Drives and Drive Support

Richmond Engineering Works has extensive experience with today's high­-tech, as well as "vintage", drive systems. Modern drives are also capable of communication with the control system via multiple platforms. The drive information is then available to operations and maintenance personnel for day-to-day operation of the equipment, troubleshooting, trending, etc. We offer expert drive system support in the form of integrated system design, installation supervision, and technical service of all types of AC motors, DC motors, motor controllers, motor­-generator sets, and drives.

Our system integrators have specified, designed, supplied, programmed, and commissioned a variety of products including:

  • AC Flux Vector Drives AC Frequency Drives DC SCR Drives
  • AC Soft Start Drives
  • Ward­Leonard Systems (Amplidyne, Rototrol) Generator Field Supplies
  • Wound Rotor Motor Controls And Others

We offer a full range of control system design services utilizing drives from:

  • Allen Bradley, Amplidyne, and Amplistat
  • Cutler Hammer
  • Fincor
  • General Electric, Hubbel, Magnatek, and Mag­Amp
  • Reliance Robicon
  • Rototrol
  • SAF Systems, Sabina, Saftronics, Siemens, Ward­Leonard, and others
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