Architect's Rendering of the new facilities as of June, 2014

Electric Motor Repair and Service Since 1959.

VPI Tank

Red Stick Armature has been in business since 1959, making us the oldest, locally-owned, complete electric motor repair and service shop in the state of Louisiana.

We repair all types of AC and DC motors along with generators of any size.

Team Red Stick’s mission is to continually improve the quality of our repair shop and field service work.

You’ll appreciate the special services Red Stick Armature Works has to offer. We provide rewinding and repair, dynamic balancing, and equipment testing, in-house or at your site. Most of our equipment is portable, to eliminate as much inconvenience as possible. We have 24-hour emergency service available and we repair all types of AC and DC motor and generators of all sizes.

Capabilities

We offer a huge 33,000 square foot repair facility fully equipped with three 20-ton overhead cranes, one 7.5-ton overhead crane and two 5-ton overhead cranes. Our 13,000 sq. ft. storage facility is equipped with a 20 ton overhead crane. Lifting capacity is 40 tons which means we are capable of handling most jobs.

Red Stick’s complete machine shop includes (3) lathes, vertical boring mill and horizontal milling machine. Our turning capabilities are up to 54 inches.

Our winding department houses the HeatTek fully-automated Vacuum Pressure Impregnation Systems (VPI) with 12’ x 12’ deep automation controls system and is the largest in the State of Louisiana and one of the few in the United States.

striving for the highest quality using the most up-to-date equipment

Red Stick Armature Works continually strives to provide the highest quality work for our customers using the most up-to-date equipment which includes a Steelman Process Oven, Viking Paint Booth, HeatTek VPI System, Stewart Warner Balancing Machine, two computerized Schenck Trebel Balancing Machines and an Ace Winding Machine.

Our shop provides an office for our customers’ use while observing repairs or testing of equipment. We also digitally transmit images of motors during all phases of repair via e-mail. Our facility is fully equipped with state of the art test equipment including Hipotronics Motor Test System, AW I-900E Dynamometer, PdMA MCEmax Tester, CSI2130 Vibration Analyzer and two 12KV Baker Surge Testers.

At Red Stick Armature Works we’re never too busy to serve your special needs. We offer full machine and welding shop capabilities. We’re an authorized repair station for Baldor/Reliance, General Electric, Leeson, Lincoln, Louis Allis, Marathon, Siemens, Teco-Westinghouse, Toshiba, U.S. and WEG. We are approved by Underwriters Laboratories to re-build electric motors and generators for hazardous locations.

Client's Office

We provide an office complete with desk, telephone and observation window into the service area, for our clients offering convenience while observing motors or generators being repaired.