Emerson / Saftronics Products:
In October 2005 Saftronics becomes a unit of Emerson Industrial Automation and strengthens the drives and drives system portfolio of Emerson’s Control Techniques division. Saftronics has, for the last 30+ years, been designing, manufacturing, distributing and servicing a full range of solid state motor controls for industrial automation in several countries around the world. From fractional horse powers to several thousand horsepower we have the product, within our wide product range, to optimize every application requiring control of speed and torque of electric motors. Our success in serving our customer’s needs is demonstrated by our rapid growth at rates in excess of the market as a whole. This growth has been achieved by our continuing commitment to offer world-class products supported by superior technical support. Saftronics is a leader in a wide range of industries from water and HVAC to mining, with assembly locations throughout North America. One of our strengths is our willingness to provide custom-engineered solutions to our customer’s drive problems more quickly and more cost effectively than our competitors. With engineering centers located across North America we can act quickly and leverage the expertise of any center when required. Our products are available through an extensive network of distributors, original equipment manufactures and value-added resellers covering primarily North and South America. Primary products consist of the following categories:
- Variable Frequency Inverters for AC motors from 0.25 Hp to 5000HP (0.125kW – 4MW)
- Variable Speed Drives (1PH/3PH input) for DC motors from 0.25HP to 5000HP (0.125kW – 4MW)
- Solid State Reduced Voltage Starters for AC motors from 5HP to 5000HP (3.75kW – 4MW)
- Custom engineered systems using all of the above products.
As part of its commitment to long term growth, Saftronics invests a substantial portion of its resources into ongoing research and development. Our very experienced team of hardware and software engineers, not only ensures that our products continue to be of the highest standards available, but also provides our customers with innovative and cost effective solutions to their automation drive needs.