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Live Event: Motor Standards and Certifications for Hazardous Locations

Let us help you understand the differences between NEMA and IEC motor standards and certifications for hazardous locations. While both can be suited for harsh environments, each organization has their own set of guidelines when specified and installed.

On August 20th at 2:00 PM ET, product specialist, Fred McCutchan and application specialist, Terry White from Baldor along with Chemical Processing Magazine will compare each organizations standards and certifications.


Fred and Terry will share insight on:

  • NEMA and IEC motor characteristics comparison
  • NEMA hazardous location standards and certifications
  • IEC hazardous location standards and certifications

About presenters

Fred McCutchan

Fred McCutchan is the Product Specialist for Severe Duty and Explosion Proof Motors at Baldor Electric Company in Fort Smith, Arkansas.  He holds a degree in Electronics, certificates in Industrial Maintenance, and has over 20 years of experience in the electric motor industry.  His prior roles include Application Specialist, International Sales Engineer, and General Purpose Product Specialist.

Terry White

Terry White is an IEC Application Specialist. He has been with Baldor since 2004 and has been in product support for the IEC product line for the past three years. He has completed several hours of training in regards to the IEC product line and is extremely familiar with Minimum Efficiency Performance Standards.

REGISTER for the webinar on August 20th, 2:00 PM ET.​