ABB Baldor Motors
better motors through energy-efficient design
Baldor is a leading marketer, designer, and manufacturer of energy-saving industrial electric motors, mechanical power transmission products, and adjustable speed drives. The company was founded on the premise that a better motor is one that uses less electricity, a belief that stands true today.
Industrial motor products range from fractional to 100,000 horsepower and include AC, DC, gear, linear, and servo motors from Baldor-Reliance® and ABB. Mechanical power transmission products include mounted bearings, enclosed gearing, and power transmission components from Baldor-Dodge® as well as bushings and sheaves from Baldor-Maska®.
Baldor serves over 10,000 industrial customers globally, with half of sales to original equipment manufacturers and half to distributors for replacement purposes. These customers operate in a variety of process industries including chemical, oil and gas, food and beverage, pulp and paper, aggregate and cement, mining, paper and packaging, agriculture, and water/wastewater.
Read our helpful article about the history of ABB and its relationship with Baldor for more information.