ABB is a technology-based provider of power and automation products, systems, solutions and services, helping its customers become more productive and energy efficient while reducing environmental impact.

Marine motors
ABB’s motors comply with all the requirements of classifi cation societies, ship owners, shipyards and manufacturers of ship based products for applicationssuch as fans, pumps and compressors, hydraulic pumps, lifting and cargo systems, offering economical and reliable high performance in heavy-duty operation.

Motors for marine applications

Three-phase motors are totally enclosed IP 55 and open drip proof IP 23, squirrel cage motors
Two-speed motors: Used for fan and pump drives withconstant torque.
Motors for hazardous areas: For hazardous area motors in marine applications, please contact ABB for further information. See also our product catalogue, Motors for Hazardous Areas.
Motors for open deck mounting: IP 56, with or without fan and cover.
Water cooled motors: IC71W, squirrel cage motors for all kind of applications, including VSD applications.
Variable speed drive compatibility: Optimised performance in VSD applications based on ABB’s leading frequency converter technology.
Naval motors: ABB motors have been succesfully tested by several world’s navies, for instance for shock resistance, in the most demanding environments. The motors on test have been ABB standard motors.
Special designs: As well as providing an extensive range of modifi cations to existing standard motors, ABB can also manufacture customised motors, which is a particular interest in the fi eld of special drive applications.

All Our ABB Marine motors are approved by:
  • American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)
  • Bureau Veritas (BV)
  • China Classification Societies (CCS)
  • China Corp. Register of Shipping (CR)
  • Det Norske Veritas (DNV)
  • Germanischer Lloyd (GL)
  • Korea Register of Shipping (KR)
  • Lloyd's Register of Shipping (LR)
  • Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (NK)
  • Polski Rejester Statkow (PRS)
  • Registro Italiano Navale (RINA)
  • Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS)

Technical Specifications
Totally enclosed squirrel cage three phase low voltage motors, Sizes 63 - 180, 0.055 to 22 kW

Output Power0.06 to 1000 kW
Frame sizeIEC 56 to 450
Frame materialAluminum, steel, cast iron, open drip proof
Number of poles2 to 8
VoltagesAll commonly used voltages
Frequency50 or 60 Hz
ProtectionIP 55, IP 23S