SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn

SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn

The high-speed direct drive for compressors

The SIMOTICS HV Series HS-modyn sets standards when it comes to the availability of compressor drives: due to the unique rotor design it has the highest degree of reliability and minimum maintenance costs.

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Benefits at a glance

  • Maximum availability for plants with high-speed compressors
  • Minimum structural vibrations
  • Low operating costs / vibration for fit on all types of foundation
  • Reduced maintenance effort
  • Environmently-friendly and extreme low maintenance cost
  • With small dimensions and optimized weight, ideal for steam or gas turbine replacement in existing plants
  • Optimal for CO2 reduction and increased efficiency
  • Due to its unique and rugged rotor with a solid shaft design, this motor is extreme reliable and provides a long service life, even at speeds up to 16,000 rpm in the Megawatt-range
  • Minimized weight and size of the motor, de-coupled stator and solid shaft
  • Very high efficiency – wide speed control range without any significant power losses
  • Direct drive for minimum footprint
  • Optional use of active magnet bearings for wear and oil free operation

Technical data overview

Induction motor with solid squirrel-cage rotor
Power and speed range
2 MW at 16,000 rpm up to
42 MW at 4,800 rpm
No. of poles
Drive converter voltage up to 13.8 kV
Cooling type
Air/water or Air/air Heat exchangers or air ducts (IC86W, IC616, IC666. TEWAC, TEAAC, IC37)
Degree of protection
Explosion protection
Increased safety, Zone 2, Ex ec
Pressurized, Zone 1, Ex pxb
Class I Div 2


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