Marine

FLANDERS will keep your electromechanical marine equipment fit for duty, reliable and efficient.

We can also rebuild or upgrade virtually any large electric rotating system used on

  • Commercial cargo vessels
  • Cruise ships
  • Large navy, coast guard, and research vessels
  • Offshore oil and gas exploration and production vessels | pipe laying ships
  • Hoists and cranes
  • Dredges
  • Bridges
  • Conveyors
  • Other auxiliary machines

The FLANDERS ALL means we’re all-in

We’re a lean, cross-functional team of hands-on electromechanical specialists that loves collaborating to improve hard-working machines and is 100% at your service.

The FLANDERS ALL unites what we offer, far beyond simple integration of our products and services.

It means we treat your business as our own, and your team as appreciated, shoulder-to-shoulder colleagues.

FLANDERS manufacturing innovations

Over the course of 65+ years troubleshooting, repairing, rebuilding, and upgrading heavy industrial motors for marine and other applications, we’ve developed a comprehensive series of innovations, ranging from our own resin-rich Class H+ (220℃) insulation materials to proprietary processes for wet winding field coils.

These innovations, specialization in short-run manufacturing, and our ability to manufacture to tighter tolerances than industry standards set FLANDERS apart.

So if you’re looking to develop a higher-performance, large-scale custom marine power system, we’re your partner.

Motors and drives from other leading brands

If you need electric replacement motors or drives, FLANDERS carries a full range of power system products from other leading brands:

  • ABB: Baldor/Reliance
  • Century: AO Smith - Essex
  • Hyundai
  • Leeson - EIS
  • Lincoln
  • Marathon
  • NIDEC
  • North American
  • Siemens
  • Sterling
  • Toshiba
  • U.S. Worldwide
  • WEG

DC to AC retrofits

One of the highest-ROI upgrades you can make

Upgrading from DC to AC is an exceptional way to get more from machines you already own:

  • More power
  • Better control
  • Less maintenance
  • Longer life

We are absolute experts in DC to AC retrofits—across industries—and for shipping and port operations we frequently renew cranes and hoists by upgrading them to AC.

DC to AC Upgrades

Motor Exchange Program

A ship that isn’t working isn’t earning.

That’s why our Motor Exchange Program has such value for marine operations.

When you enroll in the program, we’ll keep designated backup motors on hand for you, ready for immediate delivery and installation when one of your critical motors needs in-shop repairs.

That way you’re up and running while we refurbish the original motor to service-ready condition as your new spare.

MARINE SERVICES

From Tokyo to Dubai to the Port of Houston

Field services

Whether you need emergency troubleshooting, on board cryogenic cleaning, generator reconditioning, a timely motor exchange while in port, or a complete electrical system replacement, our experienced marine field services team can provide rapid-response field service anywhere in the world.

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Repair, rebuilds, upgrades

In our world-class facilities, FLANDERS master craftsmen repair and rebuild the largest electric rotating equipment in the world—including marine motors, generators, alternators, and turbines.

Additionally, building drop-in horsepower upgrades is a FLANDERS specialty.

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DC to AC upgrades

We can retrofit any type of DC electric rotating equipment in your marine operation that would benefit from an upgrade to AC.

We offer turnkey upgrades for cranes, hoists, generators, motors…

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Advanced engineering

Our advanced engineering team can do anything from safety PLC design to clean-sheet development of fully electric propulsion systems for retrofitting diesel-electric ferries.

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Systems integration

The FLANDERS systems integration team has advanced capabilities in custom control system development and machine upgrades for migrations to new platforms.

We’re also a Siemens Solutions Provider across industries.

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Custom manufacturing

We can manufacture anything we design and engineer for your marine operation, and short-run custom manufacturing is a FLANDERS specialty.

We also manufacture replacement parts for obsolete systems.

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Testing & diagnostics

Our test facilities include 5 MW diesel generators for full load testing and heat runs on large AC and DC marine motors. And our extensive field-testing capabilities are equally state-of-the-art.

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