonard offers form wound and random wound motors that are available in standard ratings from 400HP to 1500HP for various industries worldwide. The motors feature a certified Class H – fully taped and sealed – insulation system that provides a solid barrier to dust, sand, oil and water and helps to extend the life of the motors.

Ward Leonard also offers motor control solutions for oil and gas drilling rigs. These control houses contain Variable Frequency Drives and other critical control elements needed to run drill rig applications. These turn-key solutions are built to specific customer requirements designed by Ward Leonard’s on-call engineering team.


About Ward Leonard

Ward Leonard is a diversified industrial technology company that provides comprehensive electric motor, generator, control and service solutions to the world’s most demanding Heavy Industry, Oil & Gas and Military customers. We are recognized for our advanced technological capabilities, relentless focus on customer satisfaction, unmatched 24/7 maintenance and repair services, and our unique ability to overcome complex application challenges in the industry’s most demanding environments. We encourage you to learn more about our products and services, and to speak with a Ward Leonard engineer today.