Auxiliary drives are applications such as compressor drives for LNG or research vessels, winch drives, pump motors for suction dredges and tank vessels, cutterhead drives (incl. submersible motors), Fi-Fi or Heavy Lifting systems offshore.

With regard to auxiliary drives, ELIN Motoren mainly uses asynchronous motors including cage rotors with a performance range of 150 to 8.000 kW and a voltage range of 400 to 11.000 V.

Fields of Application For Auxiliary Drives

  • Cutterhead drives
  • Pump motors for suction dredges and tank vessels
  • LNG compressors
  • Winch
  • Fi-Fi
  • PTO drives
  • PTI systems


ELIN Motoren holds various renowned certifications of the maritime industry.

Certificates (extract): IEC, EX, UL, SA, EAC, PCEC, CCS, CRS, IRS, PRS, RINA, RMRS, etc.

Marine Certificates (extract): DNV GL, Lloyd’s Register, Bureau Veritas, ABS, Korean Register, etc.

Individual Manufacturing Of Electric Motors For Auxiliary Drives

ELIN Motoren develops and manufactures customized electric motors for your specific requirements!

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