This section of the Benshaw website lists recent news articles of interest to our customers and distributors.

Energy Efficient Pump Control

Energy Efficient Control of Pumps

A recent trend shows a significant push toward using variable frequency drives (VFDs) for improved pump efficiency, particularly when throttling valves have been used to control flow. However, there is increasing evidence that for many pumping applications where real-time flow control is not necessary, VFDs are not the most energy efficient solution.

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Benshaw H2P Series Pump Drives

New Pump Control Drives

Benshaw has launched a new series of intelligent, multi-pump control AC drives, with UL/cUL ratings from 7.5 to 800HP. The Benshaw H2P Series drives are capable of optimizing up to eight pumps as a coordinated pump control system.

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Benshaw SW Series Washdown Drives

New Washdown Drives

Benshaw Inc. is pleased to introduce a new family of washdown drives designed and built to provide optimum performance in harsh, high pressure washdown environments.

Benshaw SW Series Washdown Drives

Compact, Powerful Washdown Drives for Demanding Applications

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New EMX4i Soft Starters from Benshaw

New Soft Starters Added

New Soft Starters Added to EMX4i Series

Benshaw EMX4i Series Protected Chassis Soft Starters Set a New Standard for Soft Start motor control technology

Benshaw is pleased to announce the addition of five new soft starters to our EMX4i Series product line. The new models share one compact frame size and extend standard duty ratings in the EMX4i Series to 900HP at 480V (heavy duty ratings up to 700HP at 480V).

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Benshaw’s New GM2 Series Micro Drive

GM2 Series Micro Drives

Benshaw GM2 Series General Purpose Micro Drives

GM2 Series Micro Drives: Powerful, Compact Sensorless Vector Control for a Wide Range of Industrial Applications

Benshaw is pleased to introduce the GM2 Series Micro Drives family, a collection of compact, protected chassis, sensorless vector variable frequency drives featuring enhanced performance and reliable operation in a robust, user-friendly design. These versatile drives are available with dual (normal duty and heavy duty) ratings from .5 to 15HP at 240 or 480 volts, making our GM2 Series drives an ideal choice for distributor stocking programs. The GM2 drive’s small footprint also makes it an attractive option for OEM panel builders with compact space requirements.

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