Repair Services

Since our founding over 50 years ago, Burford Electric Service has been in the business of repairing  industrial electrical and mechanical equipment. This equipment includes, but is not limited to: AC & DC electric motors, large synchronous motors, explosion proof motors, squirrel cage rotors, generators, pumps, fans, gearboxes, rolls, impellors and babbitt bearings (including Kingsbury bearings).

At Burford we repair all sizes of  NEMA, above NEMA and metric motors from fractional to 10,000 HP.  We also specialize in the repair of large, technically complex motors like force oil lubricated 2-pole machines and Kingsbury bearing style vertical motors.

Burford Electric has developed an outstanding reputation in the electric motor repair industry due to our unrelenting commitment to quality and outstanding customer service.

Click here to see examples of equipment during our repair process.

 

Large Kingsbury style vertical motor

  • AC Induction Motor and Generators thru approximately 10,000 HP
  • AC Squirrel Cage Induction Machines
  • Hi-Voltage Rewinds up to 6,600 V
  • Large DC Motors and Generators
  • Large Vertical Motors
  • Large Synchronous motors
  • Large 2 pole machines
  • Lexseco 2125 Core Loss Tester
  • 30,000 LB Dynamic Balancing
  • UL Motor Re-certification
  • Ultrasonic Testing, Shaft and Bearing Repairs
  • Sleeve Bearing Repair
  • 25-Ton Overhead Crane Capacity
  • 900HP Dynamometer @ 3600 RPM
  • AC and DC Motor Redesign
  • DC Motor Commutator Repair
  • AC Rotor Repairs
  • Wound Rotor Rewinding
  • DC Armature Rewinding
  • Synchronous Rotor Rewinding
  • Kingsbury Bearing Repair
  • ExtendaLife VPI Processing in a 10′ Vessel

    10′ Epoxy VPI Tank

  • Complete DC Motor Rewinding
  • Synchronous Rotor Repairs
  • Traction Motor Repair
  • MCE Testing
  • Stator Restacking
  • Polarization Index Testing
  • Groundwall Insulation Testing
  • Pump Repairs
  • Gearbox Repairs
  • Welding and Machining
  • Lathe and Millwork

 

We also provide field services: On-site motor removal and re-installation,  predictive maintenance, laser shaft alignment, vibration analysis, dynamic balancing, infrared thermography, and oil wear particle analysis.