Drives

We are Danfoss Drives

We are Danfoss Drives

Since introducing the world to AC drives back in 1968, we’ve continued to lead the charge when it comes to bringing variable speed control to electric motors. Drawing on decades of passion and experience within a wide range of industries so we can deliver drives that work with any motor or system.

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Welcome efficiency. Welcome electric.

Our ambition is to help you achieve your electrification goals. Because together we can create a sustainable future powered by electricity. We want to make that transformation seamless and economical, by allowing you to embrace electrification and hybridization at scale without compromise. That way you can run fully optimized applications in fast charging, marine electrification, and Power-to-X that you can always rely on. To achieve this, we need to integrate renewables and clean energy into tomorrow's smart energy systems - powering green hydrogen, distributed grids, and marine vessels with hybrid and electric systems. 

The best food plants are powered by Danfoss Drives

The best food plants are powered by Danfoss Drives

To thrive in today’s world, you need a food plant that can be scaled up quickly and efficiently. That’s why we’ve made sure our powerful, smart and highly compact drives can be adapted to your exact requirements. No matter your area of focus or the level of AC motor speed control you’re aiming for.

Danfoss Drives overview

Danfoss Drives: a brief overview

From our first low-voltage drive to our most recent product launch, we’ve remained at the forefront of technological breakthroughs thanks to a healthy investment in people and R&D. Now, today, we’re proud to boast a portfolio that also includes servo drives, harmonics drives and medium-voltage drives – with an aim to deliver the kind of technology and digital solutions that will enable our customers to excel in an ever-changing world.

What’s new with drives?

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    Driving best-in-class Power-to-X solutions, together
    Thursday, May 19, 2022

    "To reach the goals in the Paris agreement, we need to accelerate use of green technologies. Therefore, we are delighted to share the news that Hitachi Energy has invited Danfoss Drives to collaborate on delivering the complete power supply systems from the grid to the electrolyzer for Power-to-X projects”, explains Søren Kvorning, Senior Vice President – Head of Global Sales, Marketing & Services at Danfoss Drives.

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    Danish Maritime supports marine decarbonization initiatives at Danfoss
    Tuesday, May 10, 2022

    Danfoss Drives was delighted to host a visit by Danish Maritime CEO Jenny Braat to the Graasten factory, on 6 May. The Danish Maritime business association represents Danish manufacturers of maritime equipment and vessels, and in this capacity a dialogue is more relevant than ever for Danfoss Drives, as we expand our support to marine decarbonization at an accelerating rate. Amongst other opportunities, Jenny Braat highlighted that ferry electrification reduces CO2 emissions by a potential 30,000 tpa in Denmark alone.

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    Vesa Laisi to retire from Danfoss; Mika Kulju new President of Danfoss Drives as of October 2022
    Thursday, April 21, 2022

    Mika Kulju, who until recently was President of the ABB Drive Products division, has been announced as the new President of Danfoss Drives, succeeding Vesa Laisi who will retire from Danfoss after eight years as President of Danfoss Drives.

Use your drive as a sensor

With our intelligent drives by your side, unleash the full power of IIoT and do so much more than simply optimize your plant’s performance. Transform your systems by introducing predictive and condition-based monitoring and turn your drive into your smartest sensor.

How can Danfoss Drives improve your operations?

Events calendar

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    Nor-Fishing 2022
    23 - 26 August, 2022, Conferences, Trade shows, Trondheim Spektrum, Norway

    Nor-Fishing is the international meeting place for the fishery industry, and today is the world's biggest exhibition for aquaculture technology. Danfoss participates at the exhibition taking place from 23 to 26 August, 2022, at the Trondheim Spektrum in Norway. 

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    Danfoss at SMM: the place where electrification and energy efficiency at sea starts
    6 - 9 September, 2022, Trade shows, Hamburg

    SMM is the world’s leading maritime trade fair. Maritime industry professionals from across the globe will gather in Hamburg on September 6-9 to get a complete overview of the latest innovations within the shipping industry.

Danfoss Drives knowledge center

In our knowledge center, you’ll find everything you need to get the most out of your Danfoss Drives solution: sign up for a training course, read our take on relevant hot topics and stay ahead of the latest industry innovations.