Ward Leonard Introduces a Trio of Industry Leading Motors and Services for Oil and Gas Exploration

Rugged High HP AC Motors and Groundbreaking Care and Service Program

May 06, 2013, 09:30 ET from Ward Leonard CT LLC

THOMASTON, Conn., May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), Ward Leonard CT LLC introduced Ward Leonard MotorCare™, the industry's only 360 degree customer care program, and two new AC motors designed specifically for Oil and Gas applications. With the top drive targeted 1,350 HP, Ward Leonard has the first motor to gain certifications from both CETL and ATEX, while the new 1,150 HP motor is the company's first to receive ABS certification for offshore use in mud pumps, draw works, and rotary tables.

"Today Ward Leonard has taken an enormous step in helping our customers harness power more effectively and reliably while creating a competitive advantage with the services available through our Ward Leonard MotorCare program," said Ward Leonard President Michael Clute. "MotorCare positions us to provide our customers with custom designs and unique service, repair, emergency replacement product and inventory management programs that will drastically reduce downtime for our customers. And, our new motors are ready to roll for oil and gas."

Ward Leonard motors are designed to withstand rigorous high shock and vibration conditions that are inherent in rig duty while reliably delivering industry leading power and torque under the most severe conditions known to man. To learn more about Ward Leonard and our comprehensive line of motors and controls for oil and gas, visit booth #8201 in the Reliant Center Arena at OTC in Houston, Texas.

About Ward Leonard CT LLC

Ward Leonard CT LLC provides highly engineered motors, controls and integrated solutions customized to solve difficult challenges for our customers in the Military, Energy and Heavy Industry worldwide.  For more than 120 years, our products have harnessed power for complex, technical and mission-critical infrastructure applications in harsh environments. We are dedicated to total customer support and satisfaction, and to delivering benchmark performance, productivity and durability to our customers. To learn more about our products and services, or to speak with a Ward Leonard engineer, visit http://www.wardleonard.com.


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