VEM Motors UK Ltd


VEM Motors UK Ltd is the UK office of VEM motors GmbH - a leading German manufacturer at the forefront of our industry. The VEM product range is recognised around the world, and in all industry sectors, as a high quality, technically innovative, flexible and reliable solution.

We are able to provide standard motors, for quick delivery, from a large stock-holding and also produce special customised drives that meet demanding and technical specifications. Our extensive product range can be adapted to meet the needs of the most diverse industrial sectors and where required extreme conditions :- pumps and compressors, fans, air-conditioning, cranes, roller tables, ship-building, mining, hazardous areas, chemical industry etc. VEM products meet all relevant standards and regulations 

Our Product Range includes motors in frame sizes 56-400, 0.06kW-500kW, and includes the following: 

  • Three Phase Motors
  • Energy Efficient Motors - IE1, IE2, IE3, IE4
  • Brake Motors
  • Multiple Speed Motors
  • Slip Ring
  • Force Ventilated
  • Roller Table
  • Water Cooled
  • Marine Applications
  • Hazardous Area - Exe, Exn, Exd, Zone 21, Zone 22
  • Variable Speed Drives
  • Compact Drives
  • Smoke Extraction
  • Traction Motors
  • Generators
  • Permanent Synchronous
  • Wind Power Generators

Our aim is to achieve solutions that meet the highest technical demands and which are customised for our customers individual technical needs. Our customers benefit from the competency and service advantages of dealing with a flexible partner. 

Electric Motor Efficiency

Electric Motor Efficiency is a major consideration when buying motors.  New EU regulations mean minimum efficiency requirements for all of us.  At VEM we have ensured that all of our Electric Motor products meet, or exceed, the minimum requirements.  Let us help you ensure that you are complying with the new regulations

Brake Motors

For many applications it is imperative to be able to stop the drives quickly and reliably.  For lifts, hoists, cranes, winches, conveyors and machine tools, Brake Motors from VEM are an ideal and secure choice.

Compact Drives

the ideal solution for many applications requiring variable-speed drives.  Intelligent drive solutions with ultimate energy efficiency and flexibility for pumps, air-conditioning systems and many other applications. Can be combined with extras such as encoders, brakes and temperature monitoring for higher level control systems

Slip Ring Motors

Slip Ring Motors are still used in many branches of industry.  Due to their broad scope of adaptability they can be tailored precisely to customer applications  -  Cranes, Crushers, Lifts and other applications.

Hazardous Area Motors

Explosion protected motors for a full range of hazardous area environments -

  •  EExe Increased Safety
  •  ExnA Non Sparking
  •  EExd/de Flameproof Enclosure
  •  Zone 21
  •  Zone 22


VEM Electric Motor products are used in a vast assortment of applications around the globe :-

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical, Oil and Gas,
  • Steelworks & Rolling Mills
  • Plant Construction
  • Energy and Environmental Engineering
  • Wind Power Plants
  • Ship Building
  • Transport Engineering
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