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November 28-30, Nuremberg, Exhibition Center

We cordially invite you to join us at the SPS IPC Drives 2017

Visit us in hall 11
More info & free ticket

Digital Pioneer

SIMOTICS SD next generation – performance meets digitalization

Our rugged Severe Duty Motors have always excelled with their high degree of reliability and powerful performance. Even in most challenging applications, in scenarios that are second to none. What's more, they are setting a new benchmark.


SIMOTICS SD next-generation low-voltage motors are not only especially compact, efficient and reliable but offer a further key advantage – they're ready for digitalization. Because the motors are part of your digital enterprise, they enable you to optimize your processes. A new design offers higher power densities, despite smaller cover sizes. Significant savings potential can also be achieved thanks to future-oriented energy efficiency concepts.


We currently offer two basic variants: SIMOTICS SD and SIMOTICS SD Add. SIMOTICS SD features higher torque characteristics, while the SIMOTIC SD Add has lower startup currents and global certificates.

Benefits at a glance

Benefits for today, ready for tomorrow

Digitalization will permanently change drive technology, and the SIMOTICS SD next generation motor series is already ready for this transformation. Equipped with digital features, the rugged motors deliver a high level of efficiency with a flexible connection box concept.


Smart Motor Concept – Motors go digital

The Smart Motor Concept helps you get your motors under control, anytime and anywhere. Thanks to a cloud connection and data analysis, the motors are part of your digital enterprise. You get extensive transparency in your production processes and the ability to manage your fleet efficiently. Your benefits include improved maintenance work, a reduction in unscheduled down times and increased plant availability.

Technical details

For strict requirements, tough challenges and special regional conditions

From dust pollution, shock and vibrations to the aggressive environments of the process industry, our SIMOTICS SD next generation low-voltage motors are right at home in challenging applications. Thanks to their extremely rugged housings and their unique specifications, they can be used in a wide range of applications.

Additional Information

We keep you posted

Here you can find more information and additional publications about our SIMOTICS Severe Duty Motors.