1000HP DC Traction Motor Drive, rated 600VAC input, 750VDC output built for a Slurry Pump Application for Baker Hughes.

Joliet Technologies Variable Speed Drive Systems and Controls… 

Baker Hughes, a leader in oilfield services, creates value for oil and gas producers by providing practical technology to find, develop, produce and manage petroleum reservoirs. A recent project we completed for BHI Fluids in Lafayette, LA. BHI Fluids or Baker Hughes, a leader in oilfield services, creates value for oil and gas producers by providing practical technology to find, develop, produce and manage petroleum reservoirs.

Variable Speed DC Drive cabinet.

Variable Speed DC Drive cabinet.

DC Drive

The drive, a Siemens SIMOREG 6RA70 DC Master Variable Speed DC Drive mounted and wired in a Nema-4 “Stainless Steel” enclosure, with a Nema-4 air conditioner. With a 1200 amp main circuit breaker, starters for 10HP blower motor, 5HP Lube Oil Pump, a contactor for the strip heaters in the motor, and a strip heater and thermostat for the drive cabinet. Wired for bottom entry for incoming and outgoing wires. Also wired so that on low pressure from the blower or lube oil pump, the drive will not turn on. The contacts and the low-pressure switches were supplied by BHI.

Custom Control Panel

Operator Station (Purged)

Operator Station (Purged)

Nema-4X Stainless Steel, with a purge system.

The panel included the following items:

  • Lube Oil Pump Start Push Button
  • Lube Oil Pump Stop Push Button
  • Running Pilot Light
  • Stopped Pilot Light
  • Blower Start Push Button
  • Blower Stop Push Button
  • Drive Start Push Button
  • Drive Stop Push Button
  • Emergency Stop Push Button
  • (3) “Alarm” Pilot Lights
  • (1) Panel Meter with selector switch, scaled to read out Strokes / Min., Barrels / Min. and RPM of Motor
  • (1) Speed Pot. With 3″ Hand Wheel

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