Gulf Electroquip Ltd

425 North Wayside Drive
Houston,  TX  77020

United States
  • Booth: 1215

Gulf Electroquip is a globally recognized organization that repairs and remanufactures AC and DC drilling motors in our certified Service Center, sells original parts, and conducts load testing. We manufacture top drive motors and drilling motors from 400 HP to 2500 HP, motor blowers from 5 HP to 25 HP, and original design ventilation fans.

 Press Releases

  • Gulf Electroquip and Ideal Electric Company are co-branding in Booth 1215 at OTC2020. 

    Gulf Electroquip designs, builds, remanufactures, and repair motors & generators.

    Gulf Electroquip provides new, remanufactured and repaired 200 HP to 3000 HP AC & DC Drilling Motors for top drives, drawworks, mud pumps, rotary tables and winches; AC Generators, Traction Motor Spark Arrestors, Motor Blowers, Bug Blowers & a wide range of safety products. All supported by load testing services and one of the most complete parts inventories in the country. GEQ is ISO 9001:2008 certified.

    Gulf Electroquip has emergency AC top drive motors, AC drilling motors, AC generators or motor blowers you need in stock for immediate delivery.  Contact Gulf Electroquip for more product specs and details.

    Gulf Electroquip stocks new GE AC motors meaning lower prices and faster delivery to you. Choose from: GEB 22 1150 HP, GEB 27 1500 HP and GEB 28 1500 HP motors.

    Gulf Electroquip is an ISO certified, quality-oriented company to send motors when they require repair or remanufacture. GEQ’s complete certified machine shop facility and full-load and no-load services meet all requirements for manufacturing and remanufacturing.

    Gulf Electroquip is a GE factory-authorized repair facility and remanufactures AC and DC drilling motors. Brands include GE, EMD and WEG. Gulf Electroquip also remanufactures AC and DC top drive traction motors including GE, GEQ, EMD and WEG.

    IDEAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, formerly Hyundai Ideal Electric Co., is a market leader in power generators for gas, steam, hydro, and diesel engines, up to 50 MVA.

    Ideal Electric is a globally established American manufacturer of electric motors and generators, switchgear and control systems for all applications including industrial, oil, gas and petrochemical, water and infrastructure, pulp and paper, air handling, marine, mining, power generation and renewable energy.

    The company’s product line includes all types of industrial switchgear and rotating equipment. Current capabilities range from standard 125 HP hermetic induction motors to customized 50,000 KVA water-cooled synchronous generators. Ideal’s motor product line includes both induction and synchronous designs with ratings of 200 HP-35,000 HP. The company provides custom designs and supply complete packages, including motor starters and controls.

    Ideal’s test floor allows for complete testing of synchronous motors and generators in the vertical and horizontal configuration and full load testing of induction motors up to 8000 HP, at voltages from 480 volts to 13.8 kv and at 60Hz and 50 Hz.

    Ideal Electric Company is a privately held affiliate of Gulf Electroquip Ltd. of Houston, Texas.


  • DRILLMAX AC Drilling Motors
    Engineered and manufactured for performance, productivity and durability. Ideal for oil and gas rig mud pumps, drawworks, rotary tables & winches.


    • Drawworks - increased torque for faster tripping speeds at top speed
    • Mud Pump – oversized alloy shaft for heavy belt load
    • Anti-cogging design for smooth creep speed operation
    • Junction box with universal access – for LH/RH/top entry is standard (Optional typical side mount available)
    • Mounting dimensions - 1000 - 1500 HP: Standard oilfield, 1750 - 2000 HP: Increased stability of additional 2 rear feet
    • Optional Whisperclean Motor Blower with double cleaning technology
    • Custom designs supplied for your needs


    • VFD ready design
    • Intermittent to higher capacity
    • Max speed 3000 RPM (on DW config)
    • Insulated non-drive end bearing
    • Form wound Class H Kapton-Mica VPI windings
    • Rotor windings are copper bar alloy
    • Grease lubricated anti-friction bearings
    • Stator RTD’s – (6) 100 Ohm Plat.
    • Shaft material high tensile strength in 4140 or 4340 steel
    • ISO precision balance
    • Space heaters
    • Junction box


    • Exhaust configuration options
    • IP 44 motor enclosure
    • IP 56 junction box enclosure
    • Encoder
    • Air pressure switch
    • Double shaft extension
    • Full HP Dyno Testing
    • Custom design changes to ANY part to fit your needs
  • DRILLMAX600 Top Drive Motors
    Engineered and manufactured for performance, productivity and durability. Ideal for oil and gas rig top drives.


    • True & certified 600 HP continuous - DRILLMAX600 and DRILLMAX600 XL - high performance, certified arrangement
    • New higher strength bearings and seals
    • Double the bearings system
    • Safer and faster connection
    • Eliminating terminal block - Copper buss tabs – ‘Bolt, Tape and Go’
    • Patented Double Clean Blower (optional)
    • Form wound Kapton windings
    • Interchangeable with existing motors


    • Horsepower: 600
    • Rated Voltage: 575 V
    • Rated Frequency: 39.4 Hz
    • Base Speed: 1156 RPM
    • Max Speed: 2417 RPM
    • Duty: (IEC) S1, Continuous
    • Maximum Current at Full Load: 590 Amps (Not to Exceed)
    • Efficiency: 93.9%
    • Number of Poles: 4
    • Full Load Torque: 2726 ft. - lbs. (3696 Nm)
    • Ambient Conditions: -40°C to +55°C with SCFM Cooling Air
    • Maximum Altitude: 1 Km (3300 ft.)
    • Upper Bearing: Four Point Contact Ball Bearing
    • Lower Bearing: Cylindrical Roller Bearing
    • Cooling: Separate Force Ventilation: - SCFM at 40°C
    • Enclosure: IP44


    • Thermal Block
    • RTDs
    • Brake Hub
    • Junction Box
    • Pinion
    • Cable Connections Splice Kit
    • Special Options
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