Randolph, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/08/2014 -- The Horlick Company, a worldwide supplier of motor-generator sets and industrial control panels, announces the delivery of a 50 Hz to 60 Hz frequency conversion motor-generator set to JGB International in Bahrain.
The motor-generator is required for a JGB customer located in Abu Dhabi.
The motor-generator shipped is a Model 60SC-253 and it will be used to convert the locally available 50 Hz power into a clean source of 60 Hz power for use in the end customer’s operation. Horlick 60SC Model motor-generator sets utilize a 4-pole, 1500 RPM, induction motor to drive a 4-pole, 1800 RPM, synchronous generator through a V-belt drive system. They are rated for continuous-duty and produce an output that is 60 Hz (+/-1.0%). The Model 60SC-253 for this project was shipped in a custom, NEMA 3R, weather-resistant enclosure and it will produce 30A per phase at 277/480V.
JGB International is an ISO certified company specialized in providing solutions and services for oil & gas, water treatment, HVAC and other related industries. JGB International is headquartered in the Kingdom of Bahrain and they have branch offices in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Oman, Iraq, Kuwait, USA and India. They have established themselves as one of the leading suppliers of mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation products in the GCC region.
JGB International was asked by their customer to source a motor-generator set which was required for their operation in Abu Dhabi. After researching the available suppliers, JGB concluded that the best technical solution was offered by the Horlick Company. Information was provided from both the Horlick website and from direct communication. “The technical support and follow up from Horlick was very good” said Gaurang Desai, General Manager at JGB. “Very few suppliers meet their commitments as well as Horlick did. Everything went 100% correctly!”
Shawn Hennessey, Horlick’s Vice-President of Engineering, agrees that this transaction went very smoothly. As a result, Horlick and JGB have agreed to partner together on future projects in the region. JGB will provide sales support and lead qualification services to Horlick in the Gulf region which includes UAE, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq and Saudi Arabia. Horlick will focus on its areas of strength which is manufacturing high quality motor-generator sets.
The Horlick Company is a leading worldwide supplier of motor-generator sets to be used for both frequency conversion and load-isolation. Horlick motor-generator sets deliver a clean source of electrical power that is utilized in the defense, manufacturing and technology industries.
The Horlick Company also designs and manufactures industrial control panels and motor control centers for motor and process control applications. Specialties include the fabrication of both relay-based and PLC-based systems.
For more information on Horlick’s motor-generator sets, control panels and engineering expertise, please visit http://www.horlick.com
Source: The Horlick Company