VFD or Softstarter


Understanding the technology behind some of our products means you can choose the best for your particular application, whether your need is for a single product or a complete system.We combine state-of-the-art technology for accurate motor control, with robust design and user-friendliness. Read what forms our products and which technology best suits your needs.

Explaining our technology

What is a VFD (Variable Frequency Drive) and where is it used?

What is a VFD (Variable Frequency Drive) also often commonly known as Frequency Inverter, Frequency Converter or AC Drive? A VFD is a motor control device that protects and controls the speed of an AC induction motor. 

What is a softstarter and where is it used?

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A softstarter is a device that gradually increases the voltage to a motor instead of giving the full voltage directly. The softstarter allows for smooth acceleration instead of a sudden burst of power.

VFD or Softstarter

Great partnerships for evolving technology

CG Drives & Automation is the technology partner of energy efficient products and solutions. Devoted to green-tech innovation. Committed to quality and reliable services.

Finding the right technology

Our modular design philosophy lets us deliver complete solutions based on standard, well proven products – regardless if the application area is for marine, power, oil/gas, material or water handling.

Our research and development department and dedicated applications teams are there to help you pick the right technology solution based on your requirements.

We put all our energy into saving yours

We put all of our energy into saving yours. This slogan isn’t just our attitude. It reflects the core of our operations – improving energy efficiency to reduce electric energy consumption – and reducing the overall carbon footprint of industrial processes.

Our Emotron solutions save energy and reduce dependence on fossil fuels, thereby reducing environmental impact and contributing to sustainable operations. Specially our active front-end and regenerating technology enable significant savings in kilowatt hours and carbon emissions, reducing costs for our customers and for society.