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Traction Motors and Vehicle Electrification

With manufacturing plants on three continents, Nidec Motor Corporation provides a wide variety of traction motors as well as end-to-end vehicle electrification components. Unlike most manufacturers who specialize in one aspect of vehicle electrification, Nidec manufactures any or all of the components, from generators, to controllers to motors ensuring that there is no bias towards one part of the system. They all work in harmony.


Typical Traction Motor, Generator and Controls Applications include:

  • Urban transit
  • Mining Equipment
  • Construction equipment
  • Agriculture
  • Other forms of diesel-electric hybrid vehicles
  • Many other on-road and off-road vehicles, our experience spans all applications


We provide all relevant Vehicle Electrification machine technologies

  • Interior permanent magnet
  • Surface mount permanent  magnets
  • Switched Reluctance
  • Controlled Speed Induction
  • Distributed Wound
  • Concentrated Wound
  • Edge Wound
  • Traction Motors
  • Generators
  • Auxiliary and Accessory Motors
  • Air Cooled Machines
  • Liquid Cooled Machines
  • Oil Cooled Machines
  • Liquid cooled Inverters
  • Air Cooled Inverters
  • Brake choppers
  • DC-DC Converters
  • ePTO’s


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