Baldor's AC industrial motors meet the American Petroleum Institute's Specification 547 requirements
The Baldor Electric Co. introduces Baldor Reliance API 547, a line of large, AC industrial motors specifically designed for the petroleum and petrochemical industries. The API 547 was the first motor in the industry to meet the American Petroleum Institutes (API) Specification 547 requirements and is the first to receive the APIs monogram of approval. Designed for safe and reliable operation in severe-duty applications, the API 547 is available from 250 hp to 3,000 hp in two-, four-, six-, and eight-pole speed configurations. The motors are useful for pump compressor and fan applications.