Welcome to SAF Drives Inc.
SAF Drives is one of North America's leading manufacturers of drive solutions and solid-state starters.
SAF is home to SAF OPAL Starters a reduced voltage starter line an established market leader in dependability and exceptional value as well as their recognized line of rugged DC Drive products with over three decades of history.
Originally incorporated in 1976 as Saftronics (SAF), the early years of operation were based in Guelph, and then Stratford. In 1987, Sutherland-Schultz Limited acquired SAF's Canadian shares, and the company was moved to Kitchener, and operated as a division of Sutherland-Schultz and subsequently Brock Solutions.
In July 2010, SAF transitioned once again into an independent entity (see News Release) with a dedicated focus to develop and manufacture drives and solid-state starters. The current team boasts a combined 150-years of drives manufacturing and industry experience and a commitment to maintain and grow the SAF brand and the unrivaled quality and reliability that has become synonymous with the SAF name.
When you choose SAF, you choose:
- Market leadership
- Quality product
- Exceptional Technical Expertise
- On-time delivery
- Unfailing support
All SAF products are backed by the SAF Seal of Assurance that says we "promise to deliver and we deliver what we promise".