WEG is a leading global solutions provider for drive technology, energy generation and distribution, as well as for automation technology and panel building. Founded in 1961 in Brazil by three entrepreneurs of German ancestry, WEG has evolved into one of the most important manufacturers of electric motors worldwide. The company has more than 30,000 employees in manufacturing plants in Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, the USA, Germany, Austria, Portugal, China, India and South Africa as well as in branches in more than 25 countries worldwide.
Thanks to its wide-ranging portfolio and a high level of vertical integration, the manufacturer can offer innovative integrated solutions for electric drive systems. These include low and high voltage motors, Ex-motors, geared motors, frequency inverters, low voltage switchgear, transformers and generators, as well as full turn-key systems.