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Lafert Electric Motors

Electra House
Electra Way
Crewe
Cheshire
CW1 6GL
United Kingdom

Telephone : 01270 270022
Fax : 01270 270023
Email : motors@marlinstainless.co.uk
Web : www.lafert.com



Most recent articles relating to Lafert Electric Motors;

Stronger ‘total hygienic solution’ offering from Lafert

With the acquisition by the Group of Invertek, a major UK inverter manufacturer, Lafert Electric Motors now has a stronger, more comprehensive offering for the food and drink processing and packaging industries. FULL STORY...

Specifying hygienic motor solutions

Brian Bannister offers advice about what to look for when specifying motors and drives for use in hygienic applications. FULL STORY...

Hygienic motors with proven financial benefits

It’s obvious to say it but the food industry is a hygiene sensitive operation. No matter whether you are a manufacturer or an end user one of the principal concerns is ensuring the consumer receives a safe to eat or drink product. Failure to focus on this could have serious consequences - businesswise and legally. FULL STORY...

Ideal drive motor solution for hygienic duties

An ideal and complete motor-drive package for hygiene sensitive applications in the food industry is available from Lafert Electric Motors. FULL STORY...

Single phase motor theory

Until now motor efficiency standards have been applicable only to 3-phase motors. However, that is due to change, possibly as early as July 2022, when single phase motors will have to comply with IE2. This efficiency level will be applied to all motors equal to and above 0.12kW. FULL STORY...

Stainless motors that can enhance hygiene and save money

Lafert’s ‘Marlin Stainless’ AC motors are designed to meet the highest hygiene standards. They are ideal for applications throughout the food processing and packaging industries. Also, being corrosion resistant, they are ideal for many applications in aggressive industrial/chemical environments. FULL STORY...

Making food safe to consume

The customer has the legal right to expect food to be safe to consume, but who owns the responsibility for achieving this?FULL STORY...

Food industry motor considerations

Brian Bannister explains some of the main considerations when specifying motors for applications in food production environments. FULL STORY...

Enhance hygiene and save money

Enhanced hygiene, reduced downtime and lower maintenance are proven to result from installations of Lafert’s ‘Marlin’ stainless steel motors. Installed on such diverse applications as confectionary manufacture, fish processing, breakfast cereal production, cheese manufacturing, salad preparation and fruit juice blending Marlin motors have enabled savings of several thousands of pounds within just twelve months. FULL STORY...

Appetite for Engineering 2017: The countdown has started

To both inspire and educate engineers working across the food and beverage sector about the benefits of automation technologies, this year's Appetite for Engineering event will be taking place at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) at Ansty Park in Coventry on 19th October. Suzanne Gill reports. FULL STORY...

Weetabix saves £1000s by eliminating motor failures

Elimination of motor failures has saved £1000s in maintenance engineering costs for Weetabix. These savings have accrued following the installation of ‘Marlin’ stainless steel AC motors from Lafert as replacements for conventional motors on breakfast cereal extruders at a production facility in Corby. FULL STORY...

Motors: can you have it all?

Brian Bannister, motor specialist and managing director at Lafert Electric Motors, spoke to Food Processing about what specifiers should look for when choosing a motor. FULL STORY...

Stainless steel motor makes cleaning a less sticky operation

The use of stainless steel motors has helped The Village Bakery to speed up its end of day cleaning operations in the savouries department. FULL STORY...

Looking beyond the purchase price

Selecting products for use in mixing and blending operations in the food and beverage sector should never be based on cost alone. FULL STORY...

EXCLUSIVE FSA responds to FP's 'bagging' scandal story

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has reacted to the Food Processing report about several food factories, including one household name brand, that were said to be risking all by indulging in a technique known as 'bagging' in order to clean the motors in their plants.FULL STORY...

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