VDG (Van der Graaf)
VDG (Van der Graaf) is a leading designer and manufacturer of drum motors for all types of belt conveyors in the food processing, packaging, airline and heavy equipment industries.The innovative VDG design drum motor encloses all moving parts inside the drum, eliminating any externally-mounted conveyor drive components- increasing space utilization, production and safety, and reducing maintenance, downtime, noise, energy, and costs.
The new IntelliDrive™ drum motor features permanent magnet motor technology with an integrated variable frequency drive, simplifies belt speed selection without the loss of torque or belt-pull. The continuous profiled SSV Sanitary drum motor has the belt profile machined directly on to the drum to drive food conveyor belts without the use of sprockets.
VDG drum motors are manufactured in the USA and Canada since 1985, using cutting edge production technology and automation to design a superior product that meets customer needs in a changing marketplace.