Proud to Support Local Technical Schools Earlier this year, Kurz was delighted to donate motors to Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The motors are being used for their Electrical Apprenticeship Program, and helps provide students with hands-on training. Supporting trade-work training programs is very important to our region, and important to us at Kurz too. Thank you to all the [read more…]
Name: Jim Steinbrecher Job Title: Repair Coordinator Years in industry: 37 Years with Kurz: 11 Area of expertise: All things electric motor. Reasons you love your career: The people both inside and outside the organization. Favorite hobby/pastime: C7… (side note from Jessica- I had to ask Jim [read more…]
Name: Roger Court Job Title: Inside Sales / Motor Specialist Years in industry: 12 Years with Kurz: 12 Areas of expertise: AC motors NEMA and IEC Reason you love your career: I enjoy the day in and day out challenges of helping our customers select and purchase [read more…]
Thank you to everyone that was able to join us on Thursday, July 23rd, at the Wisconsin International Raceway. A great time was had by all!
A large Recycling Paperboard Manufacturer on the East Side of Milwaukee began using Kurz for Predictive Maintenance Testing (PdM) on critical motors in 2013. PdM measures are designed to help determine the condition of in-service equipment in order to predict when maintenance should be performed. After acquiring baseline data, Kurz identified an inconsistency with a large [read more…]
When faced with a motor need, much thought & consideration is often given to the sizing & selection of the motor to ensure it is suitable for the application. But what about the coupling? Many motor applications are direct coupled and thus require some analysis for selection of the proper coupling. Of course knowing the [read more…]
Kurz Industrial Solutions is one of the premier distributors for the State of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan to handle the Toshiba line of low voltage and medium voltage adjustable speed drives and motors. Toshiba is the leading manufacturer of these drives & motors ranging from 1 to 10000 HP and 230 to 4600Vac. Toshiba [read more…]