When lives and mission success are on the line, Ward Leonard answers the call. Our innovative motors and controls are rugged, reliable, low-noise, cool-running, corrosion-resistant, shockproof, and they stand on the leading edge of defense technology.
Every Ward Leonard motor, control and system is designed and built to operate for decades of continuous duty — and is field-tested to meet the toughest military standards for rugged reliability and to withstand extreme corrosion, shock, vibration and heat.
In addition to our own rigorous quality standards, we adhere to the following Mil-Standard qualifications and testing:
Mil-DTL-2212 contactors & controllers
Mil-E-917 electric power equipment
Mil-M-17059 fractional horsepower motors
Mil-M-17060 for integral HP motors
Mil-PRF-17773 bus transfer switches
Mil-S-901D shock testing
Mil-STD-108 basic requirements for enclosures
Mil-STD-167 vibration testing
Mil-STD-461 electromagnetic interference
Mil-STD-740 noise testing
Mil-STD-1399 interface standards for shipboard systems
Over 125 Years of DoD Experience Building to the Toughest Mil-Spec Standards