Applied Motor Controls for Mission Critical Applications

While many in industry have come to know Benshaw through our leadership position in low and medium voltage solid state motor control technologies, we also offer a comprehensive line of electro-mechanical motor controls and drives. Today, Benshaw is widely recognized as the preferred source for a wide range of applied motor controls and motor protection products, and as a world leader in mission critical motor control solutions for heavy/severe duty industries and applications.

When the application is critical … and the environment harsh … more customers specify Benshaw than any other brand.

Benshaw Motor Control Solutions

Benshaw offers an extensive range of rugged, reliable motor control solutions and accessories.

Our low voltage soft starters enable precise control and advanced protection for three phase motors and motor-driven equipment, with flexible mounting, enclosure and communication options available to meet your most demanding application requirements. Our complete family of variable speed sensorless vector drives includes multi-purpose micro drives, high performance industrial drives, engineered drive packages and custom-engineered drive control systems. Our medium voltage motor control solutions offer robust power control and protection features to safely start the heaviest industrial loads.

Standard products are stocked in warehouses across the USA and Canada … ready for shipment around the world on very short notice.

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We have expanded our in-house sales and technical training programs.

Sales and technical training events have been scheduled throughout the year, providing more opportunities than ever to get up to speed on Benshaw’s expanded selection of soft starts and drives. Sales-focused sessions typically provide an overview of Benshaw’s complete scope of supply, while technical training sessions tend to focus on specific product lines.
Benshaw Express

Benshaw Express

Our Applied Motor Controls Superstore provides direct digital access to Benshaw’s complete inventory of standard motor controls, drives and spare parts — 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. You can learn more about our standard motor control solutions by following the “Web Stocked” links that appear throughout this site. Benshaw Express allows users to:

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Quotes, proposals, engineering, shipment and customer service.

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Products, packaging, software, systems and quality standards.

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Products, sales, service, standards, projects and systems.