Electric Equipment Solutions are Safe, Cost Effective and Reliable

WSM Equipment has been electric since 1947

Switching to stationary electric equipment offers numerous advantages that can transform your operations. WSM electric-powered machinery is not only more reliable and cost-effective, but also significantly safer. By choosing electric solutions, you can often eliminate the need for permits from local air pollution control districts, take advantage of new tax incentives/programs, and reduce overall maintenance time and expenses.

WSM Equipment has been electric since 1947, producing some of the toughest stationary electric equipment in the industry, which is truly ‘Built to Last’. There are many advantages to utilizing all electric solutions, and compared to diesel engines, WSM electric engines run more consistently and provide more torque.

Image: Electric Motors on Bark Grinding Equipment

Benefits of WSM Electric Equipment

Energy Efficiency: Electric motors are known for their higher energy efficiency compared to combustion engines, resulting in reduced energy consumption and lower operating costs over time.

Ease and Safety: Not only is it easier for the operator to manage electric equipment, it’s safer.

Quiet Operation: Electric motors operate more quietly than combustion engines, reducing noise pollution in the workplace and improving the overall working environment for operators and nearby residents.

Greater Control and Precision: Electric motors offer precise control over speed, torque, and other operating parameters, allowing for more accurate and efficient processing of materials.

Flexibility and Adaptability: All-electric equipment can often be integrated more easily into existing infrastructure and operations, offering greater flexibility in deployment and usage across various applications and industries.

Regulatory Compliance: With increasing regulations on emissions and environmental impact, using all-electric equipment can help companies meet regulatory requirements and avoid potential fines or penalties associated with non-compliance.

Environmental Sustainability: All-electric equipment produces zero emissions during operation, contributing to a cleaner and more sustainable environment compared to traditional combustion-powered machinery.

Built to Last

At West Salem Machinery, we’re dedicated to ensuring that every piece of equipment meets our “Built to Last” standard, providing comprehensive support and robust solutions to keep your machinery running optimally.

At West Salem Machinery, our commitment to “Built to Last” extends beyond the quality of our equipment. It encompasses our dedication to fostering enduring relationships with our clients, the meticulous diligence we apply in engineering, the clarity we bring to production processes, and the unwavering intention we put towards providing exceptional service throughout the lifespan of our machinery.


WSM’s approach to product development and testing always starts with your end product in mind.

Helping customers produce the finished product they need in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

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